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PCC to offer Certified Production Technician training with possible paid internships through local companies

Published Friday, October 19, 2018
by Elizabeth Townsend

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Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer the Certified Production Technician (CPT) training on October 24 – December 17. This class will meet from 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays on the Person County Campus.

Certified Production Technician training offers an industry-recognized credential designed by the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council. Successful students can earn certificates in the following areas:
• Safety Awareness
• Manufacturing Processes
• Quality Practices
• Maintenance Awareness

Students will also gain skills in manufacturing processes that prepare them for employment in entry-level positions in the manufacturing field.

To enroll in PCC’s Certified Production Technician training or for information about possible funding, contact the College’s Workforce Development Team at (336) 322-2156 or the Workforce Training Center at (336) 599-4620.

Financial assistance may be available to qualified unemployed, underemployed, and economically distressed individuals.