Operation Next
Alift

PROJECT LEADLIFT-Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow

LIFT is a Detroit-based, public-private partnership committed to the development and deployment of advanced lightweight metal manufacturing technologies, and implementing education and training initiatives to better prepare the workforce today and in the future. LIFT is one of the founding institutes of Manufacturing USA, and is funded in part by the Department of Defense with management through the Office of Naval Research.

CREDENTIALING PARTNER

NIMS

NIMS

The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) is the developer of quality competency-based skills standards and credentials for jobs in manufacturing and related industries. Through these efforts, NIMS helps build and maintain a globally competitive workforce. Visit http://nimsready.org/ to learn more.

VIRTUAL LEARNING PARTNER

Amatrol

Amatrol

Amatrol creates innovative, interactive learning solutions for industry and education to equip people with the skills to master technical systems, solve problems and adapt to a rapidly-changing workplace. We partner with our clients to provide an unmatched learning experience.


Gene Hause

FUNDING PARTNER

Gene Haas Foundation

One of the Gene Haas Foundation's goals is to introduce students to careers in machine technology and manufacturing by sponsoring educational events, programs and competitions that provide these opportunities.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING PARTNERS

Tennessee College

Tennessee College
of Applied Technology

BUSINESS AND WORKFORCE PARTNERS

WorkForce Essentials

WorkForce Essentials

Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce

Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce


Christian County Chamber of Commerce

Christian County Chamber of Commerce

West Kentucky Workforce Board

West Kentucky Workforce Board

American Job Center Tennesee

American Job Center Tennesee