Great Lakes Manufacturing Council
 

Manufacturing Assessment and Advancement Center (MAAC)

The Manufacturing Assessment and Advancement Center provides credit for prior Llearning in technical fields (automation, machining, welding), has an inverted classroom (lectures online/web-based and ""hands on"" time during classroom hours), flexible scheduling and start times (program doesn't need to start with normal semesters), simulator-based learning starts off in convenient locations on- or off-campus (virtual reality welders, portable automation simulators, compact machining centers), additional services such as counseling and career placement customized for this program, and is credit-based (credits automatically transfer to certain degrees).

Location:
13100 College View Drive
Eden Prairie, MN
www.hennepintech.edu/maac

Clients Served:
Dislocated workers and veterans

Categories:
Training or educating new workers, Retraining incumbent workers, Retraining displaced workers, Recruiting or attracting talented workers

Sponsor:
Hennepin Technical College