News

Post

1 comment   |   News
NBC 12 Dream It. Do It. Virginia.

NBC 12 Dream It. Do It. Virginia.

NBC12 Dream It. Do It. Virginia. NBC 12 – Dream It. Do It. Virginia.

Comments   |   Manufacturing Partners, News
Stihl’s manufacturing technology summer camp helps to address the skills gap

Stihl’s manufacturing technology summer camp helps to address the skills gap

Over the next decade, 2 million manufacturing jobs out of 3.5 million available positions are expected to go unfilled according to the National Association of Manufacturers. That shortage of needed versus available talent is why summer camps, such as the Manufacturing Technology Summer Camp at Stihl, are vital to help introduce young people to the […]

Comments   |   News, Training Provider News
Central Virginia Community College (CVCC) hosted a Mechatronics Open House.  Recently announced a new Career Studies Certificate.

Central Virginia Community College (CVCC) hosted a Mechatronics Open House. Recently announced a new Career Studies Certificate.

Central Virginia Community College (CVCC) recently announced a new Career Studies Certificate focused on technological skills in the areas of Mechatronics. This program provides multi-disciplinary training in the areas of electronics, electricity, mechanics, programming, shop skills, technical report writing, and affords students the chance to earn several manufacturing industry-recognized certifications. Mechatronics Press Release

Comments   |   News, Success Stories
Robotics and Cyber Academy at DBVI is a HUGE SUCCESS!!

Robotics and Cyber Academy at DBVI is a HUGE SUCCESS!!

Robotics and Cyber Academy at DBVI is a HUGE SUCCESS!!  http://www.richmond.com/business/local/virginia-robotics-and-cyber-academy-helps-teens-with-disabilities-gain/article_2c9c9070-5e68-5251-b6d3-e344c9c792c6.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=email&utm_campaign=user-share

Comments   |   News, Success Stories
Southside Virginia Community College Host Dream It. Do It. Virginia Camp to Farmville Students

Southside Virginia Community College Host Dream It. Do It. Virginia Camp to Farmville Students

Farmville students take to the skies at the Dream It! Do It! Virginia Drone Camp-Southside Virginia Community College http://www.farmvilleherald.com/2016/06/svcc-hosts-drone-camp/

Comments   |   News, Success Stories
Highlights from Valley Vocational Technical Center’s Hands-On Technology Academy

Highlights from Valley Vocational Technical Center’s Hands-On Technology Academy

Highlights from Valley Vocational Technical Center’s Hands-On Technology Academy http://www.whsv.com/content/news/Manufacturing-camp-hosted-in-Fishersville-434356563.html

Comments   |   News, Success Stories
Patrick Henry Engineering Technology Camp a “Timely Experience”

Patrick Henry Engineering Technology Camp a “Timely Experience”

Patrick Henry Engineering Technology Camp a “Timely Experience” http://www.wdbj7.com/content/news/Martinsville-and-Henry-County-students-test-out-engineering-430925453.html

Comments   |   Events
Enroll Today — Save Energy & Money Tomorrow

Enroll Today — Save Energy & Money Tomorrow

Building Operator Certification® (BOC) is the leading training and certification program for building engineers and maintenance personnel. Our graduates make their buildings more comfortable, efficient and environmentally friendly. Created and validated by industry experts and practitioners, BOC is the only credential program that is third-party verified to save energy, and the only program to require […]

Comments   |   News
Virginia Career and Technical Education: Manufacturing

Virginia Career and Technical Education: Manufacturing

Virginia’s 16 career clusters and career assessments help students investigate careers and design their plan of study to advance their career goals. Within each career cluster, there are multiple career pathways that represent a common set of skills and knowledge, including academic, technical, and career readiness skills that lead to credentials necessary to pursue a full range of career opportunities from […]

Partnerships hail high schoolers’ engineering challenge and new workforce certifications

Partnerships hail high schoolers’ engineering challenge and new workforce certifications

MARTINSVILLE, VA – Starting on June 26, high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors will be tinkering with advanced manufacturing equipment and hob knobbing with industry leaders in the engineering, technology, and manufacturing sectors. Using these resources, students will go head-to-head in a product design competition. Vying for a chance to win big, students will dive […]