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Tools to strengthen our regional workforce

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Let our corporate and community education staff provide customized job skills training for your business with programs tailored to meet specific individual and industry needs.  CCE training provides: 

  • Skills to match high-demand fields
  • Training on current technology and equipment
  • Hands-on, experience-based learning
  • Convenient schedule and location
  • Certificate of Completion and CEUs recognized by industries
Christy Lyons

Questions? I can help!

Christy Lyons
Director of Corporate and Community Education
clyons1@ncmich.edu
231-348-6822

Ergonomic Safety Training

CCE’s Ergonomic Safety Training is designed to prevent injuries among workers in long-term healthcare, hospitals and accommodations. This year, CCE received MIOSHA funds to offer free ergonomic safety training to workers in these occupations. Physical therapist and safety instructor Damon Whitfield brings materials, instruction and practical tips to hospital, hotel and long-term care workers across the region. 

Eligible businesses are invited to call 231-348-6705 to schedule free, onsite ergonomic training.


Industry-Specific Training

    • Conflict Prevention and Resolution
    • Effective Communications in a Culturally Diverse Workplace
    • Ergonomic Safety in the Workplace
    • Excellent Customer Service
    • Leadership
    • Leading Through Change
    • Maximum Marketing
    • Problem Solving
    • Project and Time Management

Engineering Technology

North Central offers courses to support local employers, employees, and individuals looking to build the skills to strengthen our industrial workforce.  Our courses are aligned with industry-recognized certifications from the Smart Automation Certification Alliance (SACA) and the Manufacturing Skill Standards Counsil (MSSC).  Browse our Engineering Technology courses.


Public Service

North Central also offers several opportunities for workforce training in the public service sector, including training for paramedics, firefighters, and corrections officers.  Grant funding is available to offset or cover the cost of many of these programs.  Browse our Public Service training opportunities.


Healthcare, Hospitality, and Manufacturing Training


For more information about corporate training opportunities, call 231-348-6822.