Orthopedic & Advanced Manufacturing Training Center

The OAMTC is proud to be a partner to area employers in providing world-class training programs in a state-of-the-art facility. Beyond our academic and Corporate College programs, we also provide a variety of special services to meet unique needs in community.

National Institute of Metalworking Standards (NIMS) certification and employee qualification

Employers seeking those in the metalworking trades can partner with the OAMTC to recruit, hire, place and promote employees based on nationally-recognized National Institute of Metalworking Standards (NIMS), thereby taking the guesswork out of the process. Companies can advertise for specific NIMS credentialed skills preferring or requiring certain credentials.

Those employed in metalworking trades can also earn their credentials as a way of demonstrating their skills. Ivy Tech Community College offers the following NIMS certifications:

NIMS Level I Certifications Available - $425 Each

  • Measurement, Materials and Safety*
  • CNC Operator and Setup – Turning*
  • CNC Operator and Setup – Milling*
  • Job Planning, Benchwork and Layout*
  • Conventional Turning – Chucking*
  • Conventional Turning – Between Centers
  • Conventional Milling*
  • CNC Programming – Turning*
  • CNC Programming – Milling*
  • Surface Grinding*

*These certifications are embedded in our Machine Tool – AAS Degree Program

NIMS Level II Certifications Available - $425 Each

  • Conventional Turning – Between Centers
  • Conventional Turning – Chucking
  • Conventional Milling
  • Surface Grinding
  • Wire EDM – Programming/Setup
  • CNC Turning – Programming/Setup
  • CNC Milling – Programming/Setup

Partner with us on special projects

Do you need data on tool life under variable parameters? Do you need a special jig, fixture, or poka-yoke solution designed or manufactured? Do you need metallurgical or mechanical testing? The OAMTC’s students and staff can partner with your business on these and other special projects. Contact us with your ideas and we will put together a custom quote for your project. We’d love to help you resolve your challenges and find new opportunities!

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