Two New Programs Address the Current Employment Needs

Douglas H. Sherman, Senior Vice President and Provost at New England Institute of Technology (NEIT), announced that the college is proud to offer employer driven education through its two new Associate in Science degree programs in Welding Engineering Technology and Advanced Manufacturing Technology beginning October, 2015. The Welding Engineering Technology program emphasizes the development of […]

NEIT gets 2nd federal grant of $2.5 million for shipbuilding institute

From The Providence Journal: By Kate Bramson The New England Institute of Technology has won a second $2.5-million federal grant to expand the shipbuilding and advanced manufacturing institute it created when it won its earlier grant in 2013. New England Tech will add five programs to its two core training programs at the institute, according […]

Cranston Woman Breaks the Mold at Welding School – Business | Cranston, Rhode Island Patch

From the Cranston Patch: Wearing a helmet and wielding a fiery torch is in all in a day’s work now for a Cranston woman. Kierstyn Ebbeling has just completed an eight-week training welding training program that helps unemployed Rhode islanders connect with jobs in the marine trades and manufacturing industries. The Shipbuilding/Marine and Advanced Manufacturing […]

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 […]

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 […]