Customized Training:

Manufacturing Offerings

As your local technical college, we are proud to offer you a customized training experience tailored to your specific needs. This list features common topics and content area; however, new and customized topics just for you are always available. To design a customized training program, contact your regional customized training representative.

Manufacturing offerings include, but are not limited to: 

Essential Skills:

  • Essential Employee Skills: 4 competencies/12 modules
  • Essential Supervisory Skills: 5 modules


  • Blueprint Reading
  • Electricity
  • Electronics
  • Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Machining
  • Mechatronics
  • Precision Measurement and Calibration
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Telecommunications
  • Welding

Mobile training and simulators

Northwood Tech is pleased to provide our state-of-the-art technology as a resource for your business. Specialized equipment and mobile training is available in areas such as:

  • Mechanical skills assessment program
  • Industrial maintenance virtual/mobile training
  • Construction essentials

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Mechanical Skills Assessment Program
Northwood Tech will provide the driving simulator and a trained instructor to teach a customized session at your facility or any of our campus locations. Contact us for more information or to make an appointment.

Mechatronics Training
Mechatronics is defined as the combination of mechanics, electronics, computer technologies, sensors, robots, controls, hydraulics, and pneumatics. Utilize Northwood Tech's state of the art equipment to develops skills to repair, install and maintain industrial production and processing machinery.


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Your regional representative will assist with all your customized training needs.

Dan Miller
800.243.9482, ext. 6341
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Areas served: Ashland and Superior Campus including the counties of Ashland, Bayfield, Douglas and Iron

Liz Pizzi
800.243.9482, ext. 4376
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Areas served: New Richmond Campus including the counties of Burnett, Polk and St. Croix

Take the Next Step

Are you ready to experience success? Northwood Tech staff are standing by to support you in reaching your educational and career goals, so do it. Take the leap.