Customized Solutions

Training programs need to accommodate your employee work schedules and production timelines. So we'll deliver your training where and when you need it. Days, evenings, or weekends, your site or ours, we'll be there when you need us. 

"We have a great relationship with Nicolet. Whenever we have a training need, we can count on the college to work with us to design a program just for us. They use our examples and situations to make the training more relevant, so our employees can apply what they learn back on the job." 

Curt Priefer, Plant Manager, HyPro Inc.

Enhance the Knowledge and Skills of Your Employees

Maintain your competitive advantage in today's ever-changing business climate with a flexible and highly skilled workforce. Our cost-effective customized training solutions can be tailored to meet the needs of your organization and include an array of business and technical topics listed below.

Business Management

Bookkeeping and Computerized Accounting Systems

  • Bookkeeping for Small Business
  • QuickBooks® Basics and Payroll Management
  • QuickBooks® for Contractors
  • QuickBooks® for Nonprofits

Computer Applications and Information Technology

  • Adobe Photoshop®
  • Business and Market Research on the Web
  • Computer Basics
  • Developing a Website
  • Dreamweaver®
  • eBusiness Fundamentals
  • File Management
  • MS Access®
  • MS Outlook®
  • MS PowerPoint®
  • MS Project®
  • MS Publisher®
  • QuickBooks®
  • What's new in MS Office® 2007?

Customer Service, Sales and Marketing

  • Building Your Customer Base
  • Customer Service Excellence
  • Developing a Marketing Plan
  • eMarketing Solutions
  • Pressure Points for Family Business
  • Professionalism and Business Ethics
  • Secrets of Selling
  • Telephone Techniques
  • Testing Your Business Idea

Financial Management

  • Budgeting Basics
  • Finance for Non-Financial Managers
  • Fundamentals of Break-Even Analysis
  • Financial Management for Small Business
  • Understanding and Managing Cash Flow
  • Unlocking Your Business Potential
  • Tax Issues for Small Business

Human Resource Management

  • Coaching for High Performance
  • Communication Skills for a Diverse Workforce
  • Communication Styles and Team Effectiveness
  • Conducting a Positive Performance Appraisal
  • Conflict Management
  • Discipline and Termination
  • Employee Recruitment and Retention
  • Employee Motivation and Teambuilding
  • Dealing with Difficult People
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Handling Workplace Negativity
  • Harassment and Discrimination
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • Legal Issues in Employment
  • Managing Organizational Change
  • Managing Health Insurance Costs
  • Managing Workers' Compensation Costs
  • Performance Management and Documentation
  • Preventing Workplace Violence
  • Supervising Across the Generations
  • Train-the-Trainer

Computer Applications

  • What's new in MS Office®
  • Adobe Photshop®
  • Business and Market Research on the Web
  • Computer Basics
  • Developing a Website
  • Dreamweaver®
  • eBusiness Fundamentals
  • File Management
  • MS Access®
  • MS Outlook®
  • MS PowerPoint®
  • MS Project®
  • MS Publisher®
  • QuickBooks®

Contractor Training

Basic Carpentry Skills

  • Blueprint Reading
  • Building Codes
  • Construction Safety
  • Fall Protection
  • Following Directions
  • Measuring and Estimating
  • Power Tool Safety
  • Sustainable Building Practices
  • Technical Math for Construction

Business Management for Construction

  • Computer Skills
  • Construction Estimating
  • Customer Service
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Issues
  • Preparing a Proposal/Bid
  • Project Management
  • Quickbooks® for Contractors
  • Sales and Marketing

Electrical

  • AC/DC Circuits
  • Electrical Concepts
  • Electronic Calculations
  • National Electrical Code (NEC) Training

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning

  • HVAC - Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Service
  • HVAC - AC/DC Circuits
  • HVAC - Schematic Wiring
  • HVAC - Sheet Metal Fabrication

