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Workforce Training & Development

Enhance your skills to get the job you want

Train for a new career in less than a semester! Short Term Training offers non-credit programs for up-skilling and continuous improvement. The theories and skills taught in our short term training programs may apply to small, large, non-profit, and government organizations. 

Programs are currently being offered in Healthcare, Skilled Trades and Hospitality Training.


Healthcare Training

Job growth in the healthcare industry is expected to remain strong in southwest Michigan. 

A career as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) can begin with less than one year of training. Courses are offered at LMC campuses several times a year.

LMC also offers a four-hour course in AHA Basic Life Support CPR/AED that results in an American Heart Certification.


Skilled Trades

LMC offers short term training in skilled trades and manufacturing fields. Current offerings:

MIG/TIG Welding


Hospitality Training

Everyone working in the restaurant and hospitality industries is responsible for the safety of their customers. As an individual, certification will enhance your resume. As an employer, training your staff will equip them with the knowledge they need to be dependable representatives of you and your business.

ServSafe Alcohol Training & Certification

ServSafe Food Safety Program for Managers


Are you an employer?

If you're looking for custom workforce training, job recruitment services, interns or facility rentals, check out our Employer Services web page.