Veterans: Your next career starts here

Join the Academy of Advanced Manufacturing (AAM) for an opportunity to learn in-demand manufacturing skills to launch the next step in your career.



Program Overview

Reinvent yourself by developing new high-tech, in-demand advanced manufacturing skills. This 12- week, comprehensive program is a  no-cost, paid hands-on training.


Upcoming Classes

New training classes are scheduled regularly throughout the year. 

2022 Class Dates:

  • January 10 - March 31 (Milwaukee, WI)
  • February 7 - April 28 (Cleveland, OH)
  • April 25 - July 15 (Milwaukee, WI)
  • May 16 - August 4 (Cleveland, OH)
  • August 15 - November 3 (Milwaukee, WI)

What People are Saying about AAM

Want to know more about AAM? Check out our videos, media coverage and even see what recent AAM graduates have to say about the program.

Insights from our graduates

The care and support that went into the program was no small feat. All you need is a positive attitude, willingness to learn and dedication to better yourself.


AAM Graduate and Field Service Technician


Take the first step toward a new career in advanced manufacturing.

Apply now to start the process. We will follow up with you soon to get more information and answer any questions you may have. For questions on the Academy of Advanced Manufacturing, contact




Program Partners


Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., Rockwell Automation employs approximately 22,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries.


ManpowerGroup, program sponsor             

ManpowerGroup® (NYSE: MAN), the leading global workforce solutions company, helps organizations transform in a fast-changing world of work by sourcing, assessing, developing and managing the talent that enables them to win. We develop innovative solutions for over 400,000 clients and connect 3+ million people to meaningful, sustainable work across a wide range of industries and skills. Our expert family of brands – Manpower®, Experis®, Right Management® and ManpowerGroup® Solutions – creates substantially more value for candidates and clients across 80 countries and territories and has done so for nearly 70 years.