About Us

Our Mission

NTMA Machinist Career College is part of a manufacturing community of instructors, administrators and employers, working together to deliver a hands-on learning experience that will provide its students with an equitable avenue to employment opportunities without the barriers of traditional educational models. Give us 9 months and we can give you a career.

NTMA Machinist Career College provides Machining Education and Training by:

  • Preparing qualified candidates for entry level machining jobs
  • Providing advanced machinist training courses to current industry employees
  • Promoting professional work ethics and values to all students

Our Vision

Supply the Southern California Machining Industry with a Healthy, Well-Training Workforce while Elevating the Image of the Industry.

Since 1968, NTMA Machinist Career College (formerly NTMA Training Centers of Southern California) has prepared and furthered the skills of nearly 80,000 men and women for careers in the tooling, machining, and manufacturing industry. Offering a wide spectrum of training, all locations offer modern classrooms, state-of-the-art machinery for extensive hands-on practice, and instructors possessing knowledge and experience in the industry. Students are afforded the highest caliber of instruction, including computer lab and actual machining of parts for the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to succeed.

For Over 50 Years, NTMA Has Been the Leader in High-Tech Machinist Training

  • Hands-On Training
  • Morning, Afternoon and Evening Classes
  • Career Services and Job Placement Assistance
  • Financial Aid Available for Those Who Qualify