Manufacturing Technician 1 (130 Hours) New!

Manufacturing Technician Level 1 (130 Hours)     

The Manufacturing Technician Level 1 (MT1) © certificate program was developed to meet growing employment needs. The complete MT1 program addresses the core industry-wide skills standards required for skilled production occupations in all types of manufacturing.  There are two levels of certification associated with the MT1 certificate program:  the Manufacturing Specialist (MS) Credential and the MT1 Credential.  Manufacturing technicians may find employment with local industries, hospitals (maintenance), school systems, construction/contractors, landscapers, and at resorts.   


The MS1 and MT1 are stackable credentials and both are industry-endorsed and competency-based.  This certification is offered through the Manufacturing Skills Institute.   

Training Includes: 

  • Math and measurement 
  • Manufacturing technology and spatial reasoning 
  • Business acumen and quality 
  • Quality practices and measurement 
  • Manufacturing processes 
  • Electrical and mechanical basics 
  • Maintenance awareness 

Cost of Class: 

  • Registration $180 

  • Materials $35 (subject to change) 


Other Costs: 

  • Cost of Certification Exam $300  


1/15-6/11TTh5:00-8:00 p.m. 

$180 plus materials   Instructor:  Ebernickel  

Yancey 828.682.7315 

Students in the program may get help paying for class by calling 828.766.1297.