Advanced Manufacturing Classes

Certified Production (CPT) Technician

Designed to train students for high-paying, in-demand jobs in advanced manufacturing, CPT is endorsed as a quality training program for entry-level employment by Unilever HPC and ITG Burlington in Raeford and Coty, Inc. in Sanford. Students learn manufacturing production systems and minor manufacturing equipment maintenance and repair as specified by the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council. Students prepare to complete four MSSC certifications: Safety, Quality Practices and Measurement, Manufacturing Processes and Production, and Maintenance Awareness leading to the comprehensive CPT credential.

Sandhills Hoke Center
101 Johnson Hall
$185 + $60 MSSC certification fee + $45 per certification (5 Certifications) + text
CEU: 17.1

1438    June 4-Jan 14         MW           6-9pm

Mechanical Power Transmission Fundamentals Level 1

Designed to provide you with the necessary foundation content to understanding working with mechanical power transmissions, this class covers reading blueprints, industrial mathematics to linear motion, drilling speed calculations and more. Topics are instructor led with hands-on demonstrations and troubleshooting performed by the student. Upon successful completion, you should be able to identify and apply learning to all fundamental content and demonstrate safe, proper maintenance and troubleshooting procedures.

Sandhills Hoke Center
Instructor: James Marks
107 Johnson Hall
$185 + text
CEU: 10.2

3431    Aug 6-Dec 12         MW           6-9pm

Mechanical Power Transmission Fundamentals Level 3

This course introduces the types, functions, and operations of packaging machinery. Topics include filling, labeling, capping, carton forming, conveying, wrapping, and other related topics. Upon successful completion, students should be able to effectively communicate with technicians and engineers on the terms, actions, concepts, and components of packaging machinery. Students will learn about gear drives, hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps and piping, and power transmission accessories; preparing them for well paying positions in advanced manufacturing.

Sandhills Hoke Center
$185 + text
Instructor: Dan Alexander
Mod. 6 & 7
CEU: 11.6

1436    August 21-April 23        T    10am-2pm

1437    August 21-April 23       T          4-8pm