NIMS Accreditation 2013 Update

20. March 2013

The NIMS Accreditation Program ensures that training programs are teaching to industry standards to guarantee a bright, skilled workforce for tomorrow's precision machining industry. So far, 2013 has brought a flurry of accreditation activity, including programs seeking accreditation and others pursuing renewal to an existing accreditation. Five programs officially became accredited by NIMS.

Officially Accredited

Greater Lowell Technical High School
Greater New Bedford Regional Vo-Tech High School
Symbol Training Institute
Technical Employment Training
Wayne County Area Technology Center

Applications Submitted for First-Time Accreditation

Desoto County Career Tech Center (Southaven, MS)
State Fair Community College (Sedalia, MO)

Applications Submitted to Renew Accreditation

Calhoun County Career Technical Center (Jacksonville, AL)
Ivy Tech Community College (South Bend, IN)
Lebanon County Career & Technology Center (Lebanon, PA)
Linn State Technical College (Linn, MO)
Manufacturing Alliance Service Corp. (Waterbury, CT)
North Montco Technical Career Center (Lansdale, PA)
Pathfinder Regional Vo-Tech High School (Palmer, MA)
Pennsylvania College of Technology (Williamsport, PA)
Shawsheen Valley Technical High School (Billerica, MA)

Interested in accrediting YOUR training program?

NIMS works with educational institutions as well as in-house training programs in industry.
Contact Director of Accreditation Catherine Ross at or 703-352-4971.


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