Manufacturing skills training aligned with real manufacturing jobs.

There’s only three places people can get manufacturing skills training,
and we serve them all.

Educators

Non-credit and credit, short-term, manufacturing skills training that links directly to local employment needs.

Employers

Short-term, manufacturing skills training that aligns with open positions, decreases onboarding expenses, and reduces turnover.

Workforce

WIOA-aligned, short-term, manufacturing skills training that aligns with the needs of employers in your region.

Partners of 180 Skills are

  • Providing high-quality skills training in a flexible and responsive manner
  • Helping non-traditional learners access skills training
  • Preparing for current and future labor market challenges
  • Implementing new training programs quickly
  • Offering industry-aligned credentials
  • Upskilling incumbent workers
  • Filling open manufacturing jobs

Jobs our partners fill everyday

Aerospace Manufacturing

Automotive Manufacturing

CNC Machining

Composites Manufacturing

Factory Automation

Health & Safety

Industrial Maintenance
Production Technician
Quality Assurance
Tool & Die Making

38,000,000

Million pages of content delivered

16,500,000

Million test questions delivered

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Completion Rates

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Placement Rates

20,000

Thousand users trained

Job openings vastly outnumber unemployed workers.

Many experts and industry leaders have attributed this problem to the mismatch between the skills that workers possess and the competencies employers need.

Addressing the Employment Challenge –
American Enterprise Institute, March 2019

Everything you need to deliver skills training

Skills courses

Our skills course library has over 700 competency-based, courses in 34 competency areas.

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Assessments

Each skills course has a post-course assessment to ensure mastery is achieved.

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study guides

We provide study guides for each skills course to ensure student success.

Instructor Training Plans

Instructor training plans are provided so you can perform on-site, hands-on training.

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Certification Testing

We have 12 career programs aligned with industry-recognized certifications.

Partners who believe in our skills training solutions

Try our award-winning skills training solution.
Tested and tried since 2009.

Join innovative manufacturers, educators, and workforce professionals who have transformed their talent development strategy with our manufcturing skills training.

“We had our own apprentice instructors and staff members test drive the 180 Skills system before making the investment. It was a unanimous decision! 180 Skills was far superior to any other program we had used in the past.”

Joe O’Brien, SPHR/GPHR
Director of Human Resources – Oberg Industries

“As someone who previously taught higher education, you can count me amongst the group of people who has maintained a consistent doubt about the quality of education received through a virtual classroom, however I have been converted.”

Scott Mills
Data and Policy Analyst, Adult Education, Indiana Department of Workforce Development

“I just wanted to take a moment to thank all of you for your continued support. For us it is literally one student at a time, changing the trajectory of their family tree.”

“180 Skills is an invaluable partner in making that happen. We are so grateful for your willingness to sustain this project.”

Sharon Johnston
Director, College and Career Prep Kentucky Adult Education Skills U Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education

“I think that pretty much every section is useful to almost everyone, I found some of the sections a nice refresher of things I knew but either was not utilizing or have forgotten. I also learned a few things I did not know.”

Frank Falcone
Custom Rubber Corp

It’s time to solve your manufacturing workforce talent problem once and for all.