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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.

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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.eduPersonal Enrichment Training


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Coming November 5, 2015
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Learning to Lead: Moving up the Company Ladder

Leadership Seminar

A one day seminar for anyone in a supervisory/management position, especially employees who have risen up through the ranks to middle management positions. This one day seminar will be presented by professionals who will reveal how leadership styles impact the workplace, the employee and the job. Participants will gain an understanding of the ins and outs of managing people, teams, and navigating through basic employment laws.
Watch for more information about this one day seminar, details coming soon!


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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
is NOW Open!

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.

HAZWOPER Details             MSHA 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

August 2015 Training Schedule

7 - MSHA Refresher (Register)

7-8 Beginning Bus Driver - Crystal Falls

7-9 - BRC Motorcycle - Kingsford

September 2015 Training Calendar

19 - CE Bus Driver – Gladstone



Prometric - ASE Testing

Prometric ASE Testing is available at the
Jacobetti Complex located at 2296 Sugarloaf
Avenue, Room 204, Marquette, MI. To schedule a
test call 906-227-2103. Our office hours are from
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. and testing can be scheduled
Monday - Friday during business hours.