Online Certification Training

Certified Manufacturing Associate (CMfgA) Program

Online, interactive and flexible courses, offered through the Digital Foundry at New Kensington and powered by SME ToolingU, help participants progress to a Certified Manufacturing Associate (CMfgA) program recognition and receive preparation for in-demand manufacturing careers. Successful completion of the 25 required, one-hour courses and a final certification exam will result in a nationally recognized certification from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME).

  • Industry-driven
  • Nationally-recognized
  • Flexible, online format
  • Engaging and interactive
  • Achievable in weeks
  • Preparation for in-demand careers

Robotics in Manufacturing Fundamentals (RMF) (Coming soon!)

Financial Assistance for All Programs

We partner with local agencies such as CareerLink to make workforce training funds available for eligible participants and organizations. For questions about funding eligibility:

  • Alle-Kiski area residents can call 724-334-8600 for the New Kensington office.
  • Those in other parts of the Westmoreland County region can call 724-836-2600 for the Westmoreland-Fayette office.
  • Those in other surrounding counties, contact your local Workforce Investment Board (WIB): Allegheny County- Partner4Work; Butler, Armstrong and Indiana Counties- Tri-County



Contact Steve Leonard at for more information.