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Training Solutions

Delta College Corporate Services offers the region’s most comprehensive workforce training courses.

All corporate training may be customized by the hour, or by the day. We provide training during times that are convenient for your business including days, evenings or weekends. 

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Technical Training 

Delta College Corporate Services addresses technical training for skilled trades and manufacturing industries. And, we offer over 140 technical training options.

Our state-of-the-art labs located on the main campus provide the ideal hands-on training experience. Delta College has invested millions of dollars to enhance our labs and ensure we continue to train on the most relevant industry equipment.

Monthly Workforce Training Classes 

 Are you seeking to build your skills and resume?  Register for a job training class.

 Benefits include:

  • Expert industry certified instructors and facilitators with real world experience
  • Interactive training with small class sizes designed to keep you engaged
  • High-quality training centered on meeting business/individual knowledge gaps
  • Delta College is the region’s largest workforce development organization with certificates of completion that are recognized by industry
  • Conveniently located at Delta’s Main Campus in the heart of the Great Lakes Bay Region

This is an affordable option for businesses that have a small number of  employees that need training on a skill set. Businesses with a larger number of employees needing training, should call 989-758-3602 for a quote on classroom training delivered at your business.

All job training classes are 8:30am – 4pm and provide morning breakfast, snacks and lunch. You will receive practical takeaways you can begin using today.                                             

Upcoming classes 2019

Applied Industrial Math

Designed for the manufacturing or industrial worker. Improve your understanding of basic operations with whole numbers through fundamental concepts of trigonometry. Many examples, questions and applications in the industrial work environment are presented and discussed in a friendly group setting.

Dates:  March 12 or September 17, 2019, 8:30am – 4pm      
Cost:  $139  

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Blueprint Reading

Take this course to enhance your skills needed to read and accurately interpret industrial drawings as well as prepare simple technical sketches. Instruction in blueprint reading is integrated with manufacturing or construction drawings to enhance preparation of orthographic and other drawing techniques.

Dates: April 16 or October 8, 20198:30am – 4pm
Cost: $139 

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Precision Measuring

Master the use of precision measuring tools including Vernier-calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, go/no gauges, gauge blocks and Pins, and Height Gauge. You will recognize, discuss and apply the principles of precision measurement. Hands-on Laboratory work is a key part of this course.

Dates: June 10 or December 9, 20198:30am – 4pm
Cost: $139

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8D Problem Solving

Discover a new approach to quality challenges by learning specific techniques for knowledgeable problem solving, teamwork and applying a systematic process. This is highly interactive workshop will improve your effectiveness by providing real-work examples for the application exercises.

Dates: February 26 or August 13, 20198:30am – 4pm
Cost: $139

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Project Management

21st Century leadership relies on efficiency. Attend this class to learn project management techniques for project managers as well as project teams. The course follows the concepts and techniques of the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge. You will learn how to plan and manage projects and take charge of priorities. Deepen your knowledge of the technical and human side to project management.

Dates: January 29 or June 18, 20198:30am – 4pm
Cost: $139

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Time & Priority Management

This course helps to identify where time is lost during the working day and how to find ways of increasing the effectiveness of time spent at the workplace. You will be able to identify how to use technology more effectively to improve time management; distinguish between the ways in which different people respond to demands; apply methods for beating procrastination in a variety of situations; manage interruptions to manage time effectively; establish priorities and identify the difference between important and urgent tasks to enhance personal productivity.

Dates: May 7 or November 5, 20198:30am – 4pm
Cost: $139

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High demand technical training courses

  • Chemical Process Technology
  • CNC Programming
  • Electrical
  • GD&T
  • ISO 9001
  • PLC
  • Quality & Safety
  • Six Sigma
  • Supply Chain
  • Value Stream Analysis
  • Welding

Need to train a group of employees? Have a class delivered at your place of business or at the main campus. Check out our high demand courses and call 989-758-3602 for a free consultation.

