Students participating in the manufacturing partnership training provided by NTI, Lewiston CareerCenter and Western Maine Community Action toured local manufacturing facilities during their 11 week training. Pictured (l-r):  front row – Dale O’Brian; Jose’ Sousa; Pedro Simoes; Christina King, WMCA; Michel Simba; back row – Belmiro Santos; Cristiano Luemba; Joe Giampetco, Modula; Carlos Dengat; Glody Lelo; Scott Moran, NTI; and Mpaka Lumbizimbizi.  

Invitations were extended by three local manufacturing plants to tour their facilities  Elmet’s Technology in Lewiston, IP and Modula in Auburn welcomed students and provided attendees with extended tours followed by question and answer sessions related to employment options.  Students were accompanied by training partners NTI classroom teacher, Scott Moran; Christina King, Lisa Hartnett and Monica Millhime from Western Maine Community Action.