Industrial Technology

Industrial and manufacturing settings are rapidly changing as a result of technological innovation.

A technically skilled workforce is in high demand. CBIZ can provide you with the in-depth instruction, customized curriculum and hands-on experience to help develop and expand employee skills.

Becoming a Certified Lean Practitioner demonstrates your commitment to lean principles, tools, and tactical implementation to drive improvement. CBIZ’s extensive coursework gives participants the skills and confidence to raise questions, identify problems, and develop leadership in the transformation process. Take one course, or begin your journey to certification.

We live in a fast-paced global economy. Lean certification starts with the fundamentals and keeps you on track with the newest practices. Our three-tiered certification provides professional development for people in all levels of an organization: Lean Practitioner Level 1, Lean Practitioner Level 2 and Lean Practitioner Level 3.

The Certification program is “hands-on” and application-based. Each certification level includes a project or implementation activities, allowing participants to better absorb what they learn. Learn more about the Certified Lean Practitioner by visiting the Lean Practitioner section of our Training & Development page.

 APICS, the Association for Operations Management is the leader in certification and education programs for supply operations and supply chain management professionals. Expand your Career Opportunities and improve your company’s profitability.  CBIZ is proud to partner with APICS to build your leadership, recognition and knowledge as you complete the Certified in Production and Inventory Management Program (CPIM)

To learn more about the CPIM, email cbiz@scciowa.edu and place CPIM in the subject line.

Check out our Industrial Technology classes below. Register by calling (319) 208-5375.

 

Manufacturing

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Course Date
PLC Core Skills Series 9/21/2020
PLC Basics 9/21/2020
PLC Intermediate 9/22/2020
PLC Advanced Application Topics 9/24/2020
Project Management Professional (PMP) Prep Series  Online
Shop Math and Measuring 11/2/2020
Introduction to Blueprints & Mechanical Drawings 11/3/2020
Precision Measuring 11/4/2020
Basic Machines 11/5/2020
Introduction to Tools of the Trade 11/6/2020
Conventional Alignment 11/6/2020
Power Transmission- Belt Chain Drives & Coupling Basics 11/17/2020
Introduction to Bearings 11/18/2020
Bearing Installation 11/18/2020
Compressors & Pneumatic Systems 11/19/2020
Basic Hydraulics 11/20/2020
Lubrication 11/20/2020
Pumps and Valves Fundamentals 11/30/2020
Pneumatic Control Valves, Actuators and Positioners 12/2/2020
Trouble Shooting Mechanical Systems 12/3/2020
Industrial Safety 12/4/2020

Re-Licensure - Electrical

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Course Date
NFPA 70E Arc Flash 11/10/2020
2020 NEC Code Update 11/14/2020

Welding

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Course Date
Production Welding Certificate 10/5/2020

APICS/Lean

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Course Date
Supply Chain Operations Certificate 10/23/2020
APICS CPIM Part 1: Basics of Supply Chain Management 10/23/2020
Value Stream Mapping 1/8/2021
Standardized Work 2/12/2021

Manufacturing

PLC Core Skills Series
Participants in the PLC Core Skills Series will complete the 3 essential PLC classes: PLC Basics, PLC Intermediate and PLC Advanced Application Topics. Get a tuition discount by registering for all three classes.

#9999 35 Hours, 5 Sessions $1,495.00
  SCC CBIZ,103 Joseph Martin
  Mon - Fri, Sep 21 - 25 8 AM - 3:30 PM

 

 

 


PLC Basics
This course is designed for maintenance personnel and electricians working in plants, facilities, and commercial buildings with minimal to no Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) experience. The topics covered in this course will include hardware components, establishing communication to the PLC, uploading, downloading, online, offline, run mode, remote mode, program mode, and basic PLC programming. This course is designed for students with minimal to no PLC experience. This course is approved for the PLC Core Series Certificate.

#74888 7 Hours, 1 Session $350.00
  SCC CBIZ,103 Michael Nye
  Monday, Sep 21 8 AM - 3:30 PM

 

 

 


PLC Intermediate
This course is designed for maintenance personnel and electricians working in plants, facilities, or commercial buildings with basic PLC knowledge using the Compact Logix 5000 System. The topics covered in this course will include hardware components, establishing communication to the PLC, uploading, downloading, online, offline, run mode, remote mode, program mode, and basic PLC programming. Also covered is interpretation of ladder diagrams, search functions, addressing, program files, data files, troubleshooting, and working with the following instruction sets: XIO, XIC, OTE, OTL, OTU, TON, RTO, TOF, RES, CTU, and CTD. This course is approved for the PLC Core Series Certificate.

#74889 14 Hours, 2 Sessions $695.00
  SCC CBIZ,103 Michael Nye
  Tue & Wed, Sep 22 & 23 8 AM - 3:30 PM

 

 

 


PLC Advanced Application Topics
PLC Advanced Application Topics explores debugging and problem-solving of PLC programs and hardware. It is important that participants have a solid understanding of PLC programming and field hardware. Participants who have successfully completed PLC Basics and Intermediate will be ready to take their skills and knowledge to the next level. This course is approved for the PLC Core Series Certificate.

