This 288-hour program prepares individuals for entry-level positions in the advanced manufacturing industry.

The training covers blueprint reading, applied math, job layout, hand and power tools, manual milling, manual lathe, grinding, band saw and CNC lathe and mill machines. The training will provide a NIMS Level 1 certification. Individuals will be connected with employers through the program's prescreening and post-interviewing process.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • A New Jersey resident.
  • High school diploma or HSE (High School Equivalency).
  • TABE test may be required. (A score of 9th grade minimum – may vary according to employer).
  • Satisfactory background check and drug screening for employment.
  • Attend the information session and employer recruitment session.

Some programs are grant-funded, if you meet the grant eligibility requirements there is no cost to you.

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