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NIMS Credentials and testing now available!


National Institute for Metalworking Skills

Improve your earning potential by earning one of 11 nationally recognized metalworking credentials for machining level one.

  • Measurement, Material and Safety
  • Job Planning, Benchwork & Layout
  • Drill Press Skills I
  • Manual Milling Skills I
  • Turning Between Centers
  • Turning Chucking Skills
  • Grinding Skills I
  • CNC Milling Operator
  • CNC Milling Programming Setup & Operations
  • CNC Turning Operator
  • CNC Turning Programming Setup & Operations

cam certifications

Earn a NIMS Computer Aided-Manufacturing (CAM) Level I credential! The certification process features a practical assessment portion and a knowledge exam conducted in our on-campus test center.

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