Doug Bowman, HTEC Director


Bob Nash, HTEC Instructor



The Vincennes University HTEC CNC Training Center is dedicated to providing the highest quality training available for Haas CNC machines and related technologies. The center leverages the support of its manufacturing partners to provide training on the latest technology available.


The center is committed to help HTEC educators to bring their programs up to the next level, and to provide all that receive training the tools that they need to be successful. The center is also dedicated to helping veterans and other adults to receive the training that they need to begin a career as a CNC machinist. VU is committed to promote advanced manufacturing for the vital role it plays in our nation's economy and security.

VU HTEC is a world class training and certification center in the following ways:
The first HTEC teacher training center in the world for over 1800 HTEC schools.
Works with partners to set the standard for HTEC Haas, Mastercam, and Zeiss teacher training and certification.
Helps the United States to become more competitive in advanced manufacturing by touching the lives of thousands of future programmers, CNC machinists, designers, engineers, metrologists, and manufacturers through training and certifying their instructors.
Increases the intellectual capital of the workforce through training and certifying Haas customers, and the teachers of the high school, community college and university manufacturing and engineering programs.
Provides opportunities for presenters to come on campus to make special presentations on advanced manufacturing related topics.
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