# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Production Systems (8446/18 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Production Systems (8446/18 weeks)

Suggested Grade Levels: 9–11 (18 weeks)

Students assess the relationship between production and society as they compose design portfolios, construct production prototypes, incorporate computer-integrated manufacturing (CIM), and apply automation to evaluate solutions to technological problems.

Industry Certifications

18-week courses may qualify for state-board approved industry certification assessments based on a case-by-case approval from the state specialist for the program area.

Related Careers

cluster: Manufacturing

pathway: Logistics and Inventory Control

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cluster: Manufacturing

pathway: Manufacturing Production Process Development

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cluster: Manufacturing

pathway: Production

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cluster: Manufacturing

pathway: Quality Assurance

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