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Continuing Education and Workforce Development

This office is committed to professional, workforce development and personal training, delivering opportunities for anyone interested in continuing their education, updating their skills or participating in professional development. We partner with business and industry throughout the Upper Peninsula. The primary objective is to create, sustain and retain a skilled workforce that supports current business and industry while considering the future workforce.

Upcoming Events


CDL - NMU Truck Driving School

Registration now open!

  • Session 2:  July 9, 2018 - August 10, 2018
  • Session 3:  August 20, 2018 - September 21, 2018
  • Session 4:  March 18, 2019 - April 19, 2019

NMU, Jacobetti Complex, Room 124, 2296 Sugarloaf Ave., Marquette

Register today for NMU Truck Driving School.


Appraisal CE Classes

June 21 - 23 & 25, 2018 - Grand Rapids (Last classes for the cycle)

See the schedule for a complete listing of classes. 


Bus Driver/Supervisor Training

Beginning - August 10 & 11, 2018 (Friday - Saturday) - Crystal Falls

Beginning - November 2 & 3, 2018 (Friday - Saturday) - Hancock

Beginning - February 1 & 2, 2019 (Friday - Saturday) - Marquette

Transportation Supervisor Training - Coming Soon!


Motorcycle Safety Registration

2018 Schedule is available now.  

Online Registration is open for the 2018 season.

This is a new program.  Read all the information before registering!


Career Exploration Summer Camps

Registration Opens May 1, 2018! Finalized schedule coming soon! 


See a complete list of upcoming events by visiting the training calendar. This is regularly updated with each of the upcoming events from the Continuing Education and Workforce Development office.



Training Opportunities

Brief descriptions of some of the training courses offered by NMU, Continuing Education and Workforce Development.

Learning to Lead

Thank you to all who participated in the 2018 Learning to Lead Conference. We hope to see you all again next year! 
The opportunities offered by the Continuing Education and Workforce Development Office (CEWD) fall into three main categories: <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/continuingeducation/node/27">workforce development</a>, <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/continuingeducation/node/52">professional development</a>, and <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/continuingeducation/node/64">personal development.</a>             CEWD also offers <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/continuingeducation/non-credit-online">non-credit online classes</a>. Photo of Tyler LaCourt

Quick Links

Continuing Education and Workforce Developmentconteduc@nmu.edu906-227-2103