Moraine Park offers business training in February

by admin12. January 2009 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 February:


Microsoft Word 2007 – Level 1: Thursday, Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m., Room O-107.1, Fond du Lac campus. Having trouble locating commands in Word 2007? Explore the new look and features of Word to create professional letters, reports, lists and tables. Cost is $189 per person, which includes materials, refreshments and lunch.


Train the Trainer: Tuesdays, Feb. 17 and 24, 5–9 p.m., Rooms A-112 and O-104, Fond du Lac campus. As an in-house trainer, have you wondered if you're getting through to your audience? Develop a fundamental understanding of adult learning principles and practical tools to design and deliver more effective training programs. Cost is $299 per person, which includes materials and refreshments.


Developing an Effective Team for Nonprofits: Thursday, Feb. 19, 9–11 a.m., Room O-102, Fond du Lac campus. Explore the elements of a highly effective team and identify ways to build a team and develop individual potential. Cost is $55 per person, which includes materials and refreshments.


Introductory Adobe Dreamweaver: Saturdays, Feb. 21 and 28, 8–11 a.m., PC Lab 166, Hartford Center. Learn to create, organize and maintain a Web site on your local computer using Adobe Dreamweaver software, a popular Web authoring program with powerful, easy-to-use visual layout tools. Cost is $189 per person, which includes book, materials and refreshments.


ISO 9001/TS16949 Internal Auditor Training: Tuesday–Thursday, Feb. 24–26, 8 a.m.–5 p.m., Room O-103, Fond du Lac campus. Prepares those who are responsible for internal auditing of processes for ISO certification programs. In-class lectures, practical exercises and case studies reinforce the objectives. Cost is $650 per person, which includes materials and refreshments.


Fundamentals of Press Brake Operation: Wednesday, Feb. 25, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Room K-321, Beaver Dam campus. Learn the best techniques for precision sheet metal work and the math behind sheet metal bending while gaining real experience on a press brake. Geared toward new operators, engineers, designers and programmers, this training uses curriculum developed by the Fabricators and Manufacturers Association. Cost is $249 per person, which includes materials and lunch.


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.