What Is Manufacturing?
The manufacturing industry is one of the largest and most influential sectors of the United States economy. It also accounts for a similarly large piece of the American workforce the industry employs 8.7 percent of the country, making it the third largest industry in terms of jobs.
One of the great benefits to working in this industry is the fact that you are often working on real, tangible products. Whether working on every day items that you can buy at the store or pieces used in the manufacturing of other items, you can point to something and get the pleasure of saying you made that.
MT 1 Certification
The Manufacturing Technician 1 ©(MT1) certification program was developed to meet the growing employment demands of the manufacturing industry. The MT1 program addresses the core industry wide skills standards required for skilled production occupations in all sectors of manufacturing.