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Adult Programs

Career Discovery Workshop

The Career Discovery Workshop is designed to introduce you to the many career opportunities in the Manufacturing Industry.  Spend a half-day working on multiple hands-on projects including;

  • The Eiffel Tower
  • Print Reading & Precision Measurement
  • Basic Hand Tools

You will also earn about hiring companies and how AmSkills Career Discovery Bootcamp can launch your career in just two weeks!

Those who participate in the half-day Workshop are eligible to attend the AmSkills Career Discovery Bootcamp with Guaranteed Job Interviews with multiple employers.

Career Discovery Bootcamp

The 2-Week Bootcamp consists of:

  • Multiple Hands-On Projects
  • Print Reading and Precision Measurement
  • Intro to soldering, electrical & mechatronics
  • Shop Math course
  • Tours of Local Manufacturers’
  • Safety Course by A.C.T.
  • Employability Skills Assessment and Resume/Interview Coaching

All participants who successfully complete the Bootcamp will receive a Certificate of Completion and will be guaranteed interviews with multiple employers on the final day.


AmSkills is a Registered Florida Department of Education, Adult Pre-Apprenticeship for Advanced Manufacturing. This course introduces the essential (foundational) skills, Mechatronics, Machining and Robotics.

SACA Micro-Credentials

SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) are nationally recognized Micro-credentials, articulate into higher education programs, and short (40-60 Hours).  AmSkills is the only Gold Standard SACA Training Center in Florida, offering a wide range of advanced manufacturing certifications including;

  • Electrical Systems 1
  • Electrical Motor Control Systems 1
  • Variable Frequency Drive 1
  • Motor Control Troubleshooting 1
  • Sensor Logic Systems 1
  • Electrical Systems Installation 1
  • Programmable Controller Systems 1 
  • Programmable Controller Troubleshooting 1 
  • Pneumatic Systems 1 
  • Mechanical Power Systems 1

These micro-credentials stack into an industrial certification that demonstrates your skills and knowledge to current and future employers across multiple industrial disciplines.


This program follows NIMS skills standards to align curriculum to industry practices and rely on NIMS credentials as an industry-recognized validation of student comprehension and instructional quality.

Our courses prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to operate Manual and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine tools including lathes, mills, precision measuring tools in order to perform machining functions such as cutting, drilling, shaping, and finishing products and component parts.


In partnership with Amatrol Training systems to provide and deliver the technical knowledge and hands on training in the following skillsets: Industrial Electricity, Mechanical Components, Fluid Power, Motor Controls and Programmable Logic Controllers. 

Apprenticeship Program

AmSkills is a Registered Florida Department of Education, employer-sponsored Apprenticeship for occupations including Mechatronics Technician, Manual Machinist, CNC Machinist and Robotics Technician (2022). AmSkills provides Related Training Instruction (RTI) for these occupations, Apprenticeship Program Management, Coaching and Assessments for this Competency-Based program.

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