Officially opened in Fall 2015, Central Carolina Technical College’s (CCTC) Advanced Manufacturing Technology Training Center (AMTTC) is a 90,808 square-foot, state-of-the-art industrial training and education center. This training facility houses classes in Mechatronics Technology, Engineering Graphics Technology, and Machining and CNC Technology. In addition, the AMTTC contains a suite for Continental Tire, a simulated work environment in lean manufacturing for Caterpillar and readySC™. As an integral part of the SC Technical College System, readySC works together with CCTC to partner with industries considering a relocation or expansion in the local area.
In both classroom and lab settings, the AMTTC offers the most advanced technology, training and equipment available. Students learn from experienced professionals who refine problem-solving skills and promote critical thinking using real-world projects. Through local industry apprenticeships, partnerships and on-site labs, students receive the hands-on training that is necessary for job placement.
For the 2014–2015 school year, the average job placement rate for AMTTC programs was 91 percent. Companies who employee AMTTC program graduates include: APEX, Builders First Source, Caterpillar, Color-Fi, Continental Tire, Eaton, Kaydon, Mancor, Nucor and Suominen.
Learn more about CCTC and its Advanced Manufacturing Technology Training Center at: www.cctech.edu