Veteran’s Skilled Trades Showcase



Are you a veteran interested in the skilled trades?  Are you tired of reading about or watching videos on the trades and would much rather try them out yourself?  Then this FREE event is designed for you. Join us at our campus to gain an awareness and explore career pathways as technicians in:

  • Aviation Maintenance
  • Energy Technology, Renewable Wind Energy, and Industrial Maintenance
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, & Refrigeration (HVAC-R)
  • Electro-Mechanical Technology

Find out what it’s like to troubleshoot and repair aircraft, industrial and power generation equipment, wind turbines, furnaces and central air, as well as robots and other automated systems.  Attendees will have an opportunity to engage in hands-on projects to better understand each of these high-wage, high-demand skilled trades.

Who can attend:

  • Veterans
  • Active Duty Military
  • Reserves
  • National Guard
  • Military-connected spouses and children (over 18 years of age)

This is a FREE event scheduled for October 11, 2019.  Attendees must RSVP to reserve a slot.  Lunch will be provided.


October 11, 2019


Option 1: Full Day
(all 4 career pathways covered)

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Check-In .

9:00 Am – 3:00 PM


Option 2: AM Session Only
(select 2 career pathways at registration)

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM


9:00 Am – 12:00 PM


Option 3: pM Session Only
(select 2 career pathways at registration)

11:30 AM – 12:00 pm


12:00 PM – 3:00 pm



MIAT College of Technology
2955 S. Haggerty Road
Canton, Michigan 48188


Veterans 2019 Registration

  • I, the undersigned, acknowledge that all training and activities carry with them the potential for personal property damage, personal injury, and death. I assume responsibility for all risks of injury arising out of my participation in any college-sponsored activity, including the use of any college-owned facilities and/or equipment. I certify that I am physically fit and able to participate in activities and have not been advised otherwise by a qualified medical person. I have received sufficient training to participate in any activity and equipment use. I release and agree to indemnify MIAT College of Technology and its board of directors and employees from any and all liability, loss, damage, expense, or cost of any nature whatsoever for any and all claims that are known or unknown, foreseen or unforeseen, future or contingent, for personal injury or property damage arising out of my participation in activities at MIAT College of Technology. I agree that I shall not now or at any time in the future, directly or indirectly commence or prosecute any action, suit, or other proceedings against MIAT College of Technology and/or its board of directors and employees arising out of, relating to, or in connection with my use of any facilities or equipment and/or participation in any college-sponsored activity. I consent to receiving medical treatment, which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident, and/or illness during his/her participation in activities at MIAT College of Technology. I attest that I am the individual named above and of legal age to sign this form as a binding legal document in accordance with its intention. I have carefully read this release of liability and fully understand its contents. I agree to assume all risks of injury associated with activities at MIAT College of Technology. I agree not to make a claim against MIAT College of Technology if I am injured while engaging in activities, and/or while using equipment, and/or while using College facilities. I sign this agreement of my own free will.