On Site Training
Sierra College offers customized on-site employee training in customer service, communication, management and other business skills in Rocklin, Roseville and throughout Placer and Nevada Counties.
Sierra College offers industry training at your work site and can bring a mobile computer lab to your office for software training. Read More
Process improvement & technical skills
Improve quality and productivity with employee development in areas such as IPC soldering, value stream mapping, quality, lean manufacturing, visual controls, SMED and other technical training. Northern California Manufacturers also rely on the Sierra College Center for Applied Competitive Technologies (CACT) to teach critical business skills such as supervision, business math, report writing, project management and other training courses. Read More
To help growing companies develop products more quickly and cost effectively using rapid prototypes, the Sierra College CACT has placed 3D printers at Sacramento Hacker Lab
Sierra College CACT also produced a report that compares 3D printers: Additive Manufacturing Industry Evaluation and Recommendations
Ignite CTE Students' Math Skills
Find out how to seamlessly infuse math into your welding or other CTE curriculum during this practical webinar co-taught by Bill Wenzel, chair, Welding Department and Katie Lucero, chair, Mathematics Department at Sierra College. The activities were used successfully in multiple welding classes to raise students' math scores.
IGNITE Math in Welding Materials
Watch Sierra College IGNITE Webinar on Your Tube
2015 Lean Training
- Lean Principles - August 5
- Project Management - Aug. 26, Sept. 9 & 23
- Current State Mapping - Oct. 7 & 21
- Practical Problem Solving - Nov. 4 & 18
Sierra College Center for Applied Competitive Technologies (CACT) provides training with the Continuous Improvement Network (CIN). Register at www.cacinetwork.com.
Zero Waste Business Associate
Thursday, July 16, 23 & 30
10 am - 12 pm PDT
This professional training course is required to earn the Zero Waste Business Associate certificate. The course will include an overview of the USZWBC Zero Waste Facility Scorecard certification
system , outline the definition of Zero Waste and give examples of corporate Zero Waste policies and programs that achieved credits on the scorecard.
Visit the U.S. Zero Waste Business Council website to learn more about the course and Register
Hacker Lab Powered by Sierra College Opens
Please stop by to check out the new Hacker Lab location, brought to Rocklin
by Sierra College. The maker and co-working space is located at 4804
Granite Dr., Rocklin, next to Wells Fargo.
The innovation space is open to the public with the goal of providing
education, inspiring innovation, meeting the needs of businesses, offering
real-world experiences for students and supporting start-ups. Companies can
benefit from the creative atmosphere and collaboration to develop new
products and create prototypes.
The maker space includes: Shop Bot CNC router, industrial sewing machines,
3D printer, laser cutter and computer lab. Membership allows 24/7 access and
members can also use the midtown Sacramento location. Businesses can become
sponsors to promote branding, recruit employees and engage with members.
Learn more here.
Hacker Lab Open House June 30
At the Open House on June 30,
out how you can benefit from the creative community forming at the new
Hacker Lab powered by Sierra College in Rocklin.
Develop new skills, connect with
innovators, use tools to make prototypes and pursue our passion by taking
classes and joining Hacker Lab.
There are also special events planned to inspire young people and build their tech skills. Come by between 5:30 and 8PM for the open house at 4804 Granite Dr., Rocklin CA.
Firms hire graduates
Sacramento region employers are hiring Sierra College Mechatronics students and find they get up to speed quickly because of their technical skills and professionalism. Watch the movie of employers describing their experiences with Mechatronics graduates. Sierra College Mechatronics EMPLOYERS Source for Well Prepared Technicians
Contact us if you'd like connected with Sierra College faculty in Engineering, Mechatronics, Welding, and Drafting & Engineering Support or Career Technical Education high school teachers in your area.