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Steve Lapointe
Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center


The QVCC Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center is proud to help its industry partners develop the next generation of high-skill employees. The following workforce development courses are available for Fall 2019. All classes are 3 credits, $609 unless otherwise noted. Billing accounts available; contact us to learn more about creating accounts.

The below classes can be taken individually and do not require enrollment in the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Certificate or the Mechatronics: Automation Technician Certificate.  Appropriate credits earned can be applied to the certificates at a later date.

Industry partners are encouraged to learn more about both certificates by viewing our AMTC Certificates page, and to consider sending employees to the full certificate programs.

Workshop Development Courses: Fall 2019


Advanced Machine Technology  ($780+$120 AM Fee)     
Prerequisite: Successful completion of Machine Technology Fundamentals or Prior Learning Assessment.

Blueprint II                                                                            
Prerequisite: Successful completion of Blueprint I or Prior Learning Assessment.

CNC II  ($120 AM Fee)                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of CNC I or Prior Learning Assessment.

Principles of Quality Control                                             

Parametric Design – SolidWorks                                     



Programmable Logic Controllers
Mechatronics: Automation Technician course

Machine Technology Fundamentals ($780+$120 AM Fee)

Blueprint I                                                                               

Manufacturing Math                                                            

CNC Fundamentals ($120 AM Fee)                 

Digital Fundamentals
Mechatronics: Automation Technician course

Mechatronics: Automation Technician course.
Prerequisite: MFG 146, MFG143 and MFG 138 (can be taken concurrently)

Math for Electricity & Electronics
Mechatronics: Automation Technician course

Benchwork  ($437+$120 AM Fee)  

Industrial Motor Controls
Mechatronics: Automation Technician course

Hydraulics & Pneumatics
Mechatronics: Automation Technician course


Industrial Maintenance
Mechatronics: Automation Technician course

Safety in the Workplace              (1 credit: $264)          
1 credit. 8 week course 8/31/19-10/19/19 includes OSHA-10 card.

Safety in the Workplace              (1 credit: $264)           
1 credit. 8 week course 10/25/19-12/13/19 includes OSHA card.


For more information, please contact AMTC Director Steve Lapointe at slapointe@qvcc.edu or (860) 932-4111.


For More Information:

Consider an AMTC Intern
QVCC Advanced Mfg. Machining Certificate
Mechatronics/Automation Technician Certificate