Benefits include:

  • High quality instructors
  • Flexible scheduling (training on demand at exactly the time you need it)
  • Most affordable way to train a group
Complete technical training course list

Chemical Process

  • Basic Operator Responsibility
  • Chemical Plant Operations
  • Chemistry Fundamentals
  • Compressor/Vacuum
  • Cooling
  • Distillation, Separation
    & Extraction Systems
  • Filters/Dryers
  • Heat Exchangers/Steam
  • Instrumentation & Control
  • Piping & Auxiliaries
  • Piping & Vessels
  • Plant Science I, II, III, IV & V
  • Power Transmission
  • Process Diagrams
  • Process Operations
  • Pumps
  • Reactor Systems
  • Valves

Computer Numerical Control (CNC)

  • CNC Cutter Grinding
  • CNC for Electricians
  • CNC for Machine Repair
  • CNC Overview
  • CNC Programming
  • CNC Programming Lathe I,II
  • CNC Programming Mill I,II


  • Control Systems I,II
  • Control Systems Troubleshooting
  • Conventional Controls
  • Electrical Code Update
  • Electrical Overview for Non-Electricians
  • Electrical Schematics
  • Electromechanical System
  • Machine Controls
  • Introduction to PLC/SLC
    Controls & Software
  • PLC Fundamentals
  • PLC Overview
  • PLC Overview & Troubleshooting
  • PLC Programming

Engineering & Design

  • 3D Parametric Solid Modeling
  • 3D Printing
  • Architectural Blueprint Reading
  • AutoCAD
  • Blueprint Reading Overview, Advanced
  • Geometric Dimensioning &
    Tolerancing Basic Fundamentals
  • Geometric Dimensioning &
    Tolerancing Advanced
  • Geometric Dimensioning &
    Tolerancing Stack Analysis
  • Solidworks Overview, Advanced


  • Air Conditioning Refrigeration, Level I & II
  • Refrigeration Technician CFC Certification


  • Analytical Measurement
  • Control Valves & Regulators
  • Controllers I, II
  • Flow Measurement
  • Level Measurement
  • Pressure Measurement
  • Process And Measurement Control
  • Process Diagrams
  • Temperature Measurement


  • Applied Industrial Math
  • Bearings and Lubrication
  • Electrical Control of Hydraulic & Pneumatic Systems
  • Grinding I, II
  • Hydraulic/Pneumatics Overview
  • Hydraulic/Pneumatic Schematics
  • Hydraulics Overview
  • Industrial Gauge Reading
  • Introduction to Metals
  • Laser Alignment
  • Machinist Handbook
  • Machine Tool, Level I & II
  • Machining Math
  • Maintenance & Troubleshooting of Industrial
  • Mechanical Comprehension & Spatial Recognition
  • Metal Turning
  • Metric System Overview
  • Milling
  • Pneumatics Overview
  • Precision Measuring
  • Pump Analysis
  • Rigging & Safety
  • Sheetmetal Layout
  • Spindle Repair
  • Vibrational Analysis

Quality Systems

  • 5S Workplace Organization
  • 8D Problem Solving
  • Advanced Product & Quality Planning (APQP)
  • Benchmarking
  • Cost of Quality
  • Design of Experiments (DOE)
  • Design for Manufacturing & Assembly (DFMA)
  • Error Proofing
  • Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Internal Auditor Training
  • Internal Quality Audit
  • ISO 14001 Internal Auditing - Environmental
  • ISO-9001 Overview
  • ISO-9001:2015 Internal Auditing
  • ISO-9001:2015 Overview, Implementation & Auditing
  • Lean Manufacturing 
  • Lean Office
  • Lean Product Development
  • Lean Six Sigma Overview
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)
  • Project Management
  • Measurement System Analysis
  • Quality Inspection and Measurements
  • Quality Overview: Auto Industry Supplier
  • Quality Problem Solving
  • Statistical Process Control Basic & Advanced
  • Tools & Techniques for Continual Improvement
  • Total Quality Management
  • TS 16949 Overview
  • Value Engineering Analysis
  • Value Stream Analysis


