# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Manufacturing Systems II, Advanced (8427/36 weeks)

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Manufacturing Systems II, Advanced (8427/36 weeks)

Suggested Grade Levels: 11–12 (36 weeks)

Students develop an in-depth understanding of automation and its applications in manufacturing. Activities center on flexible manufacturing processes and computer integrated manufacturing (CIM). Students work in teams to solve complex interdisciplinary problems that stem from the major systems in automated manufacturing.

Industry Certifications

This course may assist the student in preparing for the following certification examinations, national assessments, or licensure examinations approved by the Virginia Board of Education:

  • Additive Manufacturing Fundamentals Examination
  • Automated Manufacturing Technology Examination
  • Business Certificate for Manufacturing Examination
  • Certified Production Technician (CPT) Program Examinations
  • College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
  • Manufacturing Specialist Certification Examination
  • Manufacturing Technician Level I Certification Examination
  • Manufacturing Technology Assessment
  • Mechatronic Systems Certification Examinations
  • National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
  • Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination

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