#74890 14 Hours, 2 Sessions $695.00
  SCC CBIZ,103 Joseph Martin
  Thu & Fri, Sep 24 & 25 8 AM - 3:30 PM

 

 

 


Project Management Professional (PMP) Prep Series
Learn how to prepare for the Project Management Institute's prestigious PMP® certification exam. Master 'A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), 6th edition'--the essential resource for the PMP® certification exam. This will consist of two online courses PMP Certification Prep 1, which focuses on relationships between inputs, tools and techniques, and outputs. The second course will be PMP Certification Prep 2 which will continue to build upon Prep 1 and focus on understanding such topics as earned value management, risk management, simulation, sensitivity anlaysis, and make-or-buy analysis.

Online 48 Hours, Sessions $183.00
     
     

 

 

 


Shop Math and Measuring
Designed to strengthen basic math skills, this face-to-face course will cover properties, rounding, estimating, comparing, converting, and computing whole numbers, fractions, and decimals. Participants should be able to perform basic computations and solve relevant mathematical problems. Great for welders, mechanics, or anyone working in a hands-on skill. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76263 6 Hours, 1 Session $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,It 114 Michael Nye
  Monday, Nov 2 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Introduction to Blueprints & Mechanical Drawings
This course provides instruction and exercises on reading manufacturing blueprints. Topics covered include: blueprint standards, the specific data drawn on a blueprint; how to read and interpret the drawing format; understanding shapes, sizes, and dimensions of drawings; building terms; and basic features of blueprints. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76283 9 Hours, 2 Sessions $279.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT 114 Michael Nye
  Tue & Wed, Nov 3 & 4 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Precision Measuring
This lesson covers the basics of making precision measurements using common precision tools. Topics include: use of a Vernier Caliper, Dial Caliper, Micrometer. Analog and digital devices are covered along with the proper techniques for use of the tools. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76288 3 Hours, 1 Session $89.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Wednesday, Nov 4 Noon - 3 PM

 

 

 


Basic Machines
Modern industrial machinery is really a collection of basic machines that have been around for hundreds of years. This class explains how basic machines, levers, screws, inclined planes, and others are used in sophisticated manufacturing. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76264 6 Hours, 1 Session $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Thursday, Nov 5 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Introduction to Tools of the Trade
This lesson reviews the many types of hand tools and hand-held power tools found in industry. Hazards are identified and safe operation techniques are explained. A brief overview of OSHA hand tool requirements is given. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76297 2 Hours, 1 Session $79.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Friday, Nov 6 8 - 10 AM

 

 

 


Conventional Alignment
This lesson covers basic shaft alignment using conventional, non- laser methods. Topics include the use of dial indicators, set up, calculation of error, soft foot correction, etc. Students perform an actual alignment. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76282 10 Hours, 2 Sessions $289.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT 114 Michael Nye
  Mon & Fri, Nov 6 & 16 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Power Transmission- Belt Chain Drives & Coupling Basics
Participants will gain knowledge about the basics of power transmission including belt and pulley, chain and sprocket and gear trains. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate

#76266 6 Hours, 1 Session $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Tuesday, Nov 17 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Introduction to Bearings
This lesson introduces the students to bearings used in industry. Topics include: types and application of bearings, limitations and proper selection. Also covered are bearing selection and arrangements. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76294 2 Hours, 1 Session $79.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Wednesday, Nov 18 8 - 10 AM

 

 

 


Bearing Installation
This lesson explains to the students the proper methods and tools to use when installing a bearing. Students will remove and install bearings. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76267 4 Hours, 1 Session $129.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT 114 Michael Nye
  Wednesday, Nov 18 10 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Compressors & Pneumatic Systems
This lesson presents the basics of compressed air systems including descriptions of the machinery, pneumatic symbols, and common layout. Troubleshooting issues are discussed. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76269 6 Hours, 1 Session $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Thursday, Nov 19 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Basic Hydraulics
This lesson covers basic principles of hydraulics and hydraulic systems. Pascal’s Law and Bernoulli’s principle are explained. How fluid systems work as well as the parts that make up the system are explained. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76271 4 Hours, 1 Session $129.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Friday, Nov 20 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 


Lubrication
This lesson cover the basics of industrial lubrication including liquid, semi-liquid and dry lubricants. Oils, greases and dry lubricants are explained and discussed in detail. Students should be able to better understand how to properly select lubricants for a given job after completing this course. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76296 2 Hours, 1 Session $79.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Friday, Nov 20 1 - 3 PM

 

 

 


