NX CAM Advanced Techniques

$2250 – Four Days Class

NX CAM Advanced Techniques course is offered online or at the PROLIM PLM campus in Cincinnati, Ohio.

NX CAM Advanced Techniques is designed to help students with complex CAM programming productivity. The NX CAM Advanced Techniques course will provide professional instruction pertaining to advanced 3 to 5 axis milling CAM programming techniques. This intermediate/advanced level class will focus on CAM programming in the context of real-life scenarios and will include instructor-led demonstrations, follow along demonstrations, and hands-on exercises.



  • Lesson 1: Manufacturing Assemblies
  • Lesson 2: Adaptive Milling, & Cavity Mill
  • Lesson 3: Z Level Milling
  • Lesson 4: High-Speed Machining


  • Lesson 5: Fixed Axis Contour Milling
  • Lesson 6: Introduction to 4 and 5 Axis Machining
  • Lesson 7: Axis Z Level
  • Lesson 8: Variable Axis Contour Milling


  • Lesson 9: Profiling Walls with a Variable Tool Axis
  • Lesson 10: Avoid Collisions by Tiling the Tool Axis
  • Lesson 11: Feature Based Machining
  • Lesson 12: Non-Cutting Moves


  • Lesson 13: Templates
  • Lesson 14: Associates Machining Geometry
  • Lesson 15: Transferring a Part from one Setup to another Setup
  • Lesson 16: Generic Motion and Probing Operations.
Cancellation Policy

Attendee must cancel 10 business days prior to the class start date in order to receive a full refund. Cancellation requests that are received 5-10 business days prior to the class start date will result in a credit towards a future scheduled training within 12 months of the original course. Cancellations made 4 or less business days prior to the training start date or failure to appear will result in forfeiture of the course fee or an additional fee of $250 will be charged to attend a future training class within 12 months of original training.

Students registered for classes that have 2 or fewer attendees may be required to join the next scheduled class. Students will be notified of this situation a few days in advance.

Rescheduling is allowed on a one time basis only. If you do not attend within 12 months of the original training date, the entire course fee will be forfeited.

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Course Materials

NX CAM Student Guides and an NX CAM data set will be provided on USB Drive.


  • Windows Experience
  • Completion of NX Manufacturing Tutorials
  • General CNC machining knowledge
  • Previous NX CAM Programming experience
  • Completion of Essentials for NX Designers recommended but not required
  • Completion of NX CAM Fundamentals

Course Completion

At the completion of NX CAM Advanced Techniques the student will productively develop proper complex workpiece setups, efficient manufacturing 3 and 5 axis tool paths, and key system customizations that will improve efficiency. This course is designed to meet the student’s expectation to transfer classroom instruction to productivity on the job. As with each course developed and taught by an PROLIM PLM Application Engineer with Siemens PLM Software certification, the NX CAM Advanced Techniques class capitalizes on the PROLIM PLM Engineer’s intimate knowledge of the software’s development and instructs the students based on the underlying principles incorporated within the software.


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