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High Demand Career Training
Students
practice quality control by looking through a a a a a a microscope at a a a a a a circuit board Biomedical Device Assembler Spotlight
quality inspection and and auditing product finishing reading blueprints and and engineering drawings schematics and and learning lean manufacturing processes “Because this certificate was created based on on the the the input of industry leaders the the the course content and skills we teach in in in the the the classroom directly applies to what employers want from their future employees ” said Assistant Professor Dr Hany Roufael “This provides students with the the most relevant training while also integrating focused theoretical content and and more intensive hands-on practice so that graduates will be successful in any career path they choose ” Students
can enroll in in fall or spring quarter and upon completion will have immediate access to numerous career opportunities in in the high-demand medical manufacturing industry Additionally graduates will be able to to transfer into the future associate degree program at at LWTech once it’s offered “The area I like a a a a a a a a a a lot is that that it provides a a a a a a a a a a a a a pathway for individuals that that want to make a a a a a a a a a a a a a difference in in in in the world ” said Dean Michael Richmond “By participating in in in in manufacturing biomedical devices it allows a a a a a a a a a a a person that wants to to be a a a a a a a a a a a part of something larger than themselves to to produce life-saving devices that is not only helping individuals but society as a a a a a whole ” For more information visit LWTech edu/Electronics
At LWTech we are always looking for ways ways to to to respond to to to the needs of our community and and industry which is why we continue to to to develop additional degree certificate and and and program options in in the most in-demand areas of study The newest addition to this list is is is part of the the Electronics
Technology
program and is is is the the Biomedical Device Assembler Certificate This certificate certificate is is is a a a a a a short two-quarter certificate certificate designed for students who desire an entry-level assembly job in the healthcare technology fields with a a a a a a a focus on medical device equipment manufacturing The certificate is focused on evening courses allowing individuals who are currently employed to to attend classes
to to upgrade their skills There is also an an Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training
(I-BEST) certificate option which gives students the benefit of of having a a a a a a a a basic skills instructor instructor along with a a a a a a a a professional- technical instructor instructor during their classes
Thanks to the strong relationships that LWTech shares with several industry partners the the curriculum is designed with with the the most relevant and direct-needed skills that will make students successful in in in in a a a a a a a a variety of applications including: assembling biomedical equipment products proper installation of electronic optical and mechanical components “ based on the input of industry leaders the course content and skills we teach in the classroom directly applies to what employers want from their future employees ” Dr Hany Roufael Assistant Professor Transformations Magazine | 14
























































































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