Centers for Applied Competitive Technologies - Making It In California
Doing What MATTERS for Business & Industry

Central Valley / Mother Lode Region

915 S. Mooney Blvd.
Visalia, CA 93277

Gurminder Sangha, CACT Director
T (559) 688-3047
Email: gurminders@cos.edu

CACT @ College of the Sequoias

Industry Focus

The CACT @ College of the Sequoias offers technology education, manufacturing training, and consulting services that contribute to continuous workforce development, technology deployment and business development. The network of CACTs across California contribute to the vibrancy of California's advanced manufacturing sector by helping them compete successfully in changing markets and the global economy.

Core Competencies

  • Computer-aided numerical control (CNC)
  • Programmable logic controllers (PLC's)
  • Factory automation and industrial electronics
  • Industrial electricity & maintenance
  • Food manufacturing

Special Projects

Student Career Pathways
CACT provides training to students and individuals in the workforce who are in need of skill development. Training programs are from four to nine weeks and are designed for concentrated learning. Working in partnership with industry, CACT's programs mirror industries' needs; new programs are continually developed to teach skills that relate directly to jobs. The end result is highly skilled workers ready to land jobs and earn promotions that pay well.

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