In-demand classes available on MU Skills Exchange

As part of Marshall University’s efforts to deliver on-demand access to in-demand knowledge, the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) is offering an array of popular courses through the university’s new Marshall Skills Exchange.

The web portal includes both in-person, hands-on classes and online instruction as well as the ability to earn micro credentials.

MAMC will offer in-person training in November to use the popular computer-aided-design (CAD) software Fusion 360. For a limited time, the training is free. MAMC professionals will teach the four-day class Nov. 6, 8, 13 and 15 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Marshall University Mid-Ohio Valley Center in Point Pleasant. No experience is necessary.

Other upcoming courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Communication, Nov. 21, 1-4 p.m. online via Teams. The cost is $129 per person.
  • Conflict Resolution, Nov. 28, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. online via Teams. The cost is $129 per person.
  • ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Training, Jan. 9-12, 1-5 p.m. each day at MAMC Huntington (1050 Fourth Ave.) The cost is $595 per person.

Other MAMC courses on the Exchange include Certified CNC Lathe Operator; Certified CNC Mill Operator; Fundamentals of 3D Printing; Online Metrology; Online CNC Operator; Robotics in Manufacturing: Fundamentals; and Today’s STEM Classroom: Projects and Best Practices. The cost for each course varies. Individuals who sign up for any of these offerings will be contacted about how to get started.

To learn more about these or other Marshall Skills Exchange courses, visit For information about specific MAMC courses, contact Ian Blache, MAMCs workforce development program manager, at  or 304-781-1657.

Oct. 30, 2023


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