Workforce Training & Development

Educational Resources

FloridaMakes has partnered with the Florida Advanced Technological Education Center (FLATE) announced a partnership that brings together the manufacturing and education community aimed toward creating economic opportunity in Florida’s growing manufacturing sector. FLATE is the go-to organization for manufacturing and advanced technical education best practices and resources.

Career Pathway Resources

The Florida Advanced Technological Education Center (FLATE) works closely with secondary and postsecondary manufacturing education programs to:
  • help schools maintain relevant and up-to-date curriculum
  • provide educational resources for educators, and
  • provide best practices for recruiting students for Florida’s manufacturing sectors. 
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Today, in Florida, more than 20,000 different companies and 380,000 people work in the manufacturing field. This site has information about manufacturing in Florida for students, educators and industry.