Join Advance 2 Apprenticeship Today!

  • Are you or someone you know seeking a fresh career path?
  • Do you excel in applied mathematics and computer skills?
  • Are you 18 years of age or older?
  • Do you enjoy hands-on work and creating things?
  • Are you willing to learn and earn through pre-apprenticeship courses?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, Advanced Manufacturing through Advance 2 Apprenticeship might be your calling!

The best part? This course comes at no cost to students, thanks to SUNY & RADAR grants. Eligible program graduates will receive a $200 stipend along with invaluable employment opportunities. We also provide comprehensive support for developing essential power skills, featuring a diverse group of technology instructors and guest speakers, ensuring you acquire the in-demand skills required for positions in manufacturing and beyond. This course welcomes anyone who is keen on exploring advanced manufacturing, has a knack for math and computers, and is open to support while enjoying the art of making things.

Advance 2 Apprenticeship is offered at Mohawk Valley Community College in partnership with the Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities at the University of Rochester. Our program is designed to increase access to apprenticeship programs, catering to individuals with and without disabilities who may benefit from additional support. We are breaking barriers for neurodiverse learners by employing a universal curriculum design and providing comprehensive support through our disability resource coordinators.

To get a glimpse of the employment success achievable for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) within the manufacturing industry, check out the video below.

For more information and enrollment details, contact:

Brandy Solomon
Employment Project Coordinator

Office Phone: 585-276-5915