Information for Parents
Considering the possibilities for your son or daughter? Consider AMskills pre-apprenticeship program for High School juniors and seniors. An excellent opportunity for students interested in engineering, manufacturing, and machinery careers. Students receive hands-on training in a real manufacturing production environment with highly-skilled industry leaders and instructors.
Benefits of the program
- Excellent career and salary outlook
- Well-rounded education in partnership with local high schools and manufacturers
- Training with certified, highly-skilled manufacturing professionals
- Superior college-prep for students interested in engineering
What types of skills will my student learn?The ciriculum consists of a variety of mechanical and technical disciplines with, as well as hands-on instruction in real-world production environments. Classes include instruction in drilling, hydraulics, milling, safety awareness, manufacturing processes, mechatronics, blueprint reading, workplace life skills and more. Not only does the pre-apprentice program provide valuable training in manufacturing skills, but also in life and career preparation, including teamwork, mechanical aptitude, problem-solving, decision-making and interpersonal skills.
Programs of Study
Juniors participate in general studies before selecting a career path their senior year. The available tracks include:
- Mechatronics Technician
- Industrial Mechanic
- CNC Machinist
For more information and details on each program of study, view our training programs.