  • Robotics Advanced Programming
  • Robotics Electrical Service/Troubleshooting
  • Robotics Mechanical Maintenance
  • Robotics Operations & Programming
  • Robotics Preventative Maintenance
  • Robotics Theory & Operation Overview


  • AED for the Workplace
  • Aerial Work Platform Initial
  • Bloodborne Cleanup
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Confined Space Attendant Rescue
  • Confined Space Awareness
  • CPR Initial & Refresher
  • Electrical Safety
  • Excavation and Trenching
  • Fall Protection
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First Aid Basic & Advanced
  • Forklift & Powered Industrial Trucks
  • Hand Power Tools
  • Hazard Communications Right to Know
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness, Incident
    Commander, Operations, Technician & Transportation
  • HAZWOPER Various Levels
  • Hearing Conservation
  • Ladder Safety
  • Lead Awareness
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • Mobile Equipment
  • NFPA 70E Fundamentals
  • Respiratory Protection Initial & Refresher
  • Rigging & Safety Overhead Cranes
  • Scaffold Safety Awareness

Welding Technology

  • Fuel Gas Welding & Cutting
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG Welding) - Pipe
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG Welding) - Plate
  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG Welding)
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick Welding) - “V” Groove Plates
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick Welding)
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick Welding) - Pipe
  • Soldering & Brazing
  • Welding Certification


Organizational Development

Delta College supports organizational development training and soft skills enhancement for all industries to improve team and individual performance. Perhaps your business has changed ownership, you are implementing a new software platform corporate-wide or your team needs enhanced customer service soft skills. We can provide these courses at your place of business, our main campus, or one of our Delta College learning centers located in Bay, Midland or Saginaw.

Delta College offers over 150 organizational development training options.

High demand organizational development training courses

  • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
  • Connecting Generations in the Workplace
  • Customer Service
  • High Performing Teams
  • Leadership
  • Managing & Leading Change
  • Problem Solving
  • Supervisory Skills
  • Time & Priority Management
  • Train the Trainer
Complete organizational development course list

Business Processes

  • Audit, Internal Controls & Risk Management
  • Difficult Situations
  • Finance & Finance Functions
  • Import & Export of Materials
  • Materials Flow
  • Planning & Scheduling
  • Purchasing
  • Supply Chain
  • Six Sigma


  • Embracing Change
  • Leading Change


  • Coaching for Improvement
  • Coaching for Peak Performance
  • Coaching for Success
  • Coaching Skills
  • Mentoring
  • Motivating Others
  • Train-The-Trainer

Conflict Management

  • Building a Culture of Success
  • Employee Mindset
  • Handling Conflict
  • Navigating Beyond Conflict
  • Resolving Conflict
  • Resolving Workplace Conflict

Customer Service

  • Creating a Service Culture: The Service Leader’s Role
  • Improving Service Excellence in a Changing Environment
  • Knowing the Rules: Professionalism in the Workplace
  • Service Excellence
  • Service Mindset
  • Taking the HEAT

Facilitating & Meeting Management

  • Facilitating with Impact
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Leading Effective Meetings
  • Making Meetings Work
  • Powerful Presentations


  • Coaching for Improvement
  • Coaching for Success
  • Communicating for Leadership Success
  • Cultural Awareness for Health Care Providers
  • Delegating for Results
  • Essentials of Leadership
  • Leading Change
  • Resolving Conflict
  • Service Plus Health Care: Building Patient Loyalty
  • Setting Performance Expectations

Interpersonal Skills

  • Assertive Communication
  • Effective Listening
  • Making Connections
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator


