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New Certifications and Training System for Supply Chain Automation Technicians

September 29, 2020

Supply Chain Automation is Growing Worldwide The global supply chain is becoming more complex, automated, efficient and vital than ever before. Industry 4.0 technologies have disrupted every sector of...Read More

Michigan STEM Partnership Joins Statewide Work to Increase Number of Girls in STEM

September 25, 2020

Technical Training Leader Says Initiative Builds a Pathway to Careers A leader in technical training equipment and curriculum in Southeast Michigan is praising efforts by state and regional afterschool...Read More

New Agreement Supports Macomb Community College in Preparing Students for Industry 4.0

August 5, 2020

New certification provides competitive advantage for Macomb’s advanced manufacturing students Press release from Macomb Community College Macomb Community College has entered into an agreement with the Smart Automation Certification...Read More

Train HVAC Skills with New Amatrol Learning Systems

July 6, 2020

We're thrilled to announce new learning systems from Amatrol that train HVAC skills for job readiness! HVAC Skills are in High Demand According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor...Read More

7 Ways to Run a Distance Learning Classroom

June 25, 2020

View this article as a PDF list 2020 will be remembered as a transformational year for education. The way classes are taught (how...when...where) will undergo a major transformation this...Read More

Virtual Instructor Training for Industry 4.0 Fundamentals

May 28, 2020

Industry 4.0 Instructor Training This summer, we're offering the first ever virtual instructor training for Industry 4.0 Fundamentals. Dozens of instructors across the Midwest have been successfully prepared to...Read More

How Higher Education is Utilizing CARES Act Funding: Findings Released by ATS-LAB Midwest

May 14, 2020

A recently-published article reveals trends and strategies being deployed by higher education to optimize spending of CARES Act funds. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act provides...Read More

Skill Boss Logistics Trainer Created for Supply Chain Automation

April 16, 2020

Amatrol and the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) have developed a new technology to create more supply chain automation technicians. The Skill Boss Logistics was designed to train and...Read More

LIFT and Amatrol Announce IGNITE: Mastering Manufacturing – An Advanced Manufacturing High School Program

March 9, 2020

Innovative curriculum engages students in new ways of learning and prepares them as multi-skilled technicians for the advanced manufacturing workplace. DETROIT - In response to the significant need for...Read More