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Agriculture Production Training
Agricultural production is a changing field! New technology requires employees to be skilled in guidance systems and maintenance on highly technical equipment. Are you looking for a stable job in the Delta? Attend Ag Production Training through MDCC Capps Technology Center to be better prepared for this rapidly changing career. This hands-on course will be taught on the MDCC campus in Moorhead. Training topics include farm safety, introduction to tractor driving, basic overview of guidance systems (GPS), and basic tractor maintenance.
Fiber Optic Technician Certifications
BDI DataLynk is the training provider for MDCC's Capps Center Fiber Optic training sessions. All FOA Fiber Optic Technician Certifications offered by BDI DataLynk have now been recognized by the US Department of Labor, which reviews certifications and how they relate to job opportunities and training.
Certified Fiber Optics Technician Course (CFOT)
This program explores the history and future of fiber optics and fiber optics capabilities, and cost of installation. Standards covered: NECA/FOA-301-2004, EIA/TIA 568-B.3, ANSI/TIA/EIA 607-A, and NEC Article 770-50. Anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optics Technician should attend this class.
Program prepares the student to take the CFOT (Certified Fiber Optics Technician) exam given and graded at the end of class. Student will be able to effectively and efficiently install, terminate, and test multimode/singlemode fiber optic networks.
Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Maintenance (CFOS/T)
This 2-day (16-hour) program is designed to offer advanced training to anyone involved with the testing and maintenance of fiber optics networks. This comprehensive program explains the variety of testing standards, equipment and technological approaches used in fiber network testing and splicing and how to choose among them.
Program prepares the student to take the Advanced Fiber Optics Certification Exam given at the end of class. Student will be able to effectively and efficiently identify fiber network defects, and provide QA (Quality Assurance) procedures to minimize or eliminate future network outages.
Certified Fiber Optics Splicing Specialist Course (CFOS/S)
This 2-day program explains the importance of high performance splicing and further details the points necessary to achieve these splices. The depth of this presentation is much greater than most textbooks and provides background information about splicing that is very important to the student. An overview of OTDR functions and trace understanding is also provided during this presentation. Program prepares the student to take the CFOS/S (Certified Fiber Optics Specialist/Splicing) exam that is sanctioned by the FOA (Fiber Optics Association). The exam is given and graded the final day of class.
HVAC I, II, III, and IV
This is a four-module (or semester) class with each session building on the previous to provide the participants with entry-level technician skills in heating, ventilation, and air condition (HVAC). Each module is a 14-week program which meets from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday evenings. Participants will be offered the opportunity to sit for Industry Competency Exam (ICE) certifications as they complete coursework. The EPA Universal certification will also be offered at the end of the second module.
Industrial Electricity Fast Track
Topics include: Basic Electrical Safety; Reading and Troubleshooting Electrical Diagrams; Wiring Control Circuits; Reading/Understanding Proper Uses of Multimeter, Basic Understanding of Series/Parallel Circuits; Basics of AC/DC Circuits.
Mississippi Manufacturer’s Association Leadership Series:
Leadership I, Leadership II, and Leadership III
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