South Carolina Manufacturing Certification
This 200-hour certification course will help give you the skills for high-demand jobs in advanced manufacturing. The training will prepare you to earn four national credentials to become a Certified Production Technician. Classroom, hands-on, and production simulation training will be provided throughout the program. The cost of the program is covered by scholarship offered by the South Carolina General Assembly to eligible students. Students are only required to pay a $20 fee for drug screening and a background check. Non-eligible students may enroll for $2,199.
For more information contact 803.778.6656 or visit the CCTC Workforce Development office in building 600 on the main campus in Sumter.
Days Dates Time Hours Location
M, T, W, Th Jan. 12 - Apr. 8, 2015 8:30am - 12:30pm 200 Manning
M, T, W, Th Jan. 26 - Apr. 22, 2015 5:00pm - 9:00pm 200 Sumter
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Benefits of the South Carolina Manufacturing Certification
- Earn an industry-recognized national certification
- Master soft and technical skills essential for in-demand jobs in advanced manufacturing
- Understand what it takes to work effectively in a manufacturing environment
- Fully comprehend the importance of continuous improvement in the manufacturing process
- Grasp the essential skills needed to gather, interpret, and use data consistently and accurately to make decisions and take action
- Improve your fundamental communication skills (writing, reading, speaking, listening) to meet the needs of the workplace
- Increase your safety awareness and honing your ability to recognize and address safety hazards in the workplace
- Sharpen your basic math abilities
- Learn to measure properly using a wide variety of measuring instruments
- Enhance your use of hand and power tools
- Learn to read a blueprint effectively without error and within tolerances
Click here to learn more about SCMC and if it is the career for you!