NIMS - National Institute for Metalworking Skills

NIMS - National Institute for Metalworking Skills

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I want to change my sim number
I just gave my class the measurement materials and safety test almost the whole class failed Ive never had it happen it appears that NIMS changed the test but still have the study guides on the site from 2003 ,Why is this ?
Can anyone recommend a good study guide for the Drill press and grinding for the nims tests
Mr. Matt Call, the Director at United Technical Center, proudly presents Chase Dunaway with his
NIMS CNC Turning: Programming, Set-up and Operation Level 1 certification.
This is the first CNC certification earned at United Technical Center. Congratulations Chase on a job well
done.

NIMS (National Institute for Metalworking Skills) certifies a skilled workforce for a global economy. Empowering organizations and individuals since 1995.

NIMS sets industry skills standards, certifies individual skills against the standards, accredits training programs that meet NIMS quality requirements, and promotes innovative solutions, such as competency-based apprenticeship, to connect credentialed and work-ready individuals with employers.

Operating as usual

Timeline Photos 10/01/2021

Congratulations to Central New Mexico Community College on becoming NIMS Accredited!!
#metalwork #accreditation #skilledtrades

Congratulations to Central New Mexico Community College on becoming NIMS Accredited!!
#metalwork #accreditation #skilledtrades

Timeline Photos 09/17/2021

Our NIMS team having a great time visiting Lincoln Electric!

Our NIMS team having a great time visiting Lincoln Electric!

09/17/2021

Congratulations!!! That is amazing work

Congratulations to the Manufacturing 2000 (M2K) students who earned 16 NIMS - National Institute for Metalworking Skills credentials at NCC in August.

NIMS credentials are earned by students, trainees, apprentices, employees, and military personnel nationwide and around the world. By earning NIMS credentials, individuals secure a competitive edge when applying for jobs because they have demonstrated that their skills meet the industry established standards. NIMS credentials are in demand by employers and never expire.

09/07/2021

NIMS Accredited Partner - DMG MORI with our very own Monica Marshall

NIMS Accredited Partner - DMG MORI with our very own Monica Marshall

Enhance Your Training Program with NIMS Smart Solutions 07/23/2021

Enhance Your Training Program with NIMS Smart Solutions

Check out our new video on how NIMS can enhance your training program!

Enhance Your Training Program with NIMS Smart Solutions NIMS engages with employers by taking them on a journey to enhance their training programs. Each step within our engagement process has a fork in the road fo...

06/24/2021

Cheff Jeff’s Keynote Address at the NAWB

Just an amazing keynote from #chefjeff who shared his incredible and heartbreaking personal story of how poverty is directly connected to workforce development.

Photos from NIMS - National Institute for Metalworking Skills's post 06/24/2021

Great morning sessions at the #NAWBForum! First in-person conference and we couldn’t be happier to connect with so many thought leaders in workforce development.

06/17/2021

PCTVS Manufacturing Technology - Titans of CNC Parts

Check out this video! Great work by these students!!

Mercer CCC advanced manufacturing program is 1st in N.J. to gain national accreditation | ROI-NJ 06/10/2021

Mercer CCC advanced manufacturing program is 1st in N.J. to gain national accreditation | ROI-NJ

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Mercer CCC advanced manufacturing program is 1st in N.J. to gain national accreditation | ROI-NJ Mercer County Community College’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology Program is designed to prepare students for the modern manufacturing environment. Certificates of proficiency in the industry are highly attractive to employers who implement team-oriented design, production quality and maintenanc...

Video Conferencing, Web Conferencing, Webinars, Screen Sharing 05/24/2021

Video Conferencing, Web Conferencing, Webinars, Screen Sharing

Reminder TOMORROW is our webinar! If are you a CNC SkillsUSA Nationals contestant or instructor, register today!
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_v0AOHL0RQ16HkAfAdYGOSg

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NE State industrial workshop helps local educators keep pace with changing technology 05/18/2021

NE State industrial workshop helps local educators keep pace with changing technology

Thanks a bushel to all participants/trainees who attended the NE State Industrial Maintenance train the trainer workshop! Check out this great article!

https://northeastnation.wpcomstaging.com/2021/05/14/ne-state-industrial-workshop-helps-local-educators-keep-pace-with-changing-technology/

NE State industrial workshop helps local educators keep pace with changing technology Local educators recently completed a Northeast State-sponsored industrial maintenance workshop designed to keep students and workers in step with the ever-changing demands of technology. The Nation…

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: SkillsUSA Nationals Webinar (for Contestants & Instructors). After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. 05/17/2021

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: SkillsUSA Nationals Webinar (for Contestants & Instructors). After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar.

