This past Saturday, JP Superior Solutions (JPSS) received training on the HAAS VF-1 milling machines at NCI's Center for Advanced Manufacturing. The JPSS technicians and sales representatives learned about operation and programming of the machines, which will help them produce automobile parts. JPSS is an automotive customization shop located in Martinsville.
The instructor, Doug Beaver, has over 30 years machining and programming experience, and currently works at Southside Virginia Community College in Emporia, Virginia. He also mentors students in their completion of NIMS (National Institute for Metalworking Skills) credentials. He has Developed a successful pilot program for training of Military Veterans, with a high job placement rate.
NCI is looking forward to continuing to build this partnership and offer more trainings on the HAAS machines and other equipment within our Center for Advanced Manufacturing.