Engineering Technology Certifications

Why Get Certifications?

Certifications can give you a foundation to build upon and can give a pay increase at your job. Certification also increases your potential for career advancement. Overall, certification shows employers that you are serious and dedicated to your career and it provides a pay boost for certified employees.

The Testing Center is located on campus in building D allows students to take nationally recognized certification exams right here on the BPCC campus.

Prior Learning

Many of our Technology courses will help prepare you for national certifications. Some certifications count for course credit. Please see the Prior Learning Assessment Matrix for further information.

The Registrar will allow up to twenty-one (21) hours that may be awarded to students for prior learning, which includes credits through challenge exams, certifications, CLEP, and DSST.


Course Name Certification
AMFG 107 Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) Safety 7655 and Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) Quality Practices and Measurements 7656
AMFG 108 Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) Manufacturing Processes and Production 7657 and

Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) Maintenance Awareness 7658

CONS 140 OSHA 30 Hr. Construction Safety
ISAF 109 PEC Premiere SafeLand/SafeGulf USA – 8 hours of 45 hour Industrial Safety Course
ISAF 209 OSHA 40 Hr. Hazewoper
ISAF 210 OSHA’s 30 Hour Hazewoper General Industrial
TEED 260 Siemens Level I Certification
TEED 262 Siemens Level II Certification