Welcome to the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Tampa Bay, Florida Suncoast Chapter 159! Our members are business owners, manufacturing practitioners, educators and students with experience across a variety of fields. SME connects all those who are passionate about making things that improve our world.
Our members have access to a tremendous network of manufacturing innovation from peers and the connectivity SME provides.
As a nonprofit organization, SME has served practitioners, companies, educators, government and communities across the manufacturing spectrum for more than 80 years. Through its strategic areas of events, media, membership, training and development, and the SME Education Foundation, SME is uniquely dedicated to advancing manufacturing by addressing both knowledge and skill needs for the industry. Join Us!
American Manufacturing Skills Initiative
The American Manufacturing Skills Initiative (AMskills) is a State and County funded regional initiative to bring the world class German/European apprenticeship training for advanced manufacturing careers to the Tampa Bay area.
This is an industry-led economic and workforce development initiative for Industry Certified Training Centers (ICTC) in Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando Counties.
If you or your company is interested in learning more about this initiative, please contact Tom Mudano, Executive Director at 727-301-1282 ext. 122, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit AMskills at http://www.amskills.org.