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•Leadership & Operations Management
•Management & Team Skills
•Engineering & Design
The Professional Development Center of Glendale Community College offers training in numerous disciplines ranging from office and communication skills to manufacturing design and safety.
Every PDC instructor is an expert in their respective industry.
Unlike the majority of training centers that restrict companies to scheduled classes, the PDC can create custom programs comprised of an unlimited selection of complete or partial courses.
All classs are conducted at the PDC Training Center in Montrose, California.
(Click here for details on classes conducted at your company worksite.)
ETP Funding is available for all classes for qualified companies and employees.
Enrollment is offered First Come, First Served. Click on a class to open a fact sheet.
PDC WINTER 2014 Class Schedule - Effective December 2, 2013
|APICS Detailed Scheduling & Planning||Jan. 15||10||40||Wed.||5:30-9:30||$1440||$288|
|APICS Basics of Supply Chain Management||Mar. 11||10||40||Tues.||5:30-9:30||$1440||$288|
|Microsoft Excel 2010 (Intermediate-Advanced)||Dec. 4||12||48||Wed.||4-8||$1728||$346|
|Microsoft Office 2010 (Word, Excel, Outlook||Feb. 6||10||40||Thu.||4-8||$1440||$288|
|Project Management||Feb. 13||16||56||Thu.||5:30-9||$2016||$403|
|ENGINEERING & DESIGN|
|MasterCAM X7 for Milling & Turning Center Application||Feb. 11||20||80||Tues.||4-8||$2880||$576|
|SolidWorks 2013 Mechanical Design||Feb. 4||20||80||Tues.||4-8||$2880||$576|
|Catia V5 Mechanical Design||Mar. 31||10||80||Mon. + Wed.||5-9||$2880||$576|
|LEADERSHIP & OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT|
|Leading a Lean Organization||Feb. 20||20||80||Thu.||5-9||$2880||$576|
|MANAGEMENT & TEAM SKILLS|
|Leadership Skills for New Managers||Feb. 3||15||60||Mon.||5-9||$2160||$432|
|CMM Application in PC-DMIS Software - Level 1||Jan 27||20||80||Mon.||4-8||$2880||$576|
|Shop Math & Blueprint Reading||Mar. 18||15||60||Tue.||5-9||$2160||$432|
|Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing||Mar. 26||15||60||Wed.||4-8||$2160||$432|
All classes are limited to a maxium of 20 trainees per class and only 10 trainees for Catia V5, MasterCAM X6 and CMM Application.
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* Net cost is less 80% ETP funding for qualified companies and employees. An additional $150 book and materials fee is required for each class.
** Material fee for APICS classes is $250 and includes voucher for certification exam.
Payment for the class (market price or net cost) and the $150 book and materials fee are due approximately two weeks before the class start-date. Fees are payable to Glendale Community College by check only.
“As a result of the Professional Development Center’s custom training programs, our sales revenue increased 200% while our profitability increased 300%." Tom Fisher, Manager of Education & Development, Crane Aerospace & Electronics
"One of the keys to our success is the investment in education and training of our team through PDC." Dan Kuo, Director, Cryogenic Products, L-3 Cincinnati Electronics