Emergency Medical Services

  • Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers
  • Basic Life Support Refresher
  • First Responder
  • Heartsaver Adult CPR
  • Heartsaver Adult CPR with AED
  • Heartsaver First Aid

Healthcare

Nursing Skills Updates

  • Assessment
  • Blood Glucose Testing
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Documentation and Charting
  • Health Changes in the Older Adult
  • Injection Techniques
  • IV Administration
  • Medication Administration
  • Nasogastric Feeding
  • Ostomy Management
  • Oxygen Administration
  • Phlebotomy
  • Tracheotomy Care and Suctioning
  • Wound Care

Certified Nursing Assistant/Direct Care

  • Dementia Specialist
  • Communication Skills
  • Documentation
  • Infection Control
  • Lifting and Transferring Techniques
  • Medication Aide Program
  • Patient/Resident Rights
  • Peer Mentoring/Preceptor Training
  • Professionalism and Ethics in Health Care
  • Stress Management

Health Care Leadership

  • Coaching Skills for Nurses
  • Employee Motivation and Teambuilding
  • Giving Constructive Feedback
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People for Healthcare®
  • Law and Ethics in Health Care
  • Lean/Six Sigma in Health Care
  • Managing Change
  • Meeting Management
  • Performance Management
  • The Role of the Long Term Care Nurse
  • Success Skills for Health Care Leaders
  • Total Quality Management

Health Care Safety

  • Accident Investigation and Report Writing
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Hazard Communication/MSDS
  • Hospital/Nursing Home Fire Safety
  • Safety and Health Fundamentals for the Health Care Supervisor

Human Resources

  • Accident Investigation and Documentation
  • Coaching for High Performance
  • Communication Skills for a Diverse Workforce
  • Communication Styles and Team Effectiveness
  • Conducting a Positive Performance Appraisal
  • Conflict Management
  • Discipline and Termination
  • Employee Recruitment and Retention
  • Employee Motivation and Teambuilding
  • Dealing with Difficult People
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Handling Workplace Negativity
  • Harassment and Discrimination
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • Legal Issues in Employment
  • Managing Organizational Change
  • Managing Health Insurance Costs
  • Managing Worker's Compensation Costs
  • Performance Management and Documentation
  • Preventing Workplace Violence
  • Safety and Health Fundamentals for the Workplace
  • Supervisor Success Skills
  • Supervising Across the Generations
  • Train-the-Trainer

Leadership and Personal Effectiveness

Achieve Global - Genuine Leadership®

  • The Principles and Qualities of Genuine Leadership®
  • Providing Constructive Feedback®
  • Developing Others®
  • Developing Team Agility: Day-to-Day Tools®
  • Resolving Conflicts within Your Team®

Franklin Covey®

  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®
  • Building Trust: The Key to High Performance®
  • Focus: Achieving Your Highest Priorities®
  • The 4 Disciplines of Execution®
  • Leadership: Great Leaders, Great Teams, Great Results®

Vision Point®

  • Generations®
  • Integrity Every Day®
  • Peer Today, Boss Tomorrow®
  • The Courage to Coach®
  • Training Bytes®: Achieving Communication Excellence
  • Training Bytes®: Increasing Emotional Intelligence
  • Training Bytes®: Managing Your Own Productivity

Conflict Management

The FISH! Philosophy®

Meeting Management

Problem Solving and Decision Making

Supervisor Success Skills

Team Effectiveness

Manufacturing and Technical

  • Blueprint Reading
  • Communication Skills for Technicians
  • Computer Skills for Technicians
  • Electricity/Electronic Calculations
  • Electronics
  • Fluid Power Troubleshooting
  • Forklift Operator Safety
  • Forklift Operator Train-the-Trainer
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Metal Fabrication
  • Metallurgy
  • Motor Control and Ladder Logic
  • National Electrical Code (NEC)
  • Process Control
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's)
  • Project Management
  • Quality Control
  • Six Sigma
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Technical Math
  • Visual Weld Inspection
  • Welding and Weld Certification

Northwest Wisconsin Manufacturing Outreach (NWMOC)

As a partner with the Northwest Wisconsin Manufacturing Outreach Center (NWMOC) based at the University of Wisconsin-Stout, Nicolet College can bring integrated services and technical assistance to Northwood’s manufacturers. Whether you are looking for a point solution for a specific issue or are considering a company-wide lean transformation, the NWMOC can help you reduce costs, improve productivity, and grow your business.

