NWSCC students take advantage of free MSSC training

MUSCLE SHOALS, ALA. — The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) currently offers industry-led training certifications at Northwest Shoals Community College (NWSCC).

The MSSC training center at NWSCC is an industry-led training, assessment and certification system focused on the core skills and knowledge needed by the nation’s front-line production and material handling workers. MSSC training offers both entry-level and incumbent workers the opportunity to demonstrate that they have acquired the skills increasingly needed in the technology-intensive jobs of the 21st century.

The Certified Production Technician (CPT) certification addresses the core technical competencies of highly skilled production workers in all sectors of manufacturing. MSSC awards certificates to individuals who pass any of its production modules: Safety, Quality Practices and Measurement, Manufacturing Processes and Production, and Maintenance Awareness.

Completing all four modules will result in full MSSC CPT Certification. MSSC training can be offered in formats best suited for the participants needs.

If you have questions regarding MSSC certification at NWSCC, please contact Taylor Franks by calling 256-331-8092, texting 256-415-6992, or emailing mssctraining@nwscc.edu.