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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

 

Cybersecurity Essentials I

When: April 7 or April 9, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.
Where: Online
What: Cybersecurity Essentials I

Course topics include:
-What are the current threats we face?
-How to protect your personal computer
-How to protect your home network
-Proactive defensive measures
-Updates and backups
-Using the Internet safely

Please register or request additional information for the course by sending an email to conteduc@nmu.edu with the following information:
Name, age, contact phone number, physical address, mail address, and which date you're registering for.

 

CPA Continuing Education

When: June 26, 2020

Where: NMU - Jacobetti Complex, Room 124

What: Practical Insights for Today’s Accounting Professional - Up to 8 CPE

          Early Bird Ethics: Michigan Specific Ethics 2019-21 Edition - 2020 - Up to 1 MI Ethics

Click links for more information or to register today!

 

Test Preparation

GMAT Live-Online Course: March 19 - April 14, 2020, Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m.
GMAT Live-Online Course: May 2 - June 27, 2020 - Saturdays - 3 p.m.
GRE Live-Online Course: April 9 - May 5, 2020, Tues & Thurs, 9 p.m.

LSAT Live-Online Course: March 19 - April 21, 2020, Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m.

LSAT Live-Online Course: March 31 - April 23, 2020, Sunday, Tues & Thurs, 9 p.m.

SAT Live-Online Course: May 7 - June 2, 2020, Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m.

ACT Live-Online Blitz: May 14 - June 9, 2020, Tues & Thurs, 7p.m.

 

HAZWOPER - POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

March 26, 2020 - 8-hour - NMU Jacobetti, Rm 124; $175 per person

Register today!

 

Forklift Training and CertificationPOSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Date: Friday, April 3, 2020

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location:  NMU, Jacobetti Complex, 2296 Sugarloaf Ave., Marquette

Cost: $175.00 per student

Register

*A 10% discount will be applied for any business sending 3+ employees*

 

MSHA POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

UPDATED: April 14 - 16, 2020 - MSHA 24hr New Miner

UPDATED: April 15, 2020 - MSHA 8hr Refresher 

 

CDL - NMU Truck Driving School

Registration now open! 

  • Session 1: March 30 - April 24, 2020: SESSION ONE IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 
  • Session 2: April 27 - May 22, 2020  - DATE TBD
  • Session 3: June 1 - June 26, 2020 - DATE TBD
  • Session 4: July 13 - August 7, 2020- DATE TBD
  • Session 5: August 17 - September 11, 2020 - DATE TBD

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

Register today for NMU Truck Driving School.

 

Motorcycle Safety Registration

Registration is now OPEN!

May 2 & 3, 2020 - Marquette & Ontonagon
May 9 & 10, 2020 - Marquette & Ontonagon
May 16 & 17, 2020 - Marquette & Ontonagon
May 30 & 31, 2020 - Marquette

See the schedule for a complete listing of courses.

 

Appraisal

Look for the new classes being offered.

April 22 - 25, 2020 - Lansing Postponed

May 13 - 16, 2020 - Midland

May 28 & 29, 2020 - Kalamazoo - NEW Dates!

MCAT - September 16 - 18, 2020 - Marquette - NEW Date!

 

Essentials of Nonprofit Management

Where: Northern Michigan University, Northern Center Ballroom IV

NEW DATE: June 11, 2020 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. EST 

 

Bus Driver/Supervisor Training

Beginning Bus - May 8 & 9, 2020 (Friday & Saturday) - Escanaba

 

Ethics and Pain Management Training

Watch for upcoming classes.

More Information

 

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.

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Training Opportunities

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


Learning to Lead

Check back for more details on the 2020 Learning to Lead Conference! 

 
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

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