Method of Delivery
Online, e-learning, or distance learning
Instructional Program (CIP)
Students will take this course over a 90 day time frame as a self-paced, 27 unit, virtual course. Each student will be expected to complete pre and post testing for each unit and pass a final exam prior to certification. The intruction is provided by Tooling U, a nationally certified training institute. Admininistration including marketing, student monitoring, local one-on-one instrutor support and job placement is provided by Destination Occupation. The certificate is provided by the Manufacturers Association of Maine a duly registered trade organization in the State of Maine. It is also certified nationally by the Society for Manufacturing Engineers, SME.
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
Pre and Post tests and a proctored final exam are required.
27 Tremont Street, Portland, Maine (virtually)
4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4
Name of Credential
Certified Manufacturing Associate
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
When need is identified beyond personal financial capability or government workforce training opportunities, Destination Occupation may request scholarship dollars from the Manufacturers Association of Maine or the Maine Blue Collar Scholarship Fund.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - Manufacturers Association of Maine and SME
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?
$1,250.00 The course costs $1275 and includes all on-line content and one final exam.
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost