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Related Technical Instruction Advance Manufacturing Machine Operator Apprenticeship Begins

The VMA Registered Apprenticeship Program partners with local and national employers to develop tailored programs that result in your desired workforce outcome. MSI partners with employers throughout the country to provide a variety of apprenticeship programs in various industries, ranging from cyber to electric power generation, transmission, and distribution to transportation and skilled trades.
Program is FREE  at this time.


WHAT IS A MANUFACTURING TECHNICIAN?

A Manufacturing Technician operates precision machinery, systems, and processes. Typical skills expected in these positions usually include: CAD skills, computer controlled machine programming, precision measurement, process and machine trouble-shooting, problem-solving, machine maintenance and proficient use of diagnostic and statistical tools. Manufacturing Technicians have enough broad-based knowledge about a multi-step process to successfully troubleshoot and solve problems beyond the scope of typical “machine operators.”

RTI Advanced Machine Operator runs September 29- December 16.  Apply TODAY!

Wind Turbine Training

Wind Turbine Technician – GWO Basic Safety Training (BST)

Basic Safety Training in Working at Heights, First Aid, Manual Handling, and Fire Awareness. Join us for our next BST module on October 24-28, 2022.
The aim of the BST module is to give students the knowledge and skills to safely execute work at heights, administer first aid, understand fire safety awareness, and perform Manual Handling tasks in the wind turbine industry/environment.
The course is located in Martinsville, VA at New College Institute and space is limited.
Register today for GWO certified courses in Basic Safety Training (BST) and Basic Technical Training (BTT). Visit https://newcollegeinstitute.org/gwo-training/ to learn more!
For October’s BST class, Register HEREVirginia Residents may be eligible for reduced rates for NCI’s GWO training courses.  To find out if you qualify, please fill out the Workforce Credential Grant Application HERE. Upon submitting the application, you will receive an email with additional steps required to complete the process.

Wind Turbine Training

Wind Turbine Technician Training – GWO Basic Technical Training

Basic Technical Training in Working at Heights, First Aid, Manual Handling, and Fire Awareness.
Our course is taught in a world class training center by GWO certified trainers.
This BTT module is October 17-21, 2022.
This module trains students to carry out basic electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic tasks while supervised by an experienced technician, using safe working procedures.
The course is held at New College Institute in Martinsville, VA. Class space is limited.
Register today for GWO certified courses in Basic Technical Training (BTT).
Register HEREVirginia Residents may be eligible for reduced rates for NCI’s GWO training courses.  To find out if you qualify, please fill out the Workforce Credential Grant Application HERE. Upon submitting the application, you will receive an email with additional steps required to complete the process.