FAME (Federation for Advanced Manufacturing
Education) offers an exceptional work-based learning program, geared towards preparing students for promising careers in the manufacturing sector. At FAME on the Coast, the primary goal is to equip students with the essential skills and practical experience necessary to thrive in the ever-evolving manufacturing industry.
The comprehensive program combines classroom instruction, hands-on training, and real-world application, fostering a deep understanding of process technology and industrial maintenance. By integrating theoretical knowledge with practical exposure, we empower our students to confidently confront the complexities of the manufacturing landscape. A key distinguishing feature of FAME on the Coast is the unwavering commitment to work-based learning. They firmly believe that practical experience is crucial in nurturing the competencies essential for success in the manufacturing sector. Through strategic partnerships with local industries, students gain first-hand exposure to industry professionals, enabling them to refine their skills within a genuine work environment. Many thanks to the current FAME industry partners: Alabama Power, AM/NS Calvert, BASF, Coastal Growers, FMC, Lenzing Fibers, Outokumpu, Novelis, and Vulcan.
Bishop State’s FAME on the Coast is dedicated to bridging the gap between the local manufacturing sector and the future workforce by cultivating a pipeline of highly skilled and proficient professionals. Together, we are shaping the future of manufacturing through education, practical training, and industry collaboration.
For more information on FAME or to become a student sponsor contact AJ Greggs at firstname.lastname@example.org.