Site Visits & Events

With workplace tours and other events, middle and high school students  can begin preparing themselves for careers in manufacturing. Working with students in Northern Colorado school districts, the NoCo Manufacturing Partnership connects employers and students to cultivate the skills to outfit tomorrow’s workforce.


Student Manufacturing Tours – Spring and Fall

Middle & high school students tour manufacturers in Northern Colorado with an opportunity to see first hand what a career in manufacturing could look like. Tours include a 1 hour floor tour, an interactive activity, and an opportunity to ask questions. A pizza lunch can be provided depending on the tour schedule. Tours offered in the fall and spring semesters.

CBW Automation and Whip Mix Student Site Tour Video


Manufacturing Presents | In Class Presentations – Spring and Fall

Local manufacturers are available to offer a manufacturing presentation to share about their company, manufacturing applications and career opportunities in manufacturing. Topics include: machining, laser cutting, metal stamping, 3D printing, welding, injection molding, lean and more.


Parents Night | Manufacturing, Design & Engineering 

A spring event which gives parents and middle & high school students an opportunity to meet local manufacturers to understand career opportunities in manufacturing and ask questions. A manufacturing tour, manufacturing inspiration room with speakers are included. Future plans include several events on a smaller scale to provide local area events. Event sponsorships available.

**2023 Family Night will be hosted on February 21st from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Lightning eMotors.  Click here for more information and to register.