Certified Production Technician

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“Made in the USA” is making a comeback and as a result, manufacturing is booming.

The growth in manufacturing is creating jobs— not just jobs, but good jobs. These are in-demand jobs with good wages and benefits. The Certified Production Technician certification can help you learn about these jobs and get hired.

Certified Production Technician

The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) credentialing system leading to a CPT covers the four critical production functions, as defined by MSSC’s industry-led, nationally validated skills standards, common to all sectors of manufacturing.

Certified Production Technician (CPT) addresses the core technical competencies of higher skilled production workers in all sectors of manufacturing: Safety, Quality & Continuous Improvement, Manufacturing Processes & Production, and Maintenance Awareness.

Each area is addressed with a separate assessment. MSSC training and assessments are organized around those four modules. An individual can earn a Certificate if they pass one or more assessments. However, they must pass all four assessments to earn the full CPT certification. Participants also gain the OSHA 30 Certification upon completion of the Safety module- a $400 value!

For more information about the Certified Production Technician certification and the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council visit msscusa.org.

See how the Certified Production Technician course helped 2 local high school students gain employment right here in the MidAmerica Industrial Park.

We are currently enrolling!

Summer 2016 

June 6

  • Monday & Wednesday 9:00am -12:00pm

Fall 2016 - Spring 2017

August 15 - May 5

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 8:00am - 9:30am
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Enrollment is open throughout the year. Contact Jason Ward to get started!

Flexible schedules for all terms available to adult workers upon request. 

Application Process

  1. Take the National Career Readiness Certificate’s Workkeys Assessment. The Workkeys assessment measures “real world” skills that employers believe are critical to job success. Participants must score a “Bronze” level. Workkeys assessments can be taken at OSU Institute of Technology or any Workforce Oklahoma location free of charge. Call 918-825-4678 to schedule an appointment.
  2. Complete the Participant Form. Completed applications can be mailed or delivered to our office, emailed or faxed to 918-825-4681.
  3. Pay $60 registration fee. Scholarships and sponsorship opportunities are available to those that qualify.

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