18 Credits

Program Description:

This program is designed to prepare students for employment in a variety of manufacturing settings. The certificate is upward compatible with the A.S. degree in Engineering Technology and Quality Control..

Program Objectives

  • Safety practices on the job and in a manufacturing setting
  • Quality practices and measurement
  • Knowledge of manufacturing process, materials and production
  • Awareness of maintenance in a manufacturing setting
  • Understanding of design and blueprints
  • Outcomes

    This program prepares students with the basic skills required by manufacturing. The programs aligns with the Certified Production Technician (CPT®) certification program from the Manufacturing Skills Standard Council (MSSC).

    Admission Requirements

    1. A completed application form.
    2. Evidence of standard high school graduation or the possession of a GED.
    3. Satisfactory completion of a minimum of 27 credits at the post secondary level.
    4. Minimum GPA 2.00.