The FDTC Division of Corporate and Workforce Development (CWD), housed at the SiMT, provides a wide range of training for front line leaders, hiring managers, workforce teams and seasoned professionals seeking to improve or enhance their leadership profiles. Through strategic partnerships with companies like Development Dimensions International (DDI) and Vision Point Inc. we offer both off the shelf solutions as well as fully customized and unique training experiences tailored specifically for audiences in any corporate culture.
Our facilitators are seasoned and experienced practitioners with years of real world experience in a variety of manufacturing and services industries. Workshops and seminars of various durations from ½ day to multi-day experiences bring the best in managerial development to audiences of all levels of sophistication.
From conducting in-depth skills gap analysis, to creating specific job profiles, supervisory and workforce development plans to full 360 degree feedback or behavioral based interviewing, CWD can provide the business solution(s) that improve your bottom line.
Open Enrollment Training
We offer training in a variety of manufacturing areas (including quality, machining, rapid prototyping, fluid power, robotics, electronics, maintenance, and programmable logic controls), health, safety, computing, networking, environmental, biotechnology, business, management, supervision, and more.
The SiMT can deliver training onsite, at your facility, or refer you to another technical college in your service area. By avoiding time lost and other costs associated with travel, this option becomes a cost effective and attractive solution for your business.
Our personnel continuously partner with businesses and industries to meet training schedules and to customize training materials.
Manufacturing Technology Services
We offer a variety of manufacturing technology services including the development of advanced manufacturing processes, automated manufacturing technology, manufacturing simulations, rapid prototyping, and linking engineering design with manufacturing technology.
Manufacturing Startup Assistance
Through the Gould Business Incubator, qualified startup manufacturers and businesses receive assistance in commercializing their ideas. The Incubator offers space, infrastructure, and intellectual property to startup companies.
Our expert personnel offer consulting services in many areas to assist you in improving the quality, productivity, and profitability of your company. All of our personnel have real-world manufacturing experience working for Fortune 500 (ISO certified) companies at plant and corporate locations. We can design turnkey systems and processes for virtually every functional area of your business.