Learn Manufacturing Theory and Applied Principles

  • Conventional and CNC lathe and mill operations
  • Blueprint reading and inspection procedures
  • Shop safety and shop/technical math
  • Personal development skills
  • Guest speakers from industry and facility tours
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The next Manufacturing Academy will take place on campus from May 8 - June 19, 2023.
Orientations will take place via Zoom.

Questions? Contact the program for more information by emailing Maryel Giron (gironme@lavc.edu), calling 818-947-2926, or completing this interest form.
Note: If you need accommodations for a disability at this event, please contact LAVC Workforce Training at 818-947-2926 or email gironme@lavc.edu at least ten business days in advance.
Participants may park for free on campus in student lots.

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Certain eligibility requirements apply. Upon acceptance into the program, applicants must complete enrollment forms. Items needed if applicable:

  • Valid CA ID/License Social Security Card, or if not a US citizen, Right-to-Work documents

  • (Valid US Passport, or Alien Card); Selective Services (CPC/verify

  • Unemployment Insurance Documents (EDD)

  • Lay-off WARN Notice

  • Long-term unemployment of veterans

The Manufacturing Academy is funded by the City of Los Angeles Workforce Investment Board (WIB) via the WorkSource Centers of Southern California. Participants must meet criteria set by the City of LA WIB. The Manufacturing Academy is an LAVC Job Training Department sponsored program and is a not for credit class.

Office Hours and Location

Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Fridays: 8:00AM - 3:30PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

ACA Building, Room 1301 (Map)