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March 2017
$125

Solid Business Writing

March 27 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fond du Lac Campus, Room A-112, 235 N National Ave
Fond du Lac, 54935
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In the business world, writing faux pas are too common. Sending an email with a glaring typo, not editing a letter to save time, or distributing a memo with vague information, are typical mistakes that make employees look unskilled. Bad business writing can harm your team’s communication, and make you lose customers, and even contribute to major profit loses.  In this course, participants will learn how to craft writing that’s easier to read, get information out effectively, and reduce misunderstandings…

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April 2017
$99

ISO9001:2015 Revised Standard Overview

April 4 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
West Bend Campus, Room T-117, 2151 N Main St
West Bend, WI 53090 United States
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Participants will learn the latest ISO: 9001: 2015 revisions and how they affect your business.  Learn what the new requirements are for a quality manual and how to meet them. Upon completion, participants will be able to answer the following questions: How do you establish systems and records for increased Management Involvement and Accountability? How do you meet the new requirements for managing risks and opportunities? How is PDCA part of the new ISO standard requirements? How do you manage…

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$125

5S Visual Management

April 6 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
West Bend Campus, Room T-117, 2151 N Main St
West Bend, WI 53090 United States
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This overview of 5S introduces participants to the importance of creating a visual workplace where waste stands out. 5S creates a clean and safe workplace that helps support the other tools of Lean. Discuss why 5S is important. Learn why it is a requirement for Lean. Learn why it is called 5S instead of workplace organization.

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$299

Metrology

April 10 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Fond du Lac Campus, Room B-124, 235 N National Ave
Fond du Lac , WA 54935 United States
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Consistent, reliable, and accurate measurements are a requirement for any manufacturing business. This course introduces participants to dimensional metrology with exposure to various measurement techniques. Participants develop skills and knowledge of vernier calipers, dial calipers, depth micrometers, outside micrometers with both inch and metric scales, indicators, telescoping gages, sine bars, gage blocks, and instruments for surface analysis. Upon completion, participants will be able to: Identify units of measurements Identify gage blocks and their use for calibration purposes Use micrometers and…

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$99

Listen Effectively

April 12 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fond du Lac Campus, Room O-103, 235 N National Ave
Fond du Lac, 54935
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Participants learn to listen so that specific and complicated directions are not misunderstood or misapplied. Learning activities help participants listen so that the message can be accurately interpreted, provide feedback while listening to demonstrate active receipt of a message, and incorporate appropriate body language into the listening process.

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$259

Automotive Computer Control Systems

April 22 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fond du Lac Campus, Room B-109, 235 N. National Avenue
Fond du Lac, WI 54935 United States
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Develop the skills needed to diagnose, service, and repair various computer control systems. Students are encouraged to take Automotive Electrical & Electronic Fundamentals first or have the ability to read automotive wiring diagrams. This class meets on Saturday, April 22 and April 29, 2017.

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$125

Generational Diversity

April 24 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
West Bend Campus, Room T-117, 2151 N Main St
West Bend, WI 53090 United States
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Today’s workforce is more diverse than ever. The differences that exist between team members can be a source of workplace conflict and misunderstanding that can dramatically impact productivity and compromise results. But, are we really that different? Or, is it the perception of those differences that gets in our way? Learn to find common ground and establish a platform of respectful communication to improve your team’s performance: Outcomes: Define key characteristics of the four generations in the workplace. Understand the…

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$725

Leading Successful Projects

April 25 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
West Bend Campus, Room T-120, 2151 North Main Street
West Bend , 53090
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Team projects require collaboration and the ability to adhere to a comprehensive process.  In this session, participants are exposed to an introduction of a common project management process and language based on the PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK.)  The program helps individuals develop the skills and strategies needed to work with diverse project team members to successfully lead projects. Outcomes: Determine the impact of a project on the organization and its stakeholders. Build and retain stakeholder commitment to…

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May 2017
$125

Kaizen

May 4 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
West Bend Campus, Room T-120, 2151 North Main Street
West Bend , 53090
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Learn the critical planning elements involved in running a successful kaizen event. Pre-event work that is done is critical to ensure a successful event and sustainable change. Learn the importance of: Team selection. Workplace selection. Work area layouts. Budget. Involvement of support personnel.

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$200

Structural Welding Certification Exam

May 6 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Beaver Dam Campus, Room K-401, 700 Gould Street
Beaver Dam , 53916
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Wisconsin Statute #Ind.53.63 requires that all structural welding done in the state of Wisconsin be performed by state-certified welders. Single family or two-family dwellings and buildings used solely for agricultural purposes are exempt from this requirement. All tests are in accordance with AWS D1.1 Structural Steel Welding Code. All joint configurations and welding processes must meet the criteria given under section 3 of AWS D1.1 titled Prequalification of WPSs. Exam Information: All tests are given by State of Wisconsin Weld…

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