Manufacturing Technician

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Course Description

This hybrid program 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 (see list of possible certifications below). Classroom, online, hands-on, and production simulation training will be provided throughout the program. Hybrid courses have both face-to-face and online requirements to successfully complete the course. Click the link below to view the Manufacturing Technician Enrollment Guide. The Enrollment Guide will provide step-by-step instructions on how to apply for a full tuition scholarship. For more information, call 803-778-6656 or email

Click here for information on scholarship opportunities. Scholarships are limited.

*Course times will be determined to meet the greatest demand of students. Dates may be adjusted depending on student availability and class enrollment 

Days Dates Time Hours Location
M, T, W, Th June 23 – July 29, 2021 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 82 Sumter & online
M, T, W, Th August 23 – September 28, 2021 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. 82 Sumter & online

Possible Certifications Earned with Successful Completion of Program: 

  • MSSC Certified Production Technician (National Credential)
    • Credential includes: Manufacturing Processes & Production and Quality Practices & Measurement
  • 10 hour OSHA – General Industry
  • Hazardous Communication
  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt
  • Forklift Certification

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