Explore Our Programs
Computer automated design programs and courses will teach you the most current technologies from instructors with real-world experience. Continually upgraded equipment and small classes offering personalized instruction combine offer an excellent education at an affordable price.
Industry median salaries for precision machining are over $20 per hour and job growth is consistent. LCC offers a comprehensive two-year certification in the most modern of learning environments, creating immediately hirable job candidates upon program completion.
Our robotics and automation facility is state-of-the-art, and students who complete our two-year program will enter an industry on the forefront of immerging technologies with a median salary of over $26 per hour.
Welding at LCC prepares students to enter a growing industry with starting salaries for nearly $19 per hour. Refurbished, modern facilities at LCC’s West Campus provide a highly functional setting for training in this exciting, lucrative industry.
Certified Production Technician Information
This four-class program certifies workers to raise their level of performance as well as their production. It assists individuals in finding higher-wage jobs and helps employers increase their company’s productivity and competitiveness.
CPT Course Content
The following courses are included in this training:
- Safety (48 hours)
- Quality Practices & Measurement (40 hours)
- Manufacturing Processes & Production (48 hours)
- Maintenance Awareness (48 hours)
Each module has its own CPT certificate. However, candidates must earn all four certificates to receive the full CPTAE nationally recognized certification.
Note: Upon successful completion of the Safety module, participants will be eligible to receive two college credits for Industrial/Construction Safety (METS-102).
Full Course Length: 184 Hours
Course Assessment: This course includes a post-assessment pertaining to each course in the series.
Course Size: This class can accommodate up to 20 students.
Hands-On Practice: This course contains a variety of hands-on exercises.
Accuplacer Level 3 scores (or above) in math, reading, and writing must be achieved before starting this course.
All technology is provided for participant use in the classroom. It is not necessary for students to bring any technology with them when attending this course.
Course book(s) and workbook A portfolio containing course content and writing materials
Online learning modules
4 hour session
Mechanical Systems Certificate of Achievement
Automated Systems Technology Certificate of Achievement
Manufacturing Engineering Technology Certificate of Achievement
Certificate and/or Credit awarded
The CPTAE certification awarded by the Manufacturing Skills Standard Council (MSSC), LCC Certificate of Completion in addition to LCC college credit for Industrial/Construction Safety.
Michigan Coalition for Advanced Manufacturing
Through the Michigan Coalition for Advanced Manufacturing (MCAM) grant, Lansing Community College is part of a group of eight Michigan community colleges, working together, to build capacity to meet the current and future workforce needs of manufacturing employers. Our goal is to expand the workforce pipeline with employer-driven student recruitment into manufacturing.
This grant is funded through the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grant - US Department of Labor and runs through September of 2016.