2014-15 Catalog (Archived Catalog)
The purpose of the Certified Manufacturing Assistant program is to meet industry requirements for employees with essential knowledge, skills, and attitudes to successfully perform as entry-level workers in any manufacturing organization.
Work and Employment
The SVCC Certified Manufacturing Assistant program is designed to train entry-level manufacturing employees.These would include machinery maintenance workers, repair workers, general assembly workers, and other entry-level workers. This certificate is an excellent introduction into any of Sauk's manufacturing certificates or AAS degrees.
To obtain employment in a manufacturing plant, most individuals will be required to possess a high school diploma or GED. A drug test has become customary in most manufacturing companies before hiring.
Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Counseling Office, 815/835-6354.
Steven McPherson, Associate Professor of Electronics/Technology, 815/835-6347.
Major Field Requirements
- IND 101 - Certified Manufacturing Assistant 6 Semester hour(s)
Total Hours Required for Certificate: 6