Moraine Park offers business training in January and February

by admin17. December 2008 19:00

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 a few of the courses that are available in January and early February:


Leadership Development – Foundational Series: Tuesdays, Jan. 6, Jan. 20, Feb. 3, Feb. 24, March 10 and March 24, 8 a.m.–12 p.m., Room O-104, Fond du Lac campus. Designed for leaders at all levels, this series delivers high-performance strategies for personal leadership that keep your employees moving in the right direction by linking performance to your organization’s strategic goals. Cost is $889 per person, which includes materials and refreshments.


Green Belt Certification: Jan. 21-23, Feb. 4-5, March 4-5, April 1-2 and April 29-30, 8 a.m. –5 p.m., location TBD. Includes 88 hours of classroom training and five hours of individualized coaching on your project. This is a prerequisite for the Six Sigma Black Belt completion program. Cost is $3,500 per person, which includes MiniTab software, book, materials, lunch and refreshments.


Basic Grammar for Business Writing: Mondays, Feb. 2, 9 and 16, 12–4 p.m., Room O-106.1, Fond du Lac campus. Learn techniques to make your writing easier to understand and more interesting to read by applying proper punctuation, basic grammar rules and guidelines to help standardize your individual style. Additionally, you will learn how to polish letters, memos, proposals and other written documents to make them more powerful and professional. Cost is $315 per person, which includes materials and refreshments. 


Creating PDF Files with Adobe Acrobat: Mondays, Feb. 2 and 9, 4–7 p.m., PC Lab 166, Hartford Center. Use Adobe® Acrobat® 8.0 Professional to create, manage and collaborate PDF documents. Learn how to access, create, modify, review and access information in PDF documents; add PDF navigation aids; and work with multiple PDF documents. Cost is $189 per person, which includes materials and refreshments.


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 or e-mail More courses are featured in the catalog and can be found at; click on Business & Industry then Upcoming Events.