Manufacturing Technician Certificate

Community Education and Lifelong Learning

Logistics

48 hours, $375

(INMT 1036 – Logistics)

This course introduces logistics in industrial and service industries.  Topics include working definitions, material handling equipment, inventory management, warehousing, purchasing and packaging.

Kilgore campus:

INMT 1036.002 Q2
Mondays-Fridays
Begins Dec. 14, 2018
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)

INMT 1036.003 Q3
Mondays-Fridays
Begins March 1, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)

INMT 1036.004 Q3
Mondays-Fridays
Begins May 15, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)

INMT 1036.005 Q4
Mondays-Fridays
Begins July 25, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)


Manufacturing Processes

48 hours, $375

(INMT 1019 – Manufacturing Processes)

This course explores a variety of methods used in manufacturing.  Theory and application of processes include but not limited to metal forming, welding, machining, heat treating, plating, assembly procedures, process control considerations, casting, and injection molding.

Kilgore campus:

INMT 1019.002 Q2
Mondays-Fridays
Begins Nov. 29, 2018
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)

INMT 1019.003 Q2
Mondays-Fridays
Begins Feb. 13, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)

INMT 1019.004 Q3
Mondays-Fridays
Begins April 29, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)

INMT 1019.005 Q4
Mondays-Fridays
Begins July 25, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)


Precision Tools and Measurement

48 hours, $375

(MCHN 1020 – Precision Tools and Measurement)

This course is an introduction to the modern science of dimensional metrology.  Emphasis is placed on the identification, selection, and application of various types of precision instruments associated with the machining trade.  Course content includes practice of basic layout and piece part measurements while using standard measuring tools.

Kilgore campus:

MCHN 1020.003 Q2
Mondays-Fridays,
Begins Feb. 5, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)

MCHN 1020.004 Q3
Mondays-Fridays,
Begins April 18, 2019
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (6 days)

MCHN 1020.005 Q4
Monday-Friday
Begins June 28, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (6 days)


Principles of Lean Manufacturing

40 hours, $375

(INMT 1000 – Principles of Lean Manufacturing)

This course covers the principles of lean manufacturing, including a systematic approach to reducing costs and lead time.  Emphasis will be placed on efficient production systems and the need for flexibility within those systems.

Kilgore campus:

INMT 1000.002 Q2
Monday-Friday
Begins Dec. 7, 2018
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (5 days)

INMT 1000.003 Q2
Mondays-Fridays
Begins Feb. 21, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (5 days)

INMT 1000.004 Q3
Mondays-Fridays
Begins May 7, 2019     
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (5 days)

INMT 1000.005 Q4
Mondays-Fridays
Begins July 17, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (5 days)


Print Reading for Industry

36 hours, $275

(DFTG 1023 – Blueprint Reading for Specific Occupation)

This course studies aspects of industrial blueprints with a focus on terminology, symbols, graphic descriptions, procedures, and industry standards.  Emphasis will be placed on interpretation of plans and drawings used by various industries.

Textbook required.

Kilgore campus:

DFTG 1023.005 Q1
Monday-Friday
Begins Nov. 9, 2018
8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)

DFTG 1023.006 Q2
Monday-Friday
Begins Jan. 29, 2019
8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)

DFTG 1023.007 Q3
Monday-Friday
Begins April 11, 2019
8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)

DFTG 1023.008 Q4
Mondays-Fridays
Begins June 21, 2019
8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. (5 days)


Shop Math

36 hours, $275

(TECM 1013 – Occupational Math)

This course covers applied mathematics required for the machine trades occupation,measurement, whole numbers, mixed numbers, fractions, decimals, and selected algebra, geometry, and trigonometry applications used in machine shop employment.  Emphasis will be placed on defining the use of formulas and identifying conversion methods of numbering systems. Textbook required.

Kilgore campus:

TECM 1013.001 Q1
Monday-Friday
Begins Nov. 2, 2018
8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)

TECM 1013.002 Q2
Monday-Friday
Begins Jan. 22, 2019
8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)

TECM 1013.003 Q3
Monday-Friday
Begins April 4, 2019     
8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)

TECM 1013.004 Q4

Monday-Friday

Begins June 14, 2019

8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)


Shop Safety

36 hours, $275
(OSHT 1003 – Workplace Safety)

This intro course addresses general safety and security on the premises,an intro to specific training techniques involving safe handling of blood & airborne pathogens, the "right to know," MSDS, Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, inspections, penalties and compliance.  Students will receive 10-hour OSHA General Industry cards.

Kilgore campus:

OSHT 1003.002 Q2
Mondays-Fridays
Begins Jan 14, 2019
8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)

OSHT 1003.003 Q3
Monday-Thursday
Begins Mar 28, 2019
8 a.m. to  4:15 p.m. (5 days)

OSHT 1003.004 Q4
Mondays-Fridays,
Begins June 7, 2019
8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (5 days)


Specialized Computer Applications

24 hours, $175

(Course ID: ITSW 1058 – Specialized Computer Applications)

This course covers computer applications and knowledge necessary to perform specific operations in a manufacturing setting.

Kilgore campus:

ITSC 1058.002 Q2
Wed/Thurs/Friday/Mon
Begins Jan. 2, 2019   
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (4 days)

ITSC 1058.003 Q3
Monday-Thursday,
Begins March 18, 2019
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.   (4 days)

ITSC 1058.004 Q3
Tuesday-Friday,
Begins May 28, 2019
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (4 days)


Workplace Communications

24 hours, $175

(BMGT 1022 – Workplace Communications)

This course is a study of the written, listening and speaking skills applicable to the duties and responsibilities of a manufacturing employee.  Topics include communication skills involved for interaction with customers; proper written communication skills; grammar; sentence structure; spelling; correct content and tone for e-mail communication; and rules for clear and concise telephone and face-to-face conversations.

Kilgore campus:

BMGT 1022.005 Q2
Mondays-Fridays,
Begins Jan 8, 2019
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (4 days)

BMGT 1022.006 Q3
Monday-Thursday,
Begins March 22, 2019
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (4 days)

BMGT 1022.007 Q4
Monday-Thursday,
Begins June 3, 2019
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (4 days)

For information about Community Education:

Community Education Courses in Kilgore
Phone:
(903) 983-8661
Community Education Courses in Longview
Phone:
(903) 236-2044
Brenda Brown
Administrative Assistant
Workforce Development and CE
Phone:
(903) 983-8288
Office:
Woodruff Adult Educ. Center (WDRUF), 104