Advanced Manufacturing, Engineering, and Logistics Academy

Program Summary

Careers related to processing materials into products, and the movement of people, goods, and materials by air, rail, and water.

Advanced Manufacturing

  • Students investigate the properties of engineered materials and study major types of material processes including tooling, electrical, operation and inventory principles.
  • Students use hands-on projects and team activities to apply learnings in the areas of safety and impact, electricity, manufacturing essentials, fluid power principles, mechanical principles and lean manufacturing.
  • Work towards earning college credit and an industry-recognized certification through the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC).
  • Certification: MSSC – Certified Production Technician (CPT)
  • Career Possibilities:
    • High School Diploma + Certification: Assembler, Machine Maintenance Technician, Production Operator, Aviation Inspector
    • Associates Degree (2+ years): Aviation Inspector, Quality Control Technician, Engineering Technician
    • Bachelor’s Degree (4+ years): Packaging Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Materials Supervisor, Production Supervisor, Continuous Improvement Supervisor

Logistics

  • Introduces students the physical components of finished product handling.
  • Topics will include logistics systems, supply chain management, order, demand inventory and warehouse management, and the control systems and automated components of logistics systems.
  • Work toward earning college credit and an industry-recognized certification through the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC).
  • Certification: MSSC – Certified Logistics Technician (CLT)
  • Career Possibilities:
    • High School Diploma + Certification: Assembler, Machine Maintenance Technician, Production Operator, Materials Logistics Specialist, Logistics Coordinator, Warehouse Supervisor
    • Associates Degree (2+ years): Operations Coordinator, Control Systems Technician
    • Bachelor’s Degree (4+ years): Operations and Logistics Director, Prototype Material Planner, Logistics Specialist, Prototype Engineer

Engineering

  • Dig deep into the engineering design process, applying math, science, and engineering standards to hands-on projects like designing a new toy or improving an existing product.
  • Discover and explore manufacturing processes, product design, robotics, and automation, and then they apply what they have learned to design solutions for real-world manufacturing problems.
  • Students will use computer controlled rapid prototyping and CNC equipment to solve problems by constructing actual models of their three-dimensional designs.
  • Certification: Dual Credit Only
  • Career Possibilities:
    • High School Diploma + Certification: Assembler, Machine Maintenance Technician, Production Operator
    • Associates Degree (2+ years): Aviation Inspector, Quality Control Technician, Engineering Technician
    • Bachelor’s Degree (4+ years): Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Packaging Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Supplier Quality Engineer

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