Pumps and Valves Fundamentals
While utilizing hands-on demonstrators, this class will review pump topics such as: pump construction; classification of pumps; pump seals; advantages and disadvantages of various types of pumps; and the effect of head pressure, cavitation and media. Covered valve topics include: valve construction; classification of valves and types; advantages and disadvantages of various types of valves and valve trim. Also covered will be how pumps and valves are used in a process control scheme. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76286 12 Hours, 2 Sessions $329.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Mon & Tue, Nov 30 & Dec 1 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Pneumatic Control Valves, Actuators and Positioners
This lesson covers in detail the types of pneumatic valve controllers and positioners that exist in industry. Information is given covering various valve types, function and leakage issues. Spring and diaphragm, piston, electro-pneumatics and Rack and Pinion actuators are covered. General information about adjusting and repairing actuators is also covered. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76273 6 Hours, 1 Session $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IST114 Michael Nye
  Wednesday, Dec 2 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Trouble Shooting Mechanical Systems
This lesson will introduce the student to basic mechanical trouble shooting methods. An emphasis will be placed on using a Universal Trouble Shooting Method as well as using logical thinking to discover the root cause of a mechanical failure. Problems will center around failure scenarios of standard mechanical systems including power transmission, pneumatic and hydraulic systems. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76275 6 Hours, 1 Session $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Thursday, Dec 3 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Industrial Safety
This lesson provides the basic understanding of the dangers and safety methods found in Industrial manufacturing. Topics include: rotating machinery safety, fall prevention, material handling, confined spaces and others. Students will be provided with the basic knowledge to help them identify dangerous situations and how to take appropriate action. This course is approved for the Basic Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

#76270 6 Hours, 1 Session $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT114 Michael Nye
  Friday, Dec 4 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


Re-Licensure - Electrical

NFPA 70E Arc Flash
This course is an OSHA requirement, and involves educating employees about the dangers of arc flash from electrical devices. Employees are required to understand the potential danger from arc flash, how arc flash is categorized, and what can be done to limit exposure. This will be eligible for Electrical CEUs.

#76220 6 Hours, 1 Session $189.00
  SCC Ft. Madison Herb Ogden
  Tuesday, Nov 10 8 AM - 3 PM

 

 

 


2020 NEC Code Update
This course covers the major changes to the 2020 National Electric Code that affects most electricians including residential, commercial and industrial installations. Please bring 2020 NEC code book, calculator, and pencil/pen.

#76449 6 Hours, 1 Session $50.00
  US Army Reserve Center, Middletown Dave Sulivan
  Saturday, Nov 14 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM

 

 

 


Welding

Production Welding Certificate
This American Welding Society "SENSE" aligned course is designed for the participant who desires employment in production welding. Curriculum will be delivered through a combination of classroom lecture and hands-on training in a welding lab. Topics covered include welding safety, applied math, blueprint reading and welding symbol interpretation, and MIG welding. Successful participants will have the necessary skills to obtain entry-level employment in the high-demand area of production welding.

#73979 160 Hours, 40 Sessions $2,495.00
  SCC WB,701  
  Mon - Fri, Oct 5 - Dec 3 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 


APICS/Lean

New Supply Chain Operations Certificate
The Supply Chain Operations Certificate covers basic concepts in managing the complete flow of all products and information, from raw materials to shipping finished products. Students will explore processes used to develop sales and operations plans and identify and assess internal and external demand and forecasting requirements. Students will also identify the processes for improving standards, examine key formulas, tables and worksheets to create standard work all as an element of continuous improvement. Participants upon completion will be able to test with the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) for CPIM part 1 certification.

Online 37 Hours, 10 Sessions $1,849.00
  Zoom Tammy Dean
  Fridays, Oct 23 - Feb 26 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 


APICS CPIM Part 1: Basics of Supply Chain Management
Part 1: Basics of Supply Chain Management covers basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain. Candidates explore processes used to develop sales and operations plans and identify and assess internal and external demand and forecasting requirements. The course focuses on the importance of producing achievable master schedules that are objective and consistent with business policies and resource constraints. This course helps prepare you to take Part 1 of the CPIM (Certified in Production and Inventory Management) exam. This class will be available via live video connection only. Please call for details. Registration for this class will need to be made 10 days prior to the start of class.

#76215 21 Hours, 6 Sessions $1,259.00
  Zoom Tammy Dean
  Friday, Oct 23 - Dec 11 8 - 11:30 AM

 

 

 


Value Stream Mapping
Value stream mapping creates a visual representation of all product and information flows, from raw material receiving to shipping finished products. By including all value added and non-value added (waste) activities in the value stream needed to produce a product, improvement opportunities are identified along with the logical sequence for implementing them. Then a future-state map is drawn to create the blueprint for Lean transformation. Applying VSM to a high-priority pilot process allows companies to demonstrate results that will assure continued interest in applying Lean concepts.

#76331 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $295.00
  Zoom Terry Durbin
  Friday, Jan 8 & 22 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 


Standardized Work
In this eight hour class you will explore standard work as an element of continuous improvement, identify the steps in creating and maintaining standards, identify the processes for improving standards, examine the key formulas, tables and worksheets to create standard work and determine the applications of standard work for training, improvements, and decision making. Class is part of Level 1 of the Lean Practitioner Certificate.

#76428 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $295.00
  Zoom Terry Durbin
  Friday, Feb 12 & 26 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

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