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Advanced Manufacturing Specialist

Join the in-demand field of Advanced Manufacturing in just 12 weeks! The Academy of Advanced Manufacturing at Gateway is an initiative developed by Rockwell Automation and Manpower Group to provide hands-on training in the latest manufacturing systems using Rockwell Automation products.

Invest 36 hours per week over 12 weeks of full-time classes at Gateway's SC Johnson iMET Center to gain a strong introduction to electronics, robotics, PLCs, industrial automation, project management and more. Graduate with an Advanced Manufacturing Specialist certificate and be certified as Automation and Control Technician set to earn an average salary of $49,000 a year.

This program is approved by the Wisconsin State Approving Agency for Federal VA Education Benefits.

If you have questions or need additional information please call 1-800-247-7122.

Application Requirements

  • Complete an online application for the Advanced Manufacturing Specialist Certificate
  • Submit an official high school transcript, HSED or GED transcript to verify high school completion. Transcript must be official and in a sealed envelope from the high school unless sent electronically through a secured credential service (e.g. Parchment)