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Continuing Education and Workforce Development

The office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development is concerned with Professional, Workforce Development and Personal Training, delivering opportunities for anyone interested in continuing their education, updating their skills, or participating in professional development. The office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development partners with business and industry throughout the Upper Peninsula serving and training employees to meet the needs of regional employers. The primary objective of Continuing Education and Workforce Development at NMU is to create, sustain, and retain a skilled workforce that supports current business and industry while considering the future workforce.

Professional Training Needs

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Classroom Appraiser CE details

Webinar Appraiser CE details

Appraisal Education Program

NMU residential real estate appraisal courses, in addition to licensure classes, throughout Michigan and via webinar in many states around the country. Northern's goal is to continue to provide appraisers with quality educational opportunities that are convenient and affordable. 


For more information call: 906-227-2103 or email: conteduc@nmu.edu


To register for the CBM class on April 22, click here.

Personal Enrichment Training

To register online with a credit/debit card click here

Online classes

JER Online

Looking for a class for personal enrichment or pursuing professional development? NMU Continuing Education and Workforce Development has partnered with a leading provider of online education. Learn more

Motorcycle Safety Program

Online Registration for
Motorcycle Safety classes
will open March 1, 2015 at Midnight.

Click here for Program details.

School Bus Driver Safety

See attached for complete
list of courses.

 Program details and schedule


Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) and MSHA classes by arrangement at the NMU Jacobetti Complex.

Program Details

Center for Rural Community
& Economic Development

Northern Michigan University has created  a way to bring public, private and non-profit together for a better U.P. Visit Website.

Call (906) 227-2103

March Training Schedule

6 - MSHA Refresher
10-12 - MSHA 24-hour New Miner (Register)
12 - Basic Auto Maintenance, Tires and Under the Vehicle Engine Maintenance. (Register)
13 & 14 - Appraisal, Traverse City
14, 28 - CE Bus Driver
16 - HAZWOPER Refresher
20 - Supervisor: HR Laws
21 - Brewing
23-27 - HAZWOPER 40 Hour

April Training Calendar

6 - MSHA Refresher (Register)
9, 10 & 11 - Appraisal - Waterford
11 - Appraisal - Grand Rapids
16 - Basic Auto Maintenance, Engine Maintenance & Changing the Oil & Filter (Register)
17 - Supervisor: Four Generations in Workplace
18, 25 - CE Bus Driver
23-25 - Appraisal, Grand Rapids
25 - Brewing (Register)



For more information contact Continuing Education
and Workforce Development at 906-227-2103