“The 2-year Correspondence Course is another tool that we were asking our line supervisor to take to help better their trouble shooting skills. We have had supervisors who have taken this course that have moved up in the ranks in the plant to Plant Manager, Production Manager, C.I. Manager, and others that have chosen other avenues in the plant not associated with production on the floor, but still retain the knowledge they learned from the course.”Bob Krischel, Production Manager, Hearthside Food Solutions
Employees are the core of the manufacturing process
…Which means they deserve the most investment in time. As such, companies must invest in their employees’ career growth. However, budget cuts, turnover, and consistency in training cause many companies and/or individuals hold off on continual improvement initiatives.
The first step for an employee to advance his or her career it to be equipped with knowledge, skills and experience so he/she can thrive and take on new opportunities. Enter: ABA’s Cookie & Cracker Manufacturing Course (CCMC).
A Graduate Certificate in Cookie & Cracker Manufacturing
The Cookie & Cracker Manufacturing Corresponding Course (CCMC) is an advanced program for individuals, providing an in-depth technical understanding of the complete cookie and cracker manufacturing process. The Course firmly establishes and explains the importance of quality, consistency, and continuous improvement as key pillars of success. Since its inception in 1941, the Course has unified industry training as the primary instructional program for cookie and cracker bakers…
“I still use the books for reference in my current projects. I appreciate the learning on ingredient functionality and processing techniques.”Brittany Tomlin, Process Engineer, Kellogg Company and winner of the 2017 Vander Heide Award
Continual Education is Key
New equipment, technology and processes are constantly developed, so it’s essential individuals have a strong grounding in the core baking processes. The CCMC will better help individuals understand and implement the ongoing changes and improvements within the manufacturing environment.
A well-educated workforce is the critical component that drives a successful operation and adds value to organizations. Employees will be armed with the main principals for an effective manufacturing process and given ample troubleshooting techniques to make recommendations for continual improvement. Some students have implemented course exercises into projects in their facilities, producing eye opening results from fixing problems to improving efficiencies.
A Virtual Classroom
Since the course is offered online or with hard copy materials, CCMC offers the flexibility for students to study at your facility, home, or abroad. Students receive a welcome packet with information to get started and are able to choose an online or hard copy testing option. After successfully completing the course, graduates are equipped with the knowledge of the cookie & cracker manufacturing process that leads to promotions in supervisory or plant managerial roles. When turnover or other forms of disruption arise, employees who have completed the Cookie & Cracker Manufacturing Course will be ready to step up to the challenge.
What are other Cookie & Cracker Manufacturing Course graduates saying about their experiences? Read more here.
Prices increase July 1st, click here to enroll today.
Special Group Offer: When you enroll 4 employees at once, receive the 4th at half price. Offer valid until June 30th.
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