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Professional and Related Websites
Bureau of Labor Statistics - Machinists and Tool and Die Makers
The Bureau of Labor Statistics informational page on machinists including job outlook, pay, & what machinists do.
National Institute for Metalworking Skills
NIMS sets industry-driven skills standards, certifies individuals against the standards, awards national accreditation to education and industry-based training programs, offers professional training for trainers and instructors, and supports the development of apprenticeship programs nationwide.
National Tooling & Machining Association
NTMA’s mission is to help members of the U.S. precision custom manufacturing industry achieve profitable growth and business success in a global economy through advocacy, advice, education, networking, information, programs and services.
Precision Machined Products Association
The PMPA is an international trade association representing the interests of the precision machined products industry. - See more at: http://www.pmpa.org/about-us/who-we-are#sthash.c8jDeMwL.dpuf
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
SME's mission is to "Inspire, prepare and support our stakeholders in the advancement of manufacturing."
Techonology Association of Georgia
TAG has a Manfacturing society for those "who participate in the technology of manufacturing production and supply chain, and seek innovative thinking and leadership to drive operational excellence."