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Formed in 1994 by the metalworking trade associations to develop and maintain a globally competitive workforce, NIMS sets skills standards for the industry, certifies individual skills against the standards and accredits training programs that meet NIMS quality requirements.

NIMS operates under rigorous and highly disciplined processes as the only developer of American National Standards for the nation's metalworking industry.

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     NIMS Adopts Common Employability Skills Across Credentialing Programs

Fairfax, Virginia, May 5, 2016 —The NIMS Board of Directors recently passed a resolution to fully adopt and promote the National Network of Business and Industry Association’s Common Employability Ski
05/05/2016 14:17

     NIMS and Gene Haas Foundation Announce Scholarships for Young Manufacturing Talent

Fairfax, Virginia, April 19, 2016 — NIMS, the precision manufacturing industry’s premier standards and certification body, and the Gene Haas Foundation (GHF), which provides scholarships to schools fo
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