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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 in a hands-on environment.

Tour Your Advanced Manufacturing Center

Join us for a virtual tour of CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center located in East Hartford, Connecticut. During this 45-minute experience, you will hear from the AMC’s experts, including Jeff Crandall, Nasir Mannan, and John von Roemer, as they walk you through the extensive capabilities and applications of innovative technologies in manufacturing. This experience is designed to provide incumbent workers, educators and college students with a general understanding for technologies in additive manufacturing, precision machining, and metrology and inspection.

Please contact us at infoamc@ccat.us or 860.610.0478 if you’d like your class to participate on an alternative day or time.

Wednesday, October 28 | 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM | REGISTER

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.

Building Foundations for Integrating Manufacturing Activities into Your Virtual Classrooms

Become empowered to embed digital pedagogical best practices in your classrooms using manufacturing-themed STEM activities that will build your students’ Industry 4.0 skills.
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In-person Workshops & Tours

Workshop Location: Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. •  222 Pitkin Street, East Hartford CT

Workshops and tours at our East Hartford locations are currently suspended due to COVID-19. Please check back later for future opportunities.

CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center (AMC) is an export compliant facility. Please review the guidelines for all AMC visitors at ccat.us/AMC-visitors/. To view our refund, discount, and waiver policies, please visit ccat.us/workshop-policies/.

CONTACT US

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