Ohio Manufacturing Foundations

Providing a fast, affordable path to successful careers

In just one year or less, you can help students prepare for a successful career with one of Ohio’s booming manufacturing companies.

Help build the next generation of manufacturers

Whether you are working with high school students, recent graduates or adults seeking new opportunities, Ohio Manufacturing Foundations provides a fast, affordable way to springboard their careers.

To earn their certificates, candidates will complete a 16- to 18-credit hour program focusing on five essential courses:

  • Technical Writing
  • Technical Math
  • Computer-Aided Design
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Engineering Materials


Manufacturing Foundations will prepare students for that all-important first job and lay the groundwork for ongoing education and training as they build their careers.

Contact us to bring this program to your region.



Use this customizable template as you prepare to implement the Manufacturing Foundations Certificate at your institution.

Ohio Manufacturing Foundations
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