# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Computer Integrated Manufacturing (PLTW) (8442/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Computer Integrated Manufacturing (PLTW) (8442/36 weeks)

Suggested Grade Levels: 10–12 (36 weeks)

In this specialization course in Project Lead the Way (PLTW), students are taught concepts of robotics and automated manufacturing by creating 3-D designs with computer modeling software and producing computer-controlled models of their designs.

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
  • CAD Assessment
  • College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
  • Electronics Module: AC (EM2) Examination
  • Engineering Technology Examination
  • Manufacturing Technician Level I Certification Examination
  • National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
  • Pre-Engineering/Engineering Technology Assessment
  • Project Lead the Way End-of-Course Assessments
  • Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination

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