Workforce & Community-Based Organizations

We partner with workforce development organizations to develop a skilled manufacturing workforce, benefiting individuals by preparing them for in-demand jobs and supporting manufacturers by building a pipeline of qualified workers.

As a workforce organization, you’re challenged to prepare job seekers for real job opportunities — quickly. Short-term, competency-based training from Tooling U-SME helps you do that. We work with you to build the manufacturing workforce and grow the local industry.

  • Create real-world, learning environments
  • Develop skilled workers who can be placed into high-demand, high-growth jobs quickly and build a pipeline of qualified candidates for local manufacturers
  • Provide a clear path to employment by using the same curriculum as the most successful manufacturers in the world, with the flexibility to align training to the needs of local employers
  • Open doors for job seekers, including those new to manufacturing, dislocated workers and underserved populations such as women, underemployed individuals, veterans, at-risk youth, justice-involved individuals, and more

Community-Based Organizations

Tooling U-SME creates workforce development programs that help connect underserved populations with jobs through short-term training, pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs, certifications, and industry-driven pre-employment training programs and assessments.

Economic Development Organizations

Tooling U-SME helps to build healthy state and regional economies by partnering with economic development organizations to recruit, onboard, and train a skilled workforce with skills assessments, pre-employment, and on-the-job training programs.

Flexible and Convenient

Online Classes

We have nearly 600 online classes that cover in-demand topics including Machining, Welding, Industrial Maintenance, Mechatronics, Engineering, Additive, Robotics, Smart Manufacturing, and more.

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In-Person Training

Instructor-Led Classes

Training from instructors with vast experience in manufacturing incorporates hands-on learning with industrial-level training equipment for a real-world experience.

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Nationally Recognized Credentials

Certifications

Validate knowledge and help workers get ahead with industry-recognized professional credentials.

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Measure Knowledge

Assessments

Determine what individuals already know and what they need to learn so you can effectively train to fill knowledge gaps.

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Related Training Instruction

Apprenticeships and Pre-Apprenticeships

Pair on-the-job training with related training instruction (RTI) using Tooling U-SME online classes to provide guided learning paths for educators and industry. 

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