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NIMS and Gene Haas Foundation Awards SkillsUSA Scholarships for Young Manufacturing Talent

Louisville, KY – NIMS, the precision manufacturing industry’s premier standards and certification body, and the Gene Haas Foundation (GHF), which provides scholarships to schools for students entering technical training programs, are partnering to provide scholarship funds directly to the near-future … Continue reading

Manufacturing Education and Credential Leaders Launch 21st Century Training Solution

Wednesday, June 14, 2017—Today, the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), the manufacturing industry’s developer of skills standards and credentials, and Immerse2Learn, are introducing a new manufacturing, engineering and technology training solution that combines simulation-based online learning, multimedia software and … Continue reading

NIMS Announces Advisory Council to Support Development of NIMS Standards and Credentials in Advanced Manufacturing

The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), the manufacturing industry’s developer of skills standards and credentials, is delighted to announce the formation of our new Advisory Council.  The NIMS Advisory Council includes subject matter experts from the manufacturing industry and … Continue reading

New Program Seeks to Close the Industrial Maintenance Skills Gap

Building a stronger workforce by preparing graduates to enter careers, not jobs In 2016, Paul Wahnish set out to create a state-of-the-art mechatronics program at Valencia College’s Advanced Manufacturing Training Center located in Kissimmee, Florida. Using NIMS Industrial Technology Maintenance … Continue reading