The Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence focuses on training qualified workers in high-growth, high-demand and high-wages occupations in machining, additive manufacturing, robotics, CNC operations and advanced manufacturing. Houston is recognized as a top manufacturing city in the country, with over 10,000 manufacturers who employ more than a quarter of a million skilled workers in the production of plastics, rubber, metals, medical devices, valve, fitting, steel products and petrochemicals.
The Center also supports incumbent worker training and specialized training needs, through partnerships with the Manufacturing Skills Standard Council and the National Institute of Metalworking Skills.
The Machining Technology program is designed to develop competent support technicians for employment in the field of machine shop and related occupations. Read more
The latest trends, outlook and future in advanced manufacturing were only some of the topics of discussion at Houston Community College‘s (HCC) first Gulf Coast Advanced Manufacturing Conference. More than 200 people attended the conference October 6 at the Stafford Center.