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The Florida TRADE Manufacturing Network (FTMN)

is a group of state and community colleges, state and

regional manufacturing associations, state and local

CareerSource boards, Chambers of Commerce and local

Economic fl-trade-front-page-bookletDevelopment Councils.

The mission of FTMN is to:

  • Connect Florida colleges, manufacturers, and Florida

  • organizations in order to share:

    • Best Practices

    • Job openings and placements in manufacturing

    • Manufacturing programs and curricula

    • Information

    • Internships & Apprenticeships

    • Educational Resources

  • Promote careers in manufacturing in the state of Florida

  • Provide students with accelerated training in advanced

  • manufacturing that will lead to:

    • Jobs in Manufacturing

    • Nationally recognized industry certifications

    • Articulated credits toward A.S. degrees