Tag Archives: NTI Alumni

NEW ARCHITECTURE STUDENT CHAPTER ON THE WOODBURY CAMPUS

This past week I had the opportunity to speak with Steve Mickley, Executive Director of the American Institute of Building Designers (AIBD).  The AIBD is an organization in which I’m proud to be an Educator Member.  On the conference call was … Continue reading

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Northwest Technical Institute’s Certified SolidWorks Associates (CSWA’s)

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NTI Schedules for CSWA Testing and Training

Since October of 2007, NTI has been offering the CSWA exam to the NTI students and alumni for free.  This is continuing.  This page is going to be dedicated to publishing our testing dates and training dates. Testing: The schedule … Continue reading

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Welcome the newest additions to Northwest Technical Institutes elite Certified SolidWorks Associates!!!

After every CSWA exam I provide here at NTI, I like to congratulate the newest of the CSWA’s.  Today we had another great showing: Starting off with Jessica Lewardowski who destroyed the test with the perfect 100% – Definitely in … Continue reading

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NTI’s 1st CSWA training report

It has been a long, fast and furious week here in room 159 at NTI.  I held the 1st Certified SolidWorks Associate Exam prep course with what ended up to be 4 outstanding individuals all with a common goal, to … Continue reading

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How much money do you want?

This past week, students have been participating in real and mock interviews. Interviewers often start with simple questions, then move to tougher questions, like “How much money do you require?” or if you have been in the field a while, … Continue reading

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CLEP & Dantes Testing

NTI is a CLEP and a Dantes (DSST) test site. Students of any college interested in taking these tests can now take them at NTI by simply making a phone call. Schedule Tests are scheduled to start Monday – Friday … Continue reading

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The SolidWorks @ Yahoo! online group

Wow, Over the last 24 hours I cannot tell you all how much I have enjoyed the http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/solidworks/! online group. My 2nd semester class was able to get much needed information on how to spec out a helical gear on … Continue reading

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Visit with Vince Adams – Product Manager for COSMOS FEA products.

COSMOS? What is this COSMOS? COSMOS is the fully integrated finite elemental analysis tool for SolidWorks. Finite Elemental Analysis what? Finite elemental analysis is a numerical analysis system that calculates the Stress/Strain (among other things) on all of the cool … Continue reading

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NTI CSWA Exams are a go!

All, Today (Oct 16, 2007) NTI began our 1st CSWA exams. So far I am very impressed with the results both in total score and in broken out categories. In speaking with others that have taken the exam and some … Continue reading

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