Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center

The Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center, located on the Hall Campus of Lanier Technical College, is a unique training facility. The Center is staffed and equipped to offer training in virtually any electrical, mechanical, automation, robotics and process improvement areas needed by today’s manufacturing clients. For more information and open enrollment scheduling:
  • Automation and Controls
  • Maintenance Skills Training Needs Assessment
  • Robotics in Manufacturing
  • Snap-On Multimeter Certification
  • Manufacturing Work Force Solutions

Please contact our staff at the Center with questions about training, employee improvement or consultation programs.

Joey Watkins 770-533-6996

Cory Addison 770-533-6994

43KH training Feb2020
45KH training Feb2020
09KH training Feb2020

Increase your Earning Power With a Technical Skills Update on Allen-Bradley Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s).


This 2 day (16 Hour) course is designed to familiarize maintenance staff in the operation of the ControlLogix PLC platform, use of the RSLogix 5000 software package, and techniques for troubleshooting faults. The goals of this course are to teach skills to upload and download programs, troubleshoot PLC hardware faults, and troubleshoot PLC digital I/O circuit faults.

Coverage Includes
    Instrument technician on the job check wiring on PLC cabinet
    Instrument technician on the job check wiring on PLC cabinet

  • Introduction to the ControlLogix System
  • Introduction to Control and Communication Networks
  • Introduction to the Hardware and RSLogix 5000 Software
  • Creating a Project
  • Working With a Project Structure and Creating Tags
  • Using the RSLogix 5000 Program Editor
  • Basic Instructions
  • Troubleshooting
  • Finding and Clearing Processor Faults
  • Searching and Cross-Referencing Projects
  • Hands-on exercises
Training Schedule and Registration

To register for class, please visit: https://econdev.laniertech.edu/ammonia-refrigeration-classes/

The efficient use of technology is key when competing in today’s global manufacturing marketplace.


At the AMTC, manufacturers will find the research, development, and training resources to maximize returns on expenditures when automating processes.

From rapid prototyping to robotic welding, the AMTC is ready with services to keep your manufacturing processes on the cutting edge of competition.

All AMTC services are customized, available 24 hours/ day, 7 days / week, and GUARANTEED.