  • Accelerating Business Decisions
  • Achieving Your Leadership Potential
  • Adaptive Leadership
  • Addressing Poor Performance
  • Building an Environment of Trust
  • Building and Sustaining Trust
  • Coaching for Improvement
  • Coaching for Peak Performance
  • Coaching for Success
  • Collaborative Negotiating
  • Conducting Performance Reviews
  • Communicating for Leadership Success
  • Delegating for Results
  • Delegating with Purpose
  • Developing Others
  • Developing Yourself & Others
  • Driving Change
  • Effective Decision Making
  • Essentials of Leadership
  • Fostering Innovation
  • Getting Started as a New Leader
  • Influential Leadership
  • Inspirational Leadership
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Launching a Successful Team
  • Leaders Tool Kit
  • Leading Change
  • Leading Effective Meetings
  • Leading High-Performance Teams
  • Making Meetings Work
  • Managing Performance Problems
  • Mentoring
  • Motivating Others
  • Reinforcing Leadership Development
  • Resolving Conflict
  • Resolving Workplace Conflict
  • Respect & Responsibility
  • Retaining Talent
  • Reviewing Performance Progress
  • Setting Goals & Reviewing Results
  • Setting Performance Expectations
  • Situational Leadership
  • Supporting Leadership Development
  • Technical Mentoring
  • Train-The-Trainer
  • Your Leadership Journey

Marketing & Sales

  • Boosting Business Results
  • Creating a Sales Climate through Effective Communication
  • Collaborative Negotiating

Personal Effectiveness

  • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®
  • Assertive Communication
  • Building a Culture of Success
  • Building Trust
  • Business Etiquette over the Telephone
  • Business Principles
  • Business Writing
  • Communicating with Impact
  • Communicating with Others
  • Communication in the Workplace
  • Communication: The Great Connector
  • Connecting Generations in the Workplace
  • Effective Business Communication
  • Effective Communication
  • Effective Decision Making
  • Effective Listening
  • Goal Setting
  • High Performing Teams
  • High-Impact Feedback & Listening
  • Influencing Others
  • Mastering Emotional Intelligence to Improve Results
  • Navigating Beyond Conflict
  • Presentation Skills
  • Problem Solving Toolkit
  • Project Management
  • Respect & Responsibility
  • Stress Management
  • Teamwork
  • Time and Priority Management
  • Valuing Differences
  • Working as a High Performing Team
  • Working in a Fast Paced Environment

Quality & Continuous Improvement

  • Audit, Internal Controls & Risk Management
  • The Human Side of Project Management
  • SOP Writing Workshop
  • Teams
    Building Trust
  • Communication in the Workplace
  • Fostering Innovation
  • High Performing Teams
  • Leading Effective Meetings
  • Optimizing Team Performance
  • Teamwork
  • Valuing Differences
  • Computer Applications
    Microsoft® Office
  • Access Basic, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Excel Basic, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Outlook Basic, Intermediate & Advanced
  • PowerPoint Basic & Advanced
  • Word Basic, Intermediate & Advanced

e-Learning & Blended Learning

Delta College is the region’s leader in providing eLearning development solutions. Our experienced instructional designers can develop customized online courses for your organization. Take your training into the 21st century with a technology-based approach to learning.

Blended learning solutions create a balance between classroom and eLearning tools to enhance your training program. Make learning accessible to your employees, 24 hours a day, every day of the week. As a higher education institution, our job is to educate, and we have over a decade of experience in eLearning course development for business.

Benefits include:

  • 24/7 accessibility
  • Consistent message
  • High learning retention

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“The leadership trainings we have utilized through Delta College Corporate Services have been instrumental in helping us empower our employees with the skills and knowledge to be leaders within the company and in their own communities. The support provided by Delta College Corporate Services has helped propel our company’s continued growth and development, and we look forward to many more years of partnership.”

Jill Palm Lynch
Vice President of Human Resources
JRB Enterprises & Duro-Last Roofing, Inc.