FastTrack training | Stark State College | North Canton, Ohio
FastTrack training

FastTrack training

Prepare for an in-demand manufacturing career

FastTrack training

June 17-Aug. 13 // Mon. – Thurs. // 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
No classes the week of July 1
Classes held at Kenmore-Garfield High School in Akron

You’ll get

  • hands-on training in a manufacturing lab setting
  • opportunity to earn two industry-recognized credentials, including NIMS
  • full-time, paid internship (eight 40-hour weeks, at least $13 per hour) after coursework


  • high school diploma or GED/HSE
  • skills validation via WorkKeys assessment level 4 in applied math, graphic literacy, workplace documents
  • pass a drug screen and background check


  • tuition assistance and scholarships available for those with financial need
  • training and materials included
  • nine college credit hours via Stark State College (machine tools; CNC programming; blueprint reading; measurement, materials and processes)
  • $3,230


FastTrack is an acceleration of the National Association of Manufacturers endorsed manufacturing skills certification system.

Full-time employment not guaranteed on completion of internship

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