The next CPT Course is slated to begin January 27, 2020.

Seats are still available if you have employees that you would like to register, please fill out the form below

Cost to participate: $750/student* and covers all necessary supplies
*This will be the last course that is 75% underwritten through grant funding and available at this price

Class info:

Start date: Monday, January 27, 2020

Times: Mondays & Fridays, 3:30-6:00pm, *Wednesday class days will be held online*

Duration: 15 weeks | Classes begin Monday, January 27 and end Monday, May 11

Location: Mohonasen Center for Advanced Technology | 400 Warrior Way, Schenectady, NY 12303

The purpose of the Certified Production Technician (CPT) program is to recognize, through certification, individuals who demonstrate mastery of the core competencies of manufacturing production at the front-line (entry-level through front-line supervisor) through successful completion of certification assessments.

The CPT program raises the level of performance of production workers to both assist individuals in finding higher-wage jobs and help employers ensure their workforce increases the company’s productivity and competitiveness. 

The CPT program consists of four individual certificate modules:

Candidates must earn the first four certificates to receive the full CPT certification. Individuals demonstrate their understanding of the core skills and knowledge through assessments based upon Manufacturing Skill Standards Council’s industry-defined, nationally validated skill standards. 

In addition to the CPT’s four modules, the following topics will be covered:


SCCC Certified Production Technician Inquiry Form


Program Contact:

Christine McClear  or call 518-595-1101 ext 2


Funding Partners