UWA now accepting applications for Industrial Maintenance Certificate programs

LIVINGSTON, Ala.-The University of West Alabama’s Applied Manufacturing Technology Training (AMT) program is currently accepting applications for the Industrial Maintenance Certificate program.

The AMT program provides customized training in manufacturing skills and technologies incorporated in all major manufacturing industries located within the UWA’s eight-county primary service area which includes Choctaw, Dallas, Greene, Hale, Marengo, Pickens, Sumter and Wilcox counties in Alabama.

The UWA AMT program staff will host anyone interested in the program on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in room 122 of Guy Hunt Hall on the UWA campus. During the event, those interested in earning an industrial maintenance certificate can learn about the program and complete an application.

The event is open to those individuals who are 18 years or older with a high school diploma or GED and are interested in employment opportunities in the manufacturing industry. Applicants should bring a copy of their high school diploma or GED transcript with them to the event.

For those who are interested, applications and eligibility requirements are available at UWA, Guy Hunt Hall, room 122. Individuals can also request an application packet be mailed to them by calling (205) 652-3665 or by visiting http://www.uwa.edu/amtp.aspx and clicking on Information Request and completing the form. For more details or to ask questions, please contact Veronica Triplett at (205) 652-3656 or James Gray at 205-652-5411. Inquire by email at amt@uwa.edu

For more than 180 years, the University of West Alabama has served the west central Alabama area and beyond through educational opportunity, academic research and public outreach. A four-year university offering the traditional campus experiences and online programs. For more information on UWA, visit www.uwa.edu