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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 1:  May 21, 2018 - June 22, 2018
  • 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

April 16, 2018 - Traverse City - Postponed until April 23rd.

April 19 & May 4, 2018 - Lansing

April 24, 2018 - St. Joseph

April 26 - 28, 2018 - Escanaba

See the schedule for a complete listing of classes. 

Bus Driver/Supervisor Training

Beginning - May 4 & 5, 2018 (Friday - Saturday) - Escanaba

Beginning - August 3 & 4, 2018 (Friday - Saturday) - TBD

Transportation Supervisor Training - Coming Soon!


Certified Public Accountants CPE Course

When: May 11, 2018

Where: NMU - Jacobetti Complex - Room 124

Time: Registration: 7:30 a.m.; Program: 8:00 a.m.

Case Study Ethics and New FASB Standards Update

CPE Credit: 2 hours Ethics/6 hours Accounting & Auditing

To register: https://store.micpa.org/product/71325


Motorcycle Safety Registration

2018 Schedule is available now.  More classes may be added after May 22, 2018.

Online Registration will open on March 1 for the 2018 season.

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


Career Exploration Summer Camps

Registration Opens May 1st, 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