Join Kipp Bradford for an in-depth discussion in this video Where to go from here, part of Skilled Trades: Manufacturing Careers.
- Now that you've decided that this is the career for you, there are a number of online resources to help you find training and job placement opportunities. The SME website has information about manufacturing programs and schools, and information about manufacturing careers in general. The Fabricators & Manufacturers Association website has a directory of manufacturers in the U.S. that's searchable by city and state. has good information about general trends in employment as well as salary data. The U.S. Department of Labor has a link to information has good information about manufacturing in general. The Robert Byrd Institute You can even just look up videos about how things are made. Well, I hope you got excited about manufacturing, and its endless possibilities. and be on the lookout for more courses on manufacturing here on LinkedIn Learning Library.