National Institute for Metalworking Skills
Machining Level I - Grinding Skills I
10565 Fairfax Boulevard, Suite 203, Fairfax VA 22030
The NIMS Credentials certify an individual's skills as measured against the NIMS Standards. Earning NIMS credentials requires a performance test and a theory test. The performance requirements and theory tests are drawn directly from the NIMS Standards, and are written and piloted by industry.
Work Experience Required? YesOral or Written Exam Required? Yes Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? NoRenew through Re-Examination? NoRenew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? NoDoes applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? No This certification is third-party industry-endorsed. Read more about endorsement. This certification is related to military occupational specialties. Read more about military occupations.. This certification is related to Career and Technical Education Career Clusters. Read more about career clusters.