KCC seeks applicants for free manufacturing job training program for Battle Creek residents

A female student smiles in safety goggles on a text slide that reads "Free job training, laptop, cash incentives. Eligibility requirements apply. Request information at www.kellogg.edu/iact."

Kellogg Community College is seeking applicants for a manufacturing job training program beginning in June, offered at no cost for Battle Creek residents who meet income guidelines. The College’s next Kellogg Advanced Manufacturing Assembly (KAMA) training program will run for… Continue Reading

What is the RMTC and how is it different from other Kellogg Community College campuses?

The pipefitting and KAMA areas of the RMTC campus in Battle Creek.

Kellogg Community College opens in-person instruction for all Industrial Trades students at the College’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center campus Feb. 1. But unless you’ve already studied or trained there, you may be wondering: What is the RMTC, and what can… Continue Reading

RMTC campus to reopen for in-person Industrial Trades training Feb. 1

The training lab area of the RMTC.

In-person instruction for all Industrial Trades students will resume starting Feb. 1 at Kellogg Community College’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center. The RMTC, located in the Fort Custer Industrial Park at 405 Hill Brady Road in Battle Creek, is home to… Continue Reading

KCC resumes in-person instruction at Regional Manufacturing Technology Center

The training lab area of the RMTC.

Beginning today, Kellogg Community College is resuming hands-on, in-person instruction in various industrial trades at the College’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center in Battle Creek. Over the past several months on all five of its campuses, KCC has implemented safeguards, installed… Continue Reading

KCC publishes “Blaze Goes to the RMTC” children’s book about manufacturing, industrial trades

Detail from the cover to "Blaze Goes to the RMTC" featuring the two cartoon bear characters Blaze and Bella.

Kellogg Community College is pleased to announce the release of “Blaze Goes to the RMTC,” a fully illustrated, 32-page children’s book about manufacturing and the industrial/skilled trades programs offered at KCC’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center campus in Battle Creek. The… Continue Reading

Gov. Whitmer visits Kellogg Community College

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer today visited Kellogg Community College to learn firsthand how College officials and area businesses and organizations are working together to train workers to fill current and future job shortages. Whitmer spent an hour at KCC’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center, a… Continue Reading

Rosler Metal Finishing donates $30,000 worth of machines for industrial trades training at KCC’s RMTC

Rosler CEO Bernhard Kerschbaum, left, and RMTC Director Tom Longman shake hands in front of a new vibratory tub finishing machine donated by Rosler.

Kellogg Community College students training for industrial trades careers at the College’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center can add experience with state-of-the-art finishing equipment to their resumes thanks to the donation of nearly $30,000 worth of machinery from Rosler Metal Finishing.… Continue Reading