Industry certification, Apprenticeship certification, Employment
Method of Delivery
Online, e-learning, or distance learning
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends
Instructional Program (CIP)
An industry-led standards-based, training, assessment and certification
system focused on the core technical skills and knowledge needed by the
nation’s front-line production workers. The nationwide MSSC system,
based upon industry-defined and federally-endorsed national standards,
offers both new and incumbent manufacturing workers (entry-level through
first-line supervision) the opportunity to credential the skills
increasingly needed in the technology-intensive jobs of 21st century
advanced manufacturing. Modules include Safety; Quality Practices &
Measurement; Manufacturing Processes & Production; Maintenance
Awareness; and Green Production. Course is 195 hours, with a Fast Track
option of 70 hours for people with some manufacturing experience. Mobile
lab available as an option.
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
1 - Northeastern Workforce Board
Name of Credential
Certified Production Technician
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - Manufacturing Skills Standard Council
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost