Manufacturing Pre-Employment

Manufacturing Pre-Employment Program

General Information

Explore the world of manufacturing with industry tours and hands-on employment readiness training. Gain entry-level technical skills for manufacturing jobs with this one-quarter certificate. Use the certificate as a stand-alone credential for entry-level work or combine it with other certificates and degrees. Take classes in Everett or in Arlington!

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Attend an information session to learn more about the program. Information sessions are held

Contact Robyn at or 425-388-9570 for a free parking pass.

Live in the North Stillaguamish Valley?

The Cascade Valley Grant is available for North Stillaguamish Valley youth, ages 18-24, with expressed financial need. For more information attend an information session in Arlington at Weston High School or contact Lisa Jameson at 425-267-0150 or

Need help getting started?

Education and career facilitation is available to help you with the college and employment process. Contact information is on the side bar of this page.

Need to build skills?

This course focuses on work place skills: applied mathematics, locating information, reading for information, and soft skills needed for successful employment.

Want to know about manufacturing?

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to identify and explain manufacturing standards and operations, communicate as a team player and meet project time lines.

For program information, contact Robyn Kibby at or 425-388-9570.

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Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program will be prepared to work in entry-level positions in companies of different sizes, from a four-person shop to large aerospace companies. Upon completion of this course, it is recommended that students continue to build skills in another Advanced Manufacturing program to increase employment opportunities.