The Regional Center for Advanced Manufacturing (RCAM) is an offsite teaching facility for Northeast State Community College located in downtown Kingsport, Tennessee in the "Kingsport Academic Village". RCAM also serves as the home of the Northeast State Office of Economic & Workforce Development. The name "RCAM" is the Northeast State branded outreach for industrial advanced manufacturing training & education.

The RCAM is "powered by the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership", AMP as it is commonly known. AMP is a public/private partnership made up of an advisory committee focused on addressing workforce development issues related to advanced manufacturing. With industry, education, and government working together, the AMP has proven to be an effective engine for the RCAM. The three strategic focus areas of AMP are:

    1. Meeting the Industrial Training/Educational Needs of Existing Industry
    2. Building a Pipeline of Industrial Skilled Labor for the Region
    3. A Training/Educational Resource for Economic Development 

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The Career & Workforce Development Center is the place to start your new career. You’ll find assistance with career planning, choosing a major, co-op opportunities, job search, interview preparation, resume development, and information on the WorkKeys Assessment. Click HERE for further details.

Upcoming Workshops

The Career & Workforce Development Center offers workshops on a variety of career development topics. Workshops are offered on a monthly basis to students, alumni, and job seekers from the public. Click HERE to view the schedule of workshops offered each semester.