Advanced Manufacturing Facilities

Advanced Automation Lab Industrial Maintenance Classroom Advanced PLC Lab Welding and Fabrication Lab

Manufacturing Careers Made Here

At Lakeshore Advanced Manufacturing careers begin in The KOHLER Center for Manufacturing Excellence. This newly renovated and expanded center of excellence facilitates the development of an educated, skilled, trained and certified advanced manufacturing workforce for local employers. By combining state-of-art facilities and equipment with hands-on instruction from experienced faculty, this world-class center prepares students for high-demand manufacturing careers.

Welding and Fabrication Lab/Flex Lab

In the Welding and Flex Labs, Lakeshore students are training on the same state-of-the-art equipment used in today's manufacturing. Lakeshore is an American Welding Society (AWS) accredited test facility (ATF).

Industrial Electrician Lab

Snap-on tools are the standard in many industries and the Industrial Electrician Lab creates “power users” of Snap-on Industrial equipment.

Electro-Mechanical Lab

Top-of-the-line Fanuc robots teach students the robotic programming and operations preferred in today’s industries.

Mechanical Design Lab

Students put a state-of-the art 3D printer to work when they take a computer-screen design and make it a reality with a finished three-dimensional product.

Machine Tool Labs

Six Machine Tool labs give students experience on manual and simulation equipment, the latest Haas machines and precision measuring equipment. The latest in Haas machining gives students the skills to precisely program commands on a wide range of machines.


Rockwell Automation Programmable Logic Controllers training modules teach students how to program industrial controls and transfer their skills to other PLCs in various industries.