Aerospace

EvCC plans $2.5 million expansion of its Advanced Manufacturing Training & Education Center

Press Release

Release Date: Oct. 2, 2015

Contact: John Bonner, Vice President of Corporate and Workforce Training, 425-267-9520; jbonner@everettcc.edu 

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Everett Community College is celebrating National Manufacturing Day today by announcing a $2.5 million expansion of the college’s Advanced Manufacturing Training & Education Center (AMTEC). The expansion will add 17,000 square feet to AMTEC, which is home to the college’s precision machining, welding and fabrication, engineering technician, composites and pre-employment programs. The new space includes eight classrooms and a lab for EvCC’s new mechatronics technician program. Construction will start in April 2016.

Everett Community College joins Boeing’s AerosPACE program

Press Release

Release Date: June 25, 2015

Contact: John Bonner, Vice President of Corporate and Workforce Training, 425-267-9520; jbonner@everettcc.edu

Everett Community College joins Boeing’s AerosPACE program 

EVERETT, Wash. – Everett Community College is the first community college in the nation to join five universities in a Boeing-led collaboration to close the skills gap in aerospace engineering.

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Everett Community College is the first community college in the nation to join five universities in a Boeing-led collaboration to close the skills gap in aerospace engineering. EvCC is the newest partner in AerosPACE (Aerospace Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering) along with Purdue, Georgia Institute of Technology, Tuskegee, BrighamYoung and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Universities. Boeing created the program in 2013 to help the next generation of aerospace employees learn through real-life collaboration on a project.

EvCC Center of Excellence for Aerospace & Advanced Manufacturing Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Press Release

Release Date: December 8, 2014

Centers of Excellence celebrate 10th year of innovative workforce development for Washington

OLYMPIA, Wash. – The Centers of Excellence announced today that 2014 marks the 10th year anniversary of their founding, including the Center of Excellence for Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing at Everett Community College.

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The Centers of Excellence announced today that 2014 marks the 10th year anniversary of their founding, including the Center of Excellence for Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing at Everett Community College.

EvCC Receives $1.5 Million for Aerospace Training, Equipment

Press Release

Release Date: June 10, 2014

Contact: John Bonner, Executive Director of Corporate & Continuing Education and EvCC Aerospace Industry Liaison, 425-267-9520; jbonner@everettcc.edu

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Everett Community College and the Center of Excellence for Aerospace & Advanced Manufacturing at EvCC will receive more than $1.5 million in new state funding to train students for aerospace jobs. The Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges awarded $1,577,703 to EvCC to pay for faculty, curriculum design, equipment and staffing to support aerospace programs as part of a statewide effort to increase training opportunities for aerospace jobs. “This investment will help Washington state continue to provide employers with the best-trained aerospace workforce in the world,” EvCC President David Beyer said. “We are thankful for Gov. Inslee and the Legislature’s support for aerospace education and training.”

Goodwill Industries Names EvCC an Outstanding Community Partner

Press Release

Release Date: April 16, 2014
Contact: Sheila Dunn, Interim Associate Dean of Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing Careers, 425-239-8017; sdunn@everettcc.edu

Goodwill Industries Names Everett Community College an Outstanding Community Partner

Photo: EvCC Air Washington Program Director Annette Floyd and Seattle Goodwill Industries President and CEO Ken Colling. 

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Seattle Goodwill Industries honored Everett Community College as an outstanding community partner (nonprofit) for assistance with Goodwill’s new Marysville Youth Aerospace Program. EvCC supported the development of the program, including creating a pre-employment course and offering tours and demonstrations to youth participants.