Prepare Your Students for Rewarding Careers in Manufacturing

These professional development offerings provide opportunities for K-16 educators to learn more about modern manufacturing, Industry 4.0, and the rewarding career opportunities the industry offers.

EXPLORE & INSPIRE

Learn about today’s manufacturing technologies and reinvigorate your teaching strategies to inspire your students to build their Industry 4.0 skills. Tour CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center in East Hartford to see the latest technologies in action and explore available career and educational resources

Professional Development Opportunities

Teachers, counselors, and administrators, join us in-person for educator-minded tour. Learn about technologies used in additive manufacturing, precision machining, automation and metrology. Head back to the classroom with tools to inspire students to explore career opportunities in advanced manufacturing.

Tue. Feb. 15, 1 – 3

In support of January Mentoring Month, Million Women Mentors-CT & The Connecticut Afterschool Alliance hosted this Virtual Coffee event about STEM Pathways. Learn about statewide programs designed to expose and raise awareness of career paths and futures in STEM among students.

Moderated by Carolyn Alessi, Chair, MWM CT

Learn how to engage Connecticut students, especially females and other underrepresented in STEM, to pursue careers in modern manufacturing. Help collaborate to develop a robust talent pipeline that guides students to identify their talent, continue their education locally, and train for careers in CT.

Celebrate CT Manufacturing Month every day!

INTRODUCTION TO MANUFACTURING CAREERS FOR EDUCATORS

Over 4,000 manufacturing companies in Connecticut employ more than 160,000 workers. Discover how the industry is evolving through the nine Industry 4.0 technologies impacting industrial production and learn about career and educational pathways available to your students.

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 INTRODUCTION TO 3D PRINTING TECHNOLOGIES FOR EDUCATORS

The world of manufacturing has exploded with advancements in 3D printing. Go beyond the basics of desktop 3D printing and learn the latest additive technologies used in aerospace, medical, sustainable energy and modern manufacturing industries to share with your students.

MODERN INSPECTION TECHNOLOGIES FOR EDUCATORS

Learn about the advances in non-contact inspection systems, fundamentals of how they work, and their application across a variety of industries. Discover how this technology is helping to streamline processes and the rewarding careers this technology promises for students.

CONTACT US

For more information or to set up alternative days or times, please contact us at education@ccat.us.