Workforce Development

Below are workforce developement ideas and tools provided by FIA for Members' use when reaching out to local high schools, Vocational Schools, Community Colleges and Universities.

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Education Presentations

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ASM Material Camp for Teachers

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This presentation is given at ASM Teachers Camps to provide information on the forging process and careers.


Careers in Engineering - What are my Options?

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This is a presentation that was given to a group of high school students who are considering engineering. The presetation was followed by the opportunity to see a forge shop in production.


College Students Presentation

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This presentation was given to engineering students to introduce them to the forging industry and to encourage them to consider both internships and careers in the field.