For $49, NTMA-NJPA Members can check the basic skills of job applicants and new hires with the NTMA-U Mechanical Aptitude Test, which covers: Mechanical and spacial relations, Mechanical reasoning, Applied mathematics, and Theoretical reasoning.
NTMA-U is a comprehensive system of online workforce development courses specifically for the tooling and machining industry. It covers everything from basic shop safety to multiple levels covering blueprint reading and math skills, to GDT, die making, dimensional metrology, and advanced metallurgy. Learn more by reviewing the NTMA-U course offerings here, or contact Paul Schindel, Chapter Executive, at 609-688-1400. NTMA-U courses are a tried-and-true way to support and advance the skills of your employees.
2. Seeking a Stamper
NTMA Professional Partners Trident Plastics reports that their long-time stamping vendor is shutting down. If you work with a local (or other) quality stamping shop, please reach out to Mike Peroni at Trident with your referral, using this email link
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