Part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (Hollingsworth) Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NIST/MEP), the NWMOC ranks high in customer satisfaction. This past year, client-reported impacts exceeded $90 million.

For more information, click on the link above or call 866-880-2262.

In Partnership with the Northwest Wisconsin Manufacturing Outreach Center (NWMOC) at
UW-Stout

  • Cellular/Flow Manufacturing
  • Government Contracting Assistance
  • Information System Software Selection
  • Lean for Process Industries
  • Lean Transformation
  • Office Lean
  • Principles of Lean Manufacturing
  • Pull/Kanban System
  • Quick Changeover/Setup Reduction
  • The 5S System
  • Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
  • Value Stream Mapping

Critical Core Manufacturing Skills (CCMS)

An Introduction to High Performance Manufacturing
Designed to help your employees develop a mindset of personal accountability, adaptability, and innovation, this module will highlight the need for new skills to meet changing expectations and demands.

 

Core Productivity Skills

  • Module 1: Working Productively
  • Module 2: Following Directions
  • Module 3: Maintaining a Safe Work Environment

Core Problem Solving Skills

  • Module 4: Thinking Critically
  • Module 5: Applying Problem Solving Strategies
  • Module 6: Applying Mathematical Reasoning

Core Team Skills

  • Module 7: Working Cooperatively in Teams
  • Module 8: Communicating Clearly
  • Module 9: Listening Effectively

Core Adaptability Skills

  • Module 10: Demonstrating Integrity
  • Module 11: Demonstrating a Positive Attitude
  • Module 12: Adapting to Change

CCMS: Advanced Applications

  • Advanced Problem Solving Skills
  • Advanced Team Skills

Public Safety

  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Criminal Justice
  • Fire Training
  • Traffic Safety

Quality and Process Improvement

  • Facilitating Quality Improvement Teams
  • Foundations of Quality
  • Group Process Facilitation
  • Lean Leadership
  • Lean/Six Sigma
  • Meeting Management
  • Problem Solving and Decision Making
  • Process Control
  • Project Management
  • Quality Control
  • Quality Improvement Tools and Techniques
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Team Development Strategies

OSHA Compliance

Confined Space for Industry

  • Attendant, Entrant, and Supervisor
  • Confined Space Rescue
  • Confined Space and Rescue Annual Refreshers

Hazardous Materials for Industry (Awareness to Technician)

  • 24 Hour (HAZWOPER)Technician
  • 40 Hour (HAZWOPER)Technician
  • Global Harmonization System (GHS) formerly Hazcom
  • HAZWOPER Annual Refreshers

General OSHA Compliance Safety Training

  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Electrical Safety
  • Lockout / Tagout
  • NFPA 70 E Awareness
  • Fall Protection
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Forklift / Powered Industrial Truck
  • Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
  • Respiratory Protection / Fit Testing

OSHA 10- and 30- hour General Industry / Construction Other Services

  • Defensive Driving
  • Hazard and Job Safety Analysis (JSA)
  • Incident Command
  • Safety Audits
  • Safety Program Review

Workplace Fundamentals

  • Basic Blueprint Reading
  • Basic Math
  • Business EMail
  • Computer Literacy
  • Customer Service
  • Critical Core Manufacturing Skills
  • Grammar and Usage
  • Presentation Skills
  • Professionalism and Business Ethics
  • Speaking and Listening Skills
  • Telephone Techniques