Moraine Park offers business training in June

by admin20. May 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 June:


Transition to Office 2007 – Level 1: Wednesday, June 3, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., Room O-107.1, Fond du Lac campus; Thursday, June 4, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., Room L-114, West Bend campus. Explore the enhancements of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. to ease your transition to Office 2007. Cost is $99 per person, which includes materials.


White Belt Training: Tuesdays, June 9, 16 and 23, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Room O-102, Fond du Lac campus. Introduce the basic Six Sigma tools and improvement philosophy to a large percentage of your workforce to inject the Six Sigma culture deeper into your organization. Cost is $650 per person, which includes materials, lunch and refreshments.


Lean Enterprise Certificate Program – Executive Overview : Tuesday, June 2, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.,
Room T-117, West Bend campus. Explains what to expect from the Lean Enterprise Certificate Program. Free.


Lean Enterprise Certificate Program: Nine sessions on Tuesdays from June 9 to Sept. 29, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., AMTC, West Bend campus. Provides an effective and cost-efficient way to train your staff to use Lean tools to identify and drive waste out of your operation. Includes a workplace project for those completing the program. Cost is 2,700 for all nine sessions, or $300 per person for individual sessions. Price includes materials, lunch and refreshments.


Introduction to Mastercam X3: Monday and Tuesday, June 15-16, 8:30 a.m. to 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. Cost is $675 per person, which includes materials.


Essential Selling Skills: Tuesday, June 16, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Room T-117, West Bend campus. Learn about preparing to sell, finding and qualifying prospects, building rapport with your customers, understanding and managing the sales process, handling resistance and closing the sale. Cost is $129 per person, which includes materials and refreshments.


Military Packaging/RFID: Wednesday, June 24, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Room T-101, West Bend campus. Learn about the Department of Defense packaging, labeling and shipping requirements. Cost is $30 per person.


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.