Are you a CNC SkillsUSA Nationals contestant or instructor?

Don't forget to register for next week's webinar!
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_v0AOHL0RQ16HkAfAdYGOSg

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: SkillsUSA Nationals Webinar (for Contestants & Instructors). After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: SkillsUSA Nationals Webinar (for Contestants & Instructors). After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar.

05/06/2021

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The RCBI Machinist Technology/CNC graduates we're honoring today are earning not just their associate degree in conjunction with Mountwest Community & Technical College and Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, but also more than 50 NIMS - National Institute for Metalworking Skills credentials, which means their skills meet industry established standards. Many already have jobs! Congrats!

Photos from DACC Instructor Todd Flessner's post 04/23/2021

Great Job!! Danville Area Community College

[04/23/21]   Don't forget to nominate those amazing Administrative Staff members at #NIMS associated organizations that help you in #manufacturing in your education at your #tradeschool #careerandtechnicaleducation #CommunityCollege or #highschool
#metalworking #machining #skills #skilledtrade

[04/21/21]   We would like to thank all Administrative members but especially those in the #manufacturing industry for helping students/individuals reach their goals! We speak to many of you daily and know how hard you work to make sure things run smoothly for your programs.
📢 In honor of Administrative Professionals Day, NIMS would like to recognize the awesome administrative staff that work at your school 🏫(HS, College, Trade, Career/Tech) or organization by sending a gift card as a small gesture of our appreciation to the 20 individuals with the most nominations!

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👏 Comment the admin member's name and organization - so we know who to contact 📞
**YOU CAN NOMINATE YOURSELF!🤳
*Nominate until Sunday 4/25 11:59pm

03/31/2021

My last interview with Evelyn Plascencia from P.S.E. Archery!

Meet CNC Planner, Evelyn! She’s only 22 and has worked at P.S.E in Tucson, AZ for 5 years! Evelyn attended Desert View High and got certified at Pima Community College!

03/24/2021

Interview with Kaitlin Lynch, Customer Success Specialist at MACDAC Engineering Inc.

Excited to talk to Kaitlin Lynch today! Kaitlin is a Customer Success Specialist at MACDAC Engineering Inc. and you won’t want to miss her story!

March 15-19 Virtual Field Trip 03/23/2021

March 15-19 Virtual Field Trip

Experience a Virtual Workplace Tour! Check out this Edge Factor video! Tour a machine shop, learn about different types of machine drills, and explore the career pathway of a CNC machinist.
#manufacturing #skilledtrades #virtualtours #cncmachinist
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March 15-19 Virtual Field Trip Watch and share Virtual Workplace Experiences hosted by inspirational women in skilled trades.

Timeline Photos 03/22/2021

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Nathaniel “Blake” Crowe, Broome High School senior and Machine Tool Technology II student, received his first NIMS certification pertaining to Measurement, Materials, and Safety. Congratulations on this great accomplishment. We are very proud of you. #DMTCPrepares NIMS - National Institute for Metalworking Skills

03/18/2021

NIMS interview with 21-year old inspiring NASA Engineer, Iridian Monge

Check out my interview this evening with Iridian Monge, Senior QA Inspector at AGM Container Controls! At only 21 years old she is changing the world one quality control at a time!

03/17/2021

3rd NIMS interview with Elizabeth Cochrane-Benoit

Excited to hear how Elizabeth Cochrane-Benoit, #Principal San Bernardino City USD was able to expose her students to the field of #manufacturing
#Teachers #collaboration

03/10/2021

Meghan West with MasterCam

Excited to hear from Meghan West, President and CEO of Mastercam as we celebrate women in skilled trades all month long!

March 8-12, 2021 Cinematic Stories 03/08/2021

March 8-12, 2021 Cinematic Stories

Check out Amber on "Kicking Axis"
#Manufacturing #internationalwomensday

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March 8-12, 2021 Cinematic Stories Be inspired by these innovative women challenging the status quo and achieving career success in the skilled trades.

