F.A.M.E. AMT Parent Information
What is the AMT Program?
The Alabama F.A.M.E. Advanced Manufacturing Technician Program (AMT) blends classroom instruction with on-site experience at the world-class manufacturing facilities in North Alabama. The AMT Program includes a two-year associate degree that combines cutting-edge curriculum, paid working experience, along with learning highly sought-after business principles and best practices of a world class manufacturer.
Why is the AMT Program a Great Opportunity?
The ability to earn a great salary plus benefits after two years of college is remarkable. Students can also earn as much as $33,500 while attending college, which reduces the need for student loans and prepares students for a successful career. In fact, the majority of AMT graduates have completed the program with no education debt. The AMT program prepares graduates to excel in the job market and/or to pursue a four-year degree.
Is the AMT Program Safe?
Today’s high standards of manufacturing excellence emphasizes safety and quality and is reinforced daily with associates and management teams. The AMT program begins with a semester of extensive safety training. Safety awareness and risk reduction is also integrated into all aspects of operations and training at each of the sponsor manufacturing companies.