September 2, 2022

Colonial Institute Apprentice Program Announced with Chatt State

Colonial Chemical, Inc. announces that it is offering a formal apprenticeship program in collaboration with Chattanooga State Community College. Titled “Colonial Institute,” the program is open to adults 18 and older who are interested in completing coursework necessary for a Chemical Operator Technical Certificate (COTC) in only three semesters.

Those who are enrolled in the coursework and working toward completion of the COTC requirements may be eligible for supervised paid apprenticeships at the Colonial Chemical operations. Completion of the COTC coursework guarantees every applicant a thorough interview process with the potential to join the Colonial Chemical team. COTC coursework may be applied to being awarded an A.A.S. in Chemical Engineering Technology.

All classwork is performed at the Chatt State – Kimball, TN campus. Courses include:

  • Mathematics for Engineering Technology
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Mechanical Components and Electrical Drives
  • Process Operations
  • Process Equipment