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
- Workplace Organization - January 14 & 28
- Lean Principles - March 11
- Current State Mapping - May 6 & 20
- Workplace Organization - June 10 & 24
- 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.
Hacker Lab is Coming to Rocklin
Sierra College is partnering with Hacker Lab to establish a Sierra College Rocklin Hacker Lab. The new co-working and maker space is expected to open this Spring. Join Sierra College and the Hacker Lab community by participating in upcoming events to plan this new innovation space.
Meet Up Mixer - February 11 at 6PM at Boneshaker Community Brewery (4810
Granite Drive, Rocklin)
Hacker Lab 3rd Anniversary - Feb 17 at 6pm - 1715 I Street in Sacramento.
Meet Up for volunteers & teachers - Feb 18th at 6pm at Rocklin Hacker Lab,
4804 Granite Drive
Meet Up for Sierra students - March 4th time and location TBD
Meet Up for Regional Partners and Sponsors - Date and time coming soon!
at Rocklin Hacker Lab, 4804 Granite Drive
Grand Opening Party at Rocklin Hacker Lab in April/May, date and time TBD
For more information, go to http://hackerlab.org/.
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.