New England Institute of Technology Students Take Top Honors at 2018 SkillsUSA Championships

We’re excited to announce that our students had an impressive showing at the annual SkillsUSA national competition held in Louisville, KY last week. Several New England Institute of Technology students earned silver medals in the following competitions:   Event: Architectural Drafting – Silver Medal (out of 26 contestants) Michael Webb Event: Crime Scene Investigation (Team […]

NEIT VP talks Jobs, Jobs, Jobs with Dan Yorke’s State of Mind

New England Institute of Technology’s Vice President of Corporate Education and Training sat down with Dan Yorke recently for a candid conversation about “Jobs, Jobs, Jobs” in Rhode Island. “There are opportunities in Rhode Island and they are all related to skills.  Twenty to twenty-seven jobs that have the most need in Rhode Island require […]

SAMI Makes a Splash

The Official Launch of New England Tech’s Shipbuilding/Marine Trades and Advanced Manufacturing Institute (SAMI) was nothing short of a great success. Held on Monday, July 21, 2014, at the Post Road campus, NEIT’s administration, faculty and staff were joined by Rhode Island’s congressional delegation, SAMI industry partners, and other invited guests. SAMI is funded in […]

Governor Chafee Announces $1.75M in Grants

New England Institute of Technology is proud to be the recipient of the Governor’s Workforce grant to help 40 unemployed individuals with the skills within the shipbuilding and machine technology industries.  We look forward to continuing to help the state close the skills gap. From RIBJ.com: Governor Lincoln D. Chafee announced today that the Governor’s […]

Submarine maker plans expansion in Rhode Island

New England Tech continues to work to help fill the #SkillsGap with Associate, Bachelors and Master degrees, including helping Electric Boat fill positions it has otherwise had difficulty finding enough people with the necessary skills. From MiamiHerald.com: NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. –Submarine maker Electric Boat plans to double its workforce in Rhode Island to build a new class […]

SAMI to Provide Rhode Island Employers with a Pipeline of Skilled Welders and Machinists

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                  Contact:  Linda Dionne For July 21, 2014                                                     401-739-5000 For Immediate Release                                            ldionne@neit.edu NEW ENGLAND INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY LAUNCHES NEW SHIPBUILDING/MARINE AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING INSTITUTE (SAMI)  SAMI to Provide Rhode Island Employers with a Pipeline of Skilled Welders and Machinists WHAT:           Through grants provided by the U.S. Department of Labor, the […]