The manufacturing industry in Minnesota and the region is very broad and diverse. That is why Ridgewater College Customized Training has developed a broad and diverse set of training programs to help manufacturing industry professionals grow their business potential. Programming consists of entry-level worker skills training, workplace safety, welding, machining, machine maintenance, interpersonal and professional skills, supervision and leadership, and advanced quality practices such as Lean and Six Sigma.
No matter what your businesses end product, you need a workforce with the skills and knowledge to do the job right. Let us be your training partner to ensure that your employees have what it takes to help you fulfill your orders in a safe, effective, and profitable manner.
Solutions to meet your needs
- Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining
- Manual machining
- Shop math
- Blueprint reading
- Drafting and design
- Quality and Processes (+ option for expansion?)
- Manufacturing processes and production
- Quality practices
- Safety awareness
- Process improvement (LEAN, Six Sigma, etc.)
- Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerances (GD & T)
- Industrial Maintenance
- Overhead crane rigging and safety
American Welding Society (AWS) certification – Ridgewater, Hutchinson Campus is an AWS-certified testing facility.
Manufacturing Skill Standards Certification (MSSC) Production Technician
- Hutchinson and Willmar
- On site
Advanced manufacturing workforce skills offer great challenges and financially rewarding work when you train for in-demand, high-tech jobs. With targeted, personal training, Ridgewater’s Customized Training and Continuing Education (CTCE) team help you or your team advance to the next level. We develop long-term relationships with clients, helping us understand your business to provide specific, relevant, quality training on your schedule. Together, let’s turn your challenges into opportunities!