Advanced Manufacturing


Acquire the skills and training you need to break into the Advanced Manufacturing industry as a paid apprentice!
ApprenticeNYC: Advanced Manufacturing helps New Yorkers develop in-demand skills in a high-growth occupation. The program consists of two phases of full-time training.
  • Four weeks of independent and instructor-led online training. During this phase, you will also interview with employers to be considered for an apprenticeship.
  • Eight weeks of paid, in-person training focused on practical learning and technical skills followed by 44 weeks of paid, on-the-job training at an employer partner’s location.


Apprentices are employed as of the first day of the apprenticeship (Phase 2) and paid $17 per hour at a full-time schedule. As you gain more skills, you may receive several merit based pay increases. Your pay at the end of the one-year apprenticeship could be $19 per hour.

This program is a good fit for you if you:

  • Are 18+ years old
  • Reside in New York City
  • Meet Federal Selective Service requirements (if applicable)
  • Earn less than $50,000 annually
  • Are committed to a long term career in the Advanced Manufacturing sector
  • Are comfortable with math and computers
  • Like making things and working with your hands
  • Can be on your feet for long periods of time


If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please click here to register for an information session.


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Advanced Manufacturing is the creation of a good from raw materials or parts through the use of labor, equipment and processes, with a focus on innovative technologies to increase product and process efficiency.

An apprenticeship is a job in which you learn while you earn a wage. Apprenticeships are a well-organized and supervised method that industries use to train people with little or no prior knowledge of a craft or trade to become capable, qualified craftsperson(s) or journeyperson(s).

A Real Career Path in Advanced Manufacturing

You will be trained for and placed in roles such as CNC machinist, welder, and industrial mechanic. You will study hand tools and power tools, blueprint reading and blueprint drawing, introduction to woodworking, principles of sustainability, welding, 3D printing, metal fabrication, laser cutting, CNC machines, and other Advanced Manufacturing topics. You will continue your training and education throughout your employment.

Some of the common products our apprentices have manufactured include aerospace industry parts, industrial springs, communications systems, subway and transportation equipment, HVAC systems, and even medical equipment such as ventilators.