TRAINING PROGRAM – WSWHE BOCES

TRAINING PROGRAM – WSWHE BOCES

Machine Tool Technology Training

Machine Tool Technology Training – 500 hours

This 500-hour program is designed for adults who are interested in entering the machine tool trade. This course introduces basic skills and mathematics related to machine shop theory. The class is a mixture of lecture and practical shop experience where students gain the necessary skills to enter the industry. This program was developed to address the current and anticipated need for machinists in specialty machine shops across the region as well as in companies engaged in advanced manufacturing. Local employers designed the program in collaboration with the Saratoga-Warren-Washington Workforce Development Board and WSWHE BOCES.
Classes held at: Southern Adirondack Education Center,1051 Dix Ave. Hudson Falls, NY

Ready to Apply? Call our office at 518-581-3555

Timeline  
September 16 -29 – Contact your Career Center (listed below) to schedule a screening appointment
October 5 & 6 – Interviews
October 7 – Notification of interview decisions
October 14 – Class begins

Screening Process 
Candidates interested in this program will go through a screening process with their local Career Center to:
• Determine funding eligibility
• Complete an interview questionnaire
• Complete a math assessment
• Create or update their resume
Interviews 
Once candidates have completed required screening they will be invited to interview for the program with local industry.
Career Center Contacts
Saratoga County Career Center
Mary-Jane Rau Pelzer
Employment Counselor
Virtual screening by appt only
(518) 714-4014 to schedule
Warren County Career Center
Jo Anne Finn
Warren County Employment & Training Counselor
Screening by appointment only
(518) 824-8871 to schedule
Washington County Career Center
Roberta Davis
Senior Employment Counselor
Screening by appointment only
(518) 746-2391 x 6 to schedule
Tuition
Ways to pay:
• Self pay
• Students may be eligible for funding through their local Career Center
• Sponsored by an employer
• Sponsored by an agency/organization
Tuition Cost: To be Finalized – this cost includes all supplies required for class
Ready to Apply? Call our office at 518-581-3555