KCC Stories: Lakeview senior and KAMA grad Kollin Johnson plans to be an electrician

KCC student Kollin Johnson.

Registration for the Spring 2018 semester is open now! For information about signing up for spring classes, visit www.kellogg.edu/registration. To apply to KCC online for free, visit www.kellogg.edu/step1. Lakeview High School senior Kollin Johnson dual enrolled in Kellogg Community College’s Advanced Manufacturing Assembly (KAMA) Training… Continue Reading

KCC Stories: Mom Karen Kelley is working toward her journeyman card

KCC student Karen Kelley poses for a photo at the Regional Manufacturing Technology Center campus in Battle Creek.

Registration for the Spring 2018 semester is open now! For information about signing up for spring classes, visit www.kellogg.edu/registration. To apply to KCC online for free, visit www.kellogg.edu/step1. When Karen Kelley started the Essential Skills Demanded by Great Employers (EDGE) Program at Kellogg Community College… Continue Reading

KCC Stories: Lakeview senior Nicholas Price studies his future in KAMA training, wants to be a machinist

Registration for the Spring 2018 semester is open now! For information about signing up for spring classes, visit www.kellogg.edu/registration. To apply to KCC online for free, visit www.kellogg.edu/step1. Dual-enrolled Lakeview High School senior Nicholas Price says he’s thinking about training at Kellogg Community College after… Continue Reading

KCC Stories: Lakeview senior Devin Harook dual enrolls for KAMA training, wants to be an electrician

KCC student Devin Harook poses in the KAMA manufacturing training area of the RMTC.

When 18-year-old Devin Harook graduates from Lakeview High School this spring, he’ll do so with valuable, hands-on manufacturing experience earned as a dual-enrolled graduate of Kellogg Community College’s Advanced Manufacturing Assembly (KAMA) Training Program. Harook, who along with other members of his… Continue Reading

KCC Stories: KAMA grad Anthony Gibbs lands a job in manufacturing, returns to KCC to become an electrician

KCC student Anthony Gibbs poses with an electrical trainer at the RMTC campus in Battle Creek.

Anthony Gibbs was having trouble finding work in 2015. Then he found himself in Kellogg Community College’s Advanced Manufacturing Assembly (KAMA) Training Program. Today, Gibbs is employed in the auto manufacturing industry as a quality engineer at Advanced Special Tools,… Continue Reading

KCC announces major workforce training initiative

The Regional Manufacturing Technology Center

Kellogg Community College today announced a major initiative designed to improve the local economy by guiding hundreds of area adults and teenagers through programs that will connect to job opportunities, strengthen technical skills, improve financial security and accelerate college completion.… Continue Reading

Michigan Job Challenge students train for work in KCC’s KAMA program

KAMA manufacturing students work during training at the RMTC.

See photos of some of the 24 Michigan Job Challenge students who started the Kellogg Community College Advanced Manufacturing Assembly (KAMA) Training program at KCC’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center (RMTC) this summer in the photo gallery embedded below or view the gallery on KCC’s… Continue Reading

KCC seeks applicants for manufacturing training program

An overhead view of KAMA manufacturing line workers in action at the College's RMTC.

Local companies are hiring, and Kellogg Community College is looking for people who want to get to work. KCC is seeking applicants to join the next KCC Advanced Manufacturing Assembly (KAMA) group for job training that’s free for those who… Continue Reading