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professor helping a studentCBI is your single source for education and project support in commercial and industrial technologies. Our comprehensive approach includes customized contracted training open enrollment public courses and non-credit and credit diplomas and degrees. Whether you need a single course, a customized program for a hundred, or the assistance of industry experts to find process solutions, we can help onsite or in our specially equipped facilities. Give us a call to discuss your special needs - 610.332.8668.

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Biomanufacturing/Aseptic Processing

We offer customized, in-house or on-campus training to meet the specific needs of organizations and individuals. Join us for one-day training courses such as:

  • Introduction to Biomanufacturing
  • Introduction to cGMP
  • Introduction to Aseptic Processing
  • Overview of Cleanroom Microbiology
  • FDA Inspection Preparation

For more information please call 610.861.5577 or email cbit@northampton.edu.

Industrial Maintenance & Mechanical Systems

For Businesses: Industry experts at CBI are available to create highly customized industrial maintenance or mechanical systems programs delivered onsite or at our Lehigh Valley Industrial Park location.

We start with a comprehensive site survey to observe your processes and note equipment. Next, your dedicated team will consult with key operations personnel and fully assess your employees in order to provide the exact industrial maintenance program your business needs to improve people and productivity.

To discuss your goals and how we can help you meet them, contact cbi@northampton.edu or call 610.861.5064.

For Individuals: Comprehensive high quality training programs for existing and upcoming maintenance personnel.

Training areas include:

  • Mechanical Blueprint Reading
  • Industrial Rigging
  • Maintenance Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Maintenance of Mechanical Components

To view currently available open enