Part-time Certified Manufacturing Specialist Instructor for day classes. If you have work experience and expertise in the manufacturing industry, excellent presentation and facilitation skills, experience delivering interactive, performance based training, and a bachelor’s degree, please complete an employment application on the Human Resources Employment Opportunities web page.
The Certified Manufacturing Specialist™ Training Program provides workers the training to obtain a job with Louisiana’s manufacturing companies. This course is offered as a non-credit or credit program.
The industry-based certification curriculum for Certified Manufacturing Specialist™ (CMS) produces skilled employees for manufacturing industries. Skills taught have been derived from typical business requirements for existing manufacturing employees and those entering the workforce.
The CMS curriculum is comprised of five courses:
- Manufacturing Organizational Principles
- Manufacturing Workforce Skills
- Manufacturing Production Requirements
- Automated Manufacturing Skills
- Representative Manufacturing Skills
The courses in the Certified Manufacturing Specialist™ program are based on participative learning. The courses provide Progress Checks, Unit Assessments, and skill practice for various units. A written and skill based comprehensive assessment and simulation exercises are provided at the end of the program. Successful completers are awarded an industry-based certification as a Certified Manufacturing Specialist™.
This program is designed to enable participants to:
- Develop an understanding of business principles.
- Increase personal, interpersonal, and team effectiveness.
- Develop quality control skills.
- Develop continuous improvement and problem solving skills.
- Develop manufacturing skills necessary to perform automated and representative production requirements.
Certified Manufacturing Specialist™ Curriculum
|Manufacturing Organizational Principles||28||2|
|Introduction to the CMS Program||1|
|Introduction to Manufacturing Processes||9|
|Learning for Success||2|
|Introduction to Business Principles||5|
|General Plant Safety||5|
|Positive Work Ethics||2|
|Manufacturing Workforce Skills||30||2|
|The Art of Effective Communication||8|
|Self Management and Personal Wellness||2|
|Manufacturing Production Requirements||20||1|
|World Class Manufacturing||10|
|Statistical Process Control||2|
|Automated Manufacturing Skills||38||3|
|Introduction to Computers||8|
|Introduction to Automation||6|
|Representative Manufacturing Skills||50||4|
|Metric Measuring System||5|
|Ratio and Proportion||2|
|Total Curriculum Hours||166||12|
“This course will provide students with the skill set to be a productive employee in any manufacturing environment. Students completing this course will have a strong advantage when applying for manufacturing jobs.” – Don Brummett, course instructor.