Manufacturing PathwayBrief Description
This Pathway includes a Manufacturing 1 class which follows EWIB's Youth Manufacturing Pipeline program. This Pathway also includes QVCC CCP classes in Blueprint Reading and SolidWorks. Students can earn QVCC credit towards their Advanced Manufacturing Certificate. Next year students in these classes will be able to test for NIMS credentials with school district funded tests.
Year Program Started
Grade Level Sequence
8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Manufacturing Production Process, Manufacturing Production
Academic Design and Delivery
Number of courses required to complete or offered in the program:
Total credits required to complete the program:
National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), SolidWorks Certification, Credit(s) towards an associate degree, A certificate of completion of a pre-apprenticeship,
Yes - Description of the YMPI course can be found on EWIB's website. Course descriptions of the CCP courses can be found on the college's web site.
How often program curriculum is reviewed
Description of the YMPI course can be found on EWIB's website. Course descriptions of the CCP courses can be found on the college's web site.
Stakeholders participating in program review
Education: This may include a high school diploma or equivalent, postsecondary degree or completion of postsecondary level CTE coursework.
Opportunities to earn credit articulating to the next level of education
Articulation agreements, Dual or concurrent enrollment programs
Yes - Spirol in Dayville, CT. Whitcraft in Eastford, CT. We were working to expand this list last year. Progress has been limited since COVID restrictions need to be observed.
TEEG a Community Service Provider here and Thompson.
Work-based learning opportunities/internships
Simulated work environments
Technology Student Association Future Business Leaders of America
Student Recruitment and Engagement
Printed materials, Guidance activities
Organizations/resources program utilized to support access and equity efforts
Credits towards a community college certificate
Program data collection