Moraine Park offers business training in September

by speitz12. August 2010 04:30

Moraine Park Technical College offers ongoing credit and noncredit training opportunities for business and industry to help improve their competitive edge as well as develop and retain a skilled workforce.

Listed here are courses that are available in September:

Performance Leadership Series: Fridays, Sept. 3 and 17 and Oct. 1, 15 and 29, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Room O-103, Fond du Lac campus. This series equips leaders with the tools to successfully develop other employees within the organization. Prerequisite: Intermediate Leadership Series. Cost is $745 per person, which includes materials and refreshments.

PivotTables in Excel 2003: Friday, Sept. 10, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Room O-106.1, Fond du Lac campus. Learn how to use PivotTables to summarize large amounts of data and analyze it in a variety of ways. Cost is $199 per person, which includes materials, refreshments and lunch.

Structural Welding Certification Exams: Saturday, Sept. 11, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Room K-401, Beaver Dam campus. Welders passing these exams are certified in all positions and gages of steel plates using SMAW (stick) electrodes. Special tests of different welding processes (GMAW, FCAW, etc.) can also be taken. Cost is $175 per person.

SPC and Basic Control Charting: Tuesday, Sept. 14, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Room O-104, Fond du Lac campus. Use control charts to determine your process capabilities. Learn about process variation, graphical tools, bell-curve properties and more. Cost is $274 per person, which includes materials and refreshments.

Microsoft Access 2003 – Level 1: Friday, Sept. 17, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Room O-106.1, Fond du Lac campus. Introduces database application functions and features using Office 2003 and emphasizes planning, creating, sorting and filtering a database. Cost is $199 per person, which includes materials, refreshments and lunch.

Introduction to Mastercam X4: Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 20-21, 8:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m., Room T-205, West Bend campus. Covers all aspects of operation, system orientation, operator interface, configuration, 2D geometry construction and dimensioning. Recommended for V9 users for the smoothest transition into X4. Cost is $675 per person, which includes materials.

Generational Diversity: So What Does It Mean for Your Business?: Tuesday, Sept. 21, 12 to 1 p.m. Free Webinar – watch from your computer.

In addition to classroom courses, Moraine Park offers a variety of online courses in partnership with ed2go® Learn More, a division of Thomson™, that can be taken from your home or office at times that are convenient for you.

Registrations should be made at least one week prior to the start of a seminar.

For more information about these seminars, to register or to request a current copy of Moraine Park’s Workforce Solutions course catalog, call 920-924-3449, e-mail training@morainepark.edu or visit www.morainepark.edu and click on Business & Industry.