Technology and Workforce Development
The Office of Continuing Education is offering in-person classes and we are still following protocols from this past year. We will also be offering many online options. Please contact us if you have any questions.
CCSU offers a variety of technical courses to support your growing business. We combine the expertise of industry experts, academic experts and our professional staff to support you and your business. Join any of our open enrollment programs and talk to us about bringing a program to your business.
If you are a CT manufacturing company with less than 2,000 employees, not receiving other funding, you may qualify for 50% funding by the CT Dept. of Labor for eligible classes indicated below. Contact Christa Sterling at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-832-2277 for details and approval.
Technology and Workforce Development Programs
This 3 day course will provide new and experienced supervisors and managers the skills to succeed. Topics will include coaching, motivation, goal setting, communication, interviewing skills, performance reviews, team development, managing conflict, and time management to name a few.Learn more
This class teaches advanced Excel skills such as Pivot tables, Dashboards, Macros, Advanced Formulas and more.Learn more
The class will teach the basics and some advanced skills to get started with PowerPoint.Learn more
This class teaches beginner Excel skills such as worksheet concepts, basic calculations/functions, chart development, formatting data, entering data, etc.Learn more
This program is designed to help workers develop the basic skills required for visualizing and interpreting industrial prints, skills which are essential to the success of any quality improvement or scrap reduction effort.Learn more
Based on ASME Y14.5-2009, this instructor-led introduction course simplifies GD&T learning using mostly visual material to explain basics of GD&T application, interpretation and verification as well as implications from design to manufacturing. Exercises are used throughout the course.Learn more
Join us to learn more about the field of GIS and how it might benefit you in your career.Learn more
GIS Essentials Certificate consists of 2 courses taught in the on-line/classroom (when possible) hybrid format. The first course is GIS Fundamentals. Each course will run for 10 weeks (20 weeks for the certificate) during the spring and fall semesters.Learn more
The GIS Essentials Certificate consists of 2 courses taught in the online format. Each course will run for 10 weeks (20 weeks total for the certificate) during the spring and fall semesters.Learn more
In this overview course, the participants will explore and investigate the many complex interfaces and design parameters associated with mechatronics and robotics.Learn more
Best practices in creating a digital transformation roadmap.Learn more
In this overview course the participants will explore and investigate the many complex interfaces and design parameters associated with mechatronics and robotics.Learn more
This course covers the fundamentals of auditing and specific techniques thereof. Included will be review and interpretation of the ISO 13485:2016 Standard as well as application of techniques during audit scenarios.Learn more
This course covers the fundamentals of auditing and specific techniques thereof. Included will be review and interpretation of the ISO 9001:2015 Standard as well as application of techniques during audit scenarios.Learn more
This workshop is designed to expose participants to the fundamental methodology, principles and tools associated with Lean Thinking which is used to drive process excellence in organizations and foster a culture of continuous improvement.Learn more
This workshop provides participants with fundamental principles and tools that are at the core of project management. Participants gain an understanding of how to plan, implement, monitor and control projects throughout a project’s life-cycle.Learn more
Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action is a process for finding the true cause(s) of events, identifying and implementing corrective actions. This training will include tools for effective problem solving, FMEA & PFMEA, and application in various industries: medical, aerospace, automotive, & more!Learn more
Six Sigma Black Belt Certification is a cross functional experience to assist individuals in being able to utilize statistical tools and measures to reduce variation.Learn more
Green Belts are Six Sigma practitioners who do process and product improvement project work. The focus of Six Sigma is to reduce and control variation and waste in our processes based on the importance to the customer and the business needs. Students will be asked to consider a project before coming to class.Learn more