The Michigan Tech UAW Certification Program has been a collaborative effort among President Glenn Mroz, the UAW University Negotiation team, UAW leadership, Michigan Tech Human Resources, and Gogebic Community College to provide professional development for UAW staff. UAW employees and their supervisors have recently received information on how to register for the Michigan Tech UAW Certification Program classes.
UAW employees have four classes to choose from, as follows:
- Business Communication – taught by Gogebic Community College faculty
- Microsoft Office Suite – taught by Gogebic Community College faculty
- Social Media – taught by Gogebic Community College faculty
- Michigan Tech Specific Class – instruction on a collection of University processes, topics, and tools such as Banner, Google Suite, Discoverer, Continuous Improvement, etc. taught by internal University experts
UAW Employees can take one class at a time and the classes are on a first come, first pick process. Classes will begin the week of September 15 and will complete by November 20. Each class will be take place on Michigan Tech’s campus and release time will be provided if the class falls withing the UAW employee’s normal working hours. Registration for the UAW Certification Program will remain open through August 22, 2014.