Convene.Problem Solve. Disseminate.

Center of Excellence for Aerospace tagline

Aerospace and Advance Manufacturing Resource

The Center of Excellence for Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing is a statewide resource representing the interests of the aerospace and advanced manufacturing industry, and labor partners, within the Washington State Community and Technical College system.
The Center of Excellence for Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing exists to narrow the gap between employers’ demand for a highly skilled workforce and the colleges’ ability to supply workready graduates. We convene industry and labor to drive workforce development initiatives — and coordinate community college resources after industry and labor set the direction.

The Latest from Center of Excellence

AWB’s Workforce Summit Is Next Week

AWB’s Workforce Summit Is Next Week

"Workforce is the most pressing issue facing employers," says the Association of Washington Business Institute. Their workforce summit, in partnership with Career Connect Washington and the...

read more
Happy Drone Safety Day

Happy Drone Safety Day

Did you know drones are the fastest-growing segment of aviation in the United States? With more than 800,000 drones registered in the United States, Saturday's National Drone Safety Day is a great...

read more

 

 

INDUSTRY

 

 

 

 

CAREERS

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

 

Featured grants and initatives

Mechawa

MECHATRONICS COLLEGE TRAINING PROGRAMS THAT LEAD TO HANDS-ON JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN HIGH WAGE CAREERS

Learn More

Employer Competency tool

The COE is piloting a new online self-assessment tool. The assessment is designed to identify the academic competencies and skill proficiency levels needed for skilled, entry-level manufacturing jobs at various companies.

Learn More