Advanced Manufacturing Classes

The Advanced Manufacturing Center (AMC) at A-B Tech offers short-term training classes and programs to individuals seeking employment in the advanced manufacturing industry and/or to improve their technical skills.

Year-round students may attend classes in Machining, Composites, Industrial Maintenance (Automation, Electrical, & Mechanical), Certified Production Technician, and others. The length of classes ranges from 5 to 24 weeks.

To enroll, click on the link and follow the steps. Should you need assistance then please contact us at or (828) 398-7760.


Short-term Training Classes
CNC Machining 101
Composite Technology Level 1
  • Jan-May 2023
Forklift Safety & Operation
Industrial Maintenance Academy — Automation
  • Jan-May 2023
Industrial Maintenance Academy — Mechanical
  • Jun-Aug 2023
Industrial Maintenance Academy — Electrical
  • Jan-May 2023
Industrial Sewing Bootcamp
  • M-F 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Transformation Village
MSSC Certified Production Technician
Machining Fundamentals




One to Two-Day Classes
Intro to Advanced Manufacturing
Intro to Composites
  • 11/12/22 Sat. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. A-B Tech Asheville Campus
Industrial Blueprint Reading
  • 11/11/22 - 11/18/22 Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. A-B Tech Asheville Campus
Intro to Industrial Maintenance
  • Coming soon
Intro to Machining
  • 11/12/22 Sat. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. A-B Tech Asheville Campus
Precision Measurement
Shop Math Basics

Financial assistance is available to cover the cost of classes allowing students to attend for free.

To request a scholarship, contact (828) 398-7890.

For more information, contact the AMC at (828) 398-7760 /