PREPARE YOUR STUDENTS FOR REWARDING CAREERS IN MANUFACTURING

The Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. Workshops for Educators Series provides opportunities for K-16 educators to learn more about modern manufacturing, Industry 4.0, and the rewarding career opportunities the industry offers.

EXPLORE & INSPIRE

Learn about today’s manufacturing technologies and reinvigorate your teaching strategies to inspire your students to build their Industry 4.0 skills. Tour CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center in East Hartford to see the latest technologies in action and explore available career and educational resources in a hands-on environment.

Upcoming Offerings

Online Opportunities

We are currently offering a series of FREE webinars for educators. Registration is required – click on the desired date below to register.

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INTRODUCTION TO MANUFACTURING CAREERS FOR EDUCATORS

Over 4,000 manufacturing companies in Connecticut employ more than 160,000 workers. Discover how the industry is evolving through the nine Industry 4.0 technologies impacting industrial production. Career and educational pathways available to your students and resources for your classroom will be provided.

FREE Upcoming Webinars

Wednesday, April 15 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Wednesday, April 22 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Wednesday, April 29 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am

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 INTRODUCTION TO ADDITIVE TECHNOLOGIES FOR EDUCATORS

The world of manufacturing has exploded with advancements in 3D printing. Go beyond the basics of desktop 3D printing and learn the latest additive technologies used in aerospace, medical, sustainable energy and modern manufacturing industries to share with your students.

FREE Upcoming Webinars

Tuesday, April 7 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Tuesday, April 14 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tuesday, April 21 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Tuesday, April 28 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am

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NEW! INTRODUCTION TO NON-CONTACT METROLOGY FOR EDUCATORS

Learn about the advances in non-contact inspection systems, fundamentals of how they work, and their application across a variety of industries, including aerospace, medical, consumer products, architecture and cultural heritage. Discover how this technology is helping to streamline processes and the rewarding careers this technology promises for students.

FREE Upcoming Webinar

Thursday, April 23 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

In-person Workshops

Upcoming schedule coming soon.

Workshop Location: Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. •  222 Pitkin Street, East Hartford CT

Cost: Each workshop is $150/person*

Registration: Required

* Schools registering a group of ten or more participants will receive a 25% discount. 

CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center (AMC) is an export compliant facility. Please review the guidelines for all AMC visitors at ccat.us/AMC-visitors/. To view our refund, discount, and waiver policies, please visit ccat.us/workshop-policies/.

CONTACT US

For more information or to set up alternative days or times, please contact Kristi Oki at (860) 282-4907 or koki@ccat.us.