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Resources for Manufacturing Professionals

There are a number of options available to support workforce development in the manufacturing industry.

Keene State College Summer 2016

The Summer 2016 semester at Keene State offers courses designed to meet the needs of current and future manufacturing employees. Browse our summer offerings. Registration for Fall courses will begin in July.

Customized & Contract Training

Keene State College and RCAM partners can deliver customized, cost-effective training to meet your company’s specific needs when you want it, where you want it, and with the delivery method of your choice. For more information, contact Keene State’s Office of Continuing Education at 603-358-2290 or

RCAM Regional Partners

The Regional Center for Advanced Manufacturing (RCAM) is a consortium of Keene State College, River Valley Community College, the Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce, and the Keene School District through its Keene Community Education program. Key to this collaborative is the machine laboratory, located in the state-of-the-art TDS Building here at Keene State College.

All RCAM classes aim to provide competency in one or more of the following subjects: Blueprint Reading, CNC Applications, Manual Machining, Manufacturing Science, Math Essentials, Metrology and Inspection, Safety, and Software Applications.

Apprenticeship Program

Machining Apprenticeship is a two-year program calling for 310 instructional hours and 4,000 to 4,800 on-the-job hours. More about Apprenticeship Program

RCAM Mission Statement

RCAM focuses the academic resources from the three collaborating educational institutions to address the specific needs of industry. More about RCAM Mission Statement

Philosophy and Operation

RCAM is a collaborative, linking business and educational resources in the Monadnock Region to support a new generation of advanced manufacturing jobs and ensure New Hampshire’s competitiveness in the new economy. More about Philosophy and Operation

Contact Continuing Education

Your degree is closer
than you think.

contact continuing educationThink Keene State.

Office of Continuing Education and Extended Studies
(603) 358-2290
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Elliot Hall, First Floor, Suite 144
Keene State College
229 Main Street
Keene, NH 03435-2605