Tooling U-SME Workforce Development Newsletter
  Q4 • 2017
 
 
 
 
Tooling U-SME Career Pathways Assessment
 
 
 
NIMS Partnership
 
 
Tooling U-SME and NIMS Partner to Integrate Training Content and Credentialing
 
National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) announced a new collaboration integrating Tooling U-SME’s online learning and development resources with the institute’s machining level 1 credentials.
 
 
Pella Case Study
 
 
Profiles of Success: the West Virginia Women Work's Pre-Apprenticeship Program
 
Tooling U-SME’s workforce education gave these students the flexibility to learn a new trade and provide their families with a better life through the West Virginia Women Work advanced manufacturing pre-apprenticeship program.  
 
 
 
FABTECH logo
 
 
Accelerating Manufacturing Through STEM Initiatives
 
The basics of STEM are not new for students growing up in the era of rapid technology growth and accessibility. However, many students lack the connection between STEM education and real-world applications. 
 
 
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
5 Best Practices
 
 
Jan 30-Feb 2, 2018 | New Orleans, LA
AACC Workforce Development Institute 2018

Community college workforce and economic development efforts, now more than ever, require collaboration and cooperation across policies, practices, initiatives, partners, and funders. 
 
 
5 Best Practices
 
 
Mar 24-27, 2018 | Washington, DC
The Forum 2018

Hosted by the National Association of Workforce Boards,The Forum is a place where many organizations and their diverse constituencies come together to create a supported and united response to the collective mission of workforce development.
 
 
 
5 Best Practices
 
 
Apr 6-7, 2018 | Hastings, NE
4th North Central Regional HTEC

The conference includes workshops, panels, and networking opportunities, as well as tours of both industrial and educational facilities in the area.
 
 
 
Industrial Sales
 
 
Apprenticeship News
 
The Secretary of Labor has named the members of the Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion and called upon the group to advise the agency on promotion of apprenticeship models across a range of industries.  
 
 
 
 
Apprenticeship White Paper
 
 
Featured Guest Blog: Larry Autry, Instructor, TCAT Ripley
 
As a technical college instructor from the small town of Ripley, Tennessee, my goal is to be able to train every student, taking them to the point where they can go out into the world and make a difference for themselves and their employers. Technology is rapidly changing, and my students need to have an edge to survive and compete.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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