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Courses & Programs

Paul Sheehan

ABE & Workforce Development

Kittredge Center 309

413.552.2622 (Tel)

Intro to Manufacturing Techniques & OSHA-10

Are you employed by an area company, or looking to gain skills that will lead to employment in the manufacturing industry?

Introduction to Manufacturing Techniques

A FREE training that provides entry-level knowledge and skills for employment in the manufacturing sector in the Holyoke area. Classes are for students that are employed by area companies or are looking to gain skills that may lead to employment in this field. The program was designed with input from local manufacturers and a positive attitude,professional appearance, excellent attendance and participation are required.

WHEN: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, June 6 - 16 • 9 a.m. - Noon (8 Classes)

WHERE: Picknelly Adult & Family Education Center, 206 Maple St., Holyoke

What you will learn:

✔ Career Expectations & Professionalism

✔ Manufacturing Workplace Math Skills

✔ General Manufacturing Processes and Principles

✔ Overview of Lean, ISO 9000, Problem-Solving, Quality Control

Upon successful completion, students will receive a Certificate of Completion from Holyoke Community College.


* Space is limited to 14 students per group. Dates and times are subject to change.

OSHA 10 General Industry

Earn your national credential issued from the Department of Labor for workplace safety and health in this FREE 10-hour training. Classes are for students that are employed by area manufacturing companies or are looking to gain skills that may lead to employment in this field.

Choose from these three classes.

  • Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, June 13, 14 & 15 • 12:30 - 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, June 21, 22 & 23 • 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, June 21, 22 & 23 • 1 - 4:30 p.m.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for on-campus HCC classes.

FOR MORE INFORMATION & TO SIGN UP

Contact Paul Sheehan, psheehan@hcc.edu or fill out this form.

Downloadable Manufacturing and OSHA-10 flyer in English

Downloadable Manufacturing flyer in English and Spanish

Offered in collaboration with the office of Representative Patricia Duffy

Paul Sheehan

ABE & Workforce Development

Kittredge Center 309

413.552.2622 (Tel)