BMM 135 - Green Manufacturing

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

This course provides an overview about green technologies and green jobs in manufacturing. Students will develop the skills necessary to preserve and restore environmental quality and create a green working environment for your company. This course introduces students to local, state and national green/clean/lean/sustainable resources, share industry success stories (learn how your business neighbors are implementing sustainable practices) and gather input from companies on what educators should be doing to prepare the current/future green workforce. This course will use lecture, group work, online simulation and programming to prepare students for Green Manufacturing Technician Certification Testing through Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC). (F, Sp, Su)