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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 In Progress!
  • Session 3:  August 20, 2018 - September 21, 2018
  • Session 4:  April 1, 2019 - May 3, 2019

NMU, Jacobetti Complex, Room 204, 2296 Sugarloaf Ave., Marquette

Register today for NMU Truck Driving School.


Bus Driver/Supervisor Training

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

Transportation Supervisor CE - August 15, 2018 (Wednesday) Marquette, Escanaba & Hancock

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

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



MSHA - 8 hour Refresher - July 25, 2018

HAZWOPER - 8 hour Refresher - August 3, 2018

Check the schedule for upcoming classes or 
call us and schedule your class today!


Appraisal CE Classes

See the schedule for upcoming list of classes. 


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

Camps are almost full for this season.  Check the schedule for openings!


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