Industry Readiness Training .zip to Import the Course into Blackboard Learn

The Industry Readiness Training (IRT) Program is a short- term intensive non-credit training program developed with industry employers to prepare students for entry to mid-level jobs in the local, diverse advanced manufacturing industry.
Additional Public Access To Materials:
Primary Material Type:
Online Course
Other Material Types:
Collection, Hybrid/Blended Course
Mount Wachusett Community College
Funding Source:
advanced manufacturing, (AMMQC), industry readiness training, industry readiness

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Various area employers and our local advisory board contributed to the development of these materials.
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Miscellaneous Manufacturing (339)
Production Occupations (51-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Engineering Technologies/Technicians (15)
Credit Type:
  • Non-Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
about 60 hours
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality Assurance Organization:
Ohio Manufacturers' Association
Quality Note:
Multiple instructional designers contributed to the development of these resources during several cohorts of students.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers


Accessibility Features:
  • Text Access - Text to Speech
  • Text Adjust - Compatible
  • Text Adjustment - Adjust Font and Colors
  • Hyperlinks Rendered As Active
  • Colors Compatible With Assistive Technology
  • Contrast Ratio of at Least 4.5:1.
  • Non-Decorative Images Have Alt Text
  • Non Flickering Content

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.