AM Core Skill Sets

This project advances the understanding of AM standardized terminology, test methods, processes, materials and design vocabulary, core competencies and a common skill set needed by today’s AM technician. Utilizing Technician Education in Additive Manufacturing’s core competencies, AM-WATCH will identify industry employability skills. AM-WATCH coordinates with manufacturers using AM technology, and instructors teaching AM, to identify the up to date skills required of AM technicians.

Core skill set items for AM