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Missouri effort closes gap in workers’ skills using MT1

Missouri effort closes gap in workers’ skills using MT1

Two million jobs nationwide go unfilled due to a gap between workers’ skills and what advanced manufacturing requires, according to the respected Brookings Institution.  This matters if you are a job seeker in the technical fields who finds he or she lacks the preparation to compete for these positions.  Read more.  

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MSI Announces New Secondary Education Academic Partners in Virginia

MSI Announces New Secondary Education Academic Partners in Virginia 7-23-15

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MT1 Gets GI Bill Approval

MSI Press Release – MT1 Gets GI Bill Approval Final 5-5-15

Manufacturing Skills Institute (MSI) Contributes to National Skills Certification Growth

  Manufacturing Skills Institute (MSI) Contributes to National Skills Certification Growth Katherine DeRosear, 804.643.7489, ext. 22 RICHMOND, VA – Since 2011, over 418,000 industry-based certifications have been issued by credentialing partners of the national Skills Certification System endorsed by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). The MSI Manufacturing Technician Level 1 (MT1) certification is integral […]

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MSI & Virginia Community Colleges Announce New Industry Skills Partnership

      EMBARGOED UNTIL:                                                                                                  CONTACT: October 16, 2014                                                         Katherine DeRosear, 804.643.7489, ext. 22       MSI & Virginia Community Colleges Announce New Industry Skills Partnership –Nine Community Colleges Designated MSI Assessment Centers-   NEWPORT NEWS, VA – The Manufacturing Skills Institute (MSI), the workforce development affiliate of the Virginia Manufacturers Association, announced today […]

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MT1 Certified Trainer Course Offered

MT1 Certified Trainer Course Dec 29-30 2014  8-5pm Richmond Virginia   The Manufacturing Technician 1 (MT1) Training program was developed to meet the growing employment demands of the manufacturing industry. The MT1 Train the Trainer program addresses the behaviors, skills and materials needed by the instructor/facilitator to provide the environment which will result in the […]