January 9 - December 29
Online Leadership Training
TMA is excited to offer members for the first time, online leadership courses from FranklinCovey. Students enrolled will have access to complete The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, Speed of Trust® Foundations, and Unconscious Bias: Understanding Bias to Unleash Potential™. These courses are 100% self-paced for your employee to complete at their own pace.
FranklinCovey specializes in 4 key areas: Developing Exceptional Leaders at every level, Instilling habits of effectiveness, Building a trusting, inclusive culture, and using a common execution framework to achieve the most important strategic goals. They are the world leader in helping organizations achieve results that require lasting changes in human behavior. When accomplished, it is also the most durable competitive advantage.
(Pricing includes 2 online courses of your choice.)
October 4 - October 25
8:30 am - 12:30 pm | Wednesdays | TMA
Tools for Front-Line Supervisors
Tools for Frontline Supervisors is a hands-on, forward-thinking, forward-doing learning experience that equips people-leaders with the capability and confidence to be more effective in leading themselves, leading others and leading the business. Over the course of four weekly 4-hour sessions focusing on communication, collaboration, delegation, trust, conflict, time management, coaching, feedback, decision-making, risk-taking and problem-solving, participants learn and apply skills to improve their overall effectiveness.
October 5 - October 6
8:00 am - 3:00 pm | Thursday | TMA
8:00 am - 12:00 pm | Friday | TMA
OSHA 10-Hour Safety Training
This General Industry 10-hour course is designed to provide a good general base of safety knowledge that participants can bring back to their facility. Students who complete this course will receive OSHA certificates.
October 7 - October 14
8:00 am - 3:00 pm | Saturdays | TMA
AIAG Core Tools Training
TMA is excited to offer for the first time Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) Core Tools training! This will be to the AIAG Core Tools Standards. This two-day, 14-hour class will include training on the following: Advanced Product Quality Planning & Control Plan (APQP), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Measurement System Analysis (MSA).
October 12 - October 13
8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Thursday- Friday | TMA
This workshop focuses on establishing and integrating an effective internal auditing process and initiative, with a significant emphasis on understanding and utilizing practical auditing techniques. As part of this seminar, the new ISO 9001:2015 Standard will be reviewed and evaluated, in order to fully understand the impact of the requirements and how they will affect the internal audit process. It addresses interpreting the requirements and ensuring system compliance, as well as ensuring maximum value added to your organization. Includes team formation and assignments, planning, reviewing the documentation, conducting the audit, obtaining team consensus, evaluation of findings, reporting non-conformances, and follow-up activities.
October 14 - October 21
8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Saturdays | TMA
This 16-hour introductory program explains the importance of engineering drawings in manufacturing, and thoroughly describes how drawings are portrayed and information communicated. Those who should attend include all production, inspection, sales, purchasing, drafting, engineering, and quality personnel who are responsible for interpreting and/or manufacturing from engineering drawings.
November 4 - November 18
8:00 am - 3:00 pm | Saturdays | TMA
The main goal of this course is to bring all participants to an operational level of understanding of all GD&T concepts, applications, and inspection. This course is a thorough introduction for those with a little to moderate level of experience with GD&T, as well as those who wish to advance their understanding of an application to an advanced level. The course will focus on actual industry drawings utilizing GD&T concepts.
November 14 - November 16
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm | Tuesday & Thursday | TMA
Train the Mentor
Quality mentors positively impact the training outcomes of new employees and, therefore, help an organization achieve progress. Individuals often are selected to serve as mentors because they are among the most experienced workers on the floor. Additionally, they have extensive knowledge about the ins and outs of a job. Imparting that experience and knowledge onto others is a whole other skill requiring patience, empathy, time, and more. This interactive class is designed to offer mentors the tools and resources they need to effectively and sustainably train skilled workers, including apprentices.
November 6 - November 27
8:30 am - 12:30 pm | Mondays | TMA
The Emerging Leaders Learning Journey helps your next generation of leaders prepare for their next career step within your business. It helps the individuals in your leadership pipeline build the confidence and capability for one of he most critical career shifts…becoming a people-leader. Over the course of four weekly 4-hour sessions, participants focus on what it means to be a leader, communicating more effectively, collaboration, building trust, managing time more effectively and efficiently and managing conflict.