Credentials

Each NIMS credential represents a collection of skills and knowledge, and a person that earns one has demonstrated competency in that occupational area. As that person earns more of these stackable credentials, they show that they have an array of skills that have been verified against an industry-written standard.

Use the filters below to browse through the available credentials by industry or skills level, or use the search bar to find a particular credential. Click on a credential name to find the competencies it covers, as well as all the related resources, including the performance assessment.

CAM Milling I

One page for everything you need to know about the CAM Milling I credential.
Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) - Classic
Level I (entry level)

CAM Turning I

One page for everything you need to know about the CAM Turning I credential.
Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) - Classic
Level I (entry level)

Electrical Systems Specialist

Electrical Systems Specialists repair and maintain electrical systems and associated components such as wiring, fuses and circuit breakers, switches, relays, solenoids, and motors to keep electrical systems in operating condition.
Industrial Technology Maintenance (ITM) - Smart
Smart Credentials

Electronic Control Systems Specialist

Electronic Control Systems Specialists repair and maintain electronic control systems and associated components such as programmable logic controllers, motor control systems, sensors, and power supplies to keep electronic controls in operating condition.
Industrial Technology Maintenance (ITM) - Smart
Smart Credentials

Hydraulic Systems Specialist

Hydraulic Systems Specialists repair and maintain hydraulic systems and associated components such as pumps, valves, cylinders, motors, and filters to keep hydraulic systems in operating condition.
Industrial Technology Maintenance (ITM) - Smart
Smart Credentials

Maintenance Operations Specialist

Maintenance Operations Specialists repair and maintain equipment to operating condition.
Industrial Technology Maintenance (ITM) - Smart
Smart Credentials

Mechanical Systems Specialist

Mechanical Systems Specialists repair and maintain mechanical systems and associated components such as belts, bearings, gears, sprockets, chains, shafts, and couplings to keep mechanical systems in operating condition.
Industrial Technology Maintenance (ITM) - Smart
Smart Credentials

OJT Senior Trainer

One page for everything you need to know about the OJT Senior Trainer credential.
On-the-Job Training (OJT)
Professional
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