Manufacturing and Logistics

Lean Academy

Lean Manufacturing Yellow Belt Certification

Earn digital badges to add to your resume. Learn and practice the foundational principles and tools of Lean in Manufacturing. Discover Lean principles for improvement thinking and techniques to make work easier, more team focused, and to be more effective. Satisfactory completion of quizzes and homework projects are required for obtaining the certificate and badges. You must attend all classes to earn the Yellow Belt Certification. No class on March 13.

You will learn:

  • Lean Basics
  • 5S and Workplace
  • Standardized Work
  • Process Mapping
  • Kaizen
  • PDCA Problem Solving
  • Lean Communications
  • Basic Lean Math Skills

Tue, Feb 13-Mar 27, 2-6 p.m., 6 wks         Littleton Campus
MNGT 1001S01-80001                       $1,499 closed

Industrial and Skilled Trades

HazWoper 24-Hour Moderate Risk

This self-paced HazWoper education online course meets the OSHA/EPA training requirements for workers performing hazardous waste site functions in accord with the provisions of 29 CFR 1910.120. The regulation stipulates that employers at hazardous waste sites, and at many other “sites” as further defined by the regulation, shall ensure that all workers with the potential of chemical exposure will receive a minimum of 24 hours of waste site health and safety training. Content for the course will be provided through text, manuals, web sites, assignments and exercises.

This 24 hour program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you will receive twelve (12) months to complete this program. Cost is $365.

Freight Broker/Agent Training

Become a part of the exciting trucking, freight logistics, and transportation industries as a licensed freight broker or as a freight broker agent. From licensing and operations, to sales and marketing, you’ll learn the basics of how to run a domestic freight brokerage or agency in the United States. Entrepreneur magazine has rated the freight brokerage business as one of the top home-based businesses to own, and a recent Wall Street Journal article cited freight brokering and logistics as the largest growing sector of the transportation industry. Written by freight brokerage specialists, this program will provide you with the knowledge and resources needed to break into the shipping industry.

Brooke Transportation hosts a virtual event every Friday, exclusively for this program’s graduates who have the opportunity to meet and discuss agent positions with participating freight brokerages. Additionally, the best businesses and brokers in the industry talk with graduates about the choice of starting their own brokerage, working as an agent for another firm and other career opportunities. Businesses also attend Resource Friday to meet new graduates and explain how each can mutually benefit the other in successful business.

This 180 hour program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you will receive 6 months to complete this program. Cost is $1,895.