[03/08/21]   Happy International Women's Day!

Fun Fact: 7/10 NIMS employees are women

03/08/2021

Wishing all the women today a happy #internationalwomensday2021

Wishing all the women today a happy #internationalwomensday2021

Timeline Photos 03/08/2021

Congratulations!!!

We did it! We are proud to announce that we are officially acknowledged by the NIMS - National Institute for Metalworking Skills Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program for Industrial Technology Maintenance. This is a great opportunity for colleges, aspiring apprentices to get DOL industry recognized credentials, and for employers to recruit a more diverse, skilled, and talented workforce. Learn more about IRAP here:

http://bit.ly/IRAP-01

03/03/2021

Live Interview with JoDee Newton

Check out my first interview with JoDee Newton as she shares her career journey in manufacturing! We are celebrating Women in Skilled Trades all month long!

02/26/2021

We are looking forward to celebrating National Women's Month starting this Monday! Stay tuned for a series of live interviews profiling Women in Skilled trades all month long #NationalWomensMonth #skilledtrades #manufacturing

We are looking forward to celebrating National Women's Month starting this Monday! Stay tuned for a series of live interviews profiling Women in Skilled trades all month long #NationalWomensMonth #skilledtrades #manufacturing

[02/26/21]   Thank you for the shoutout New Century Careers

News | New Century Careers 02/22/2021

News | New Century Careers

New Century Careers recognizes Black History Month, profiles NIMS Executive Director Montez King.
"Machinist training opens the door to a broad range of career opportunities: programmer, quality control, sales or repair of machines, an instructor, a manager or owner of a machine shop and more, as my own career demonstrates.”
https://www.ncsquared.com/news/

News | New Century Careers Montez King, executive director of NIMS, the nationally-recognized organization responsible for developing national standards and competency-based credentials in manufacturing trades,

Timeline Photos 02/10/2021

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🎺 Pre-register [email protected]'s Women in Skilled Trades Experience! March is International Women's Month and we're providing YOU with tools to celebrate women and promote skilled trades careers. Visit https://hubs.li/H0Fww7q0 today! Thanks to our partners Arts Media and Entertainment CA Schools Mastercam, SME Education Foundation, NIMS - National Institute for Metalworking Skills, ABBMotorsMechUS, & Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters

Gene Haas Foundation Gives $20,000 to SFCC 02/09/2021

Gene Haas Foundation Gives $20,000 to SFCC

Congratulations to State Fair Community College #genehaasfoundation #scholarship #manufacturing #machining
https://ksisradio.com/gene-haas-foundation-gives-20000-to-sfcc-awards-four-scholarships/

Gene Haas Foundation Gives $20,000 to SFCC SFCC recently received another $20,000 gift from the Gene Haas Foundation for Precision Machining Technology

2021 Partnership: NIMS and Edge Factor provide Free Experiences to Inspire the Future Workforce | NIMS 02/01/2021

2021 Partnership: NIMS and Edge Factor provide Free Experiences to Inspire the Future Workforce | NIMS

2021 Partnership: NIMS and Edge Factor provide Free Experiences to Inspire the Future Workforce #manufacturing #skilledtrades #handsonlearning
https://www.nims-skills.org/news/2021-01-27/1065

2021 Partnership: NIMS and Edge Factor provide Free Experiences to Inspire the Future Workforce | NIMS Back to all news 2021 Partnership: NIMS and Edge Factor provide Free Experiences to Inspire the Future Workforce This year, the National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS) is partnering with Edge Factor to inspire students and job-seekers to pursue career pathways in manufacturing and other Ski...

americanmachinist.com 01/06/2021

Skills Training and Confidence Building | CNC Software Inc.

Great example of Skills Training and Confidence Building

https://www.americanmachinist.com/cad-and-cam/media-gallery/21138464/skills-training-and-confidence-building-cnc-software-inc?utm_source=AM+Weekly+Update&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=CPS201224003&o_eid=6375D6966723F3A&rdx.ident%5Bpull%5D=omeda%7C6375D6966723F3A&oly_enc_id=6375D6966723F3A

americanmachinist.com The Advanced Manufacturing Center at Stark State College gives students the information and ability they will need for careers in CNC programming and machine-tool operating, along with a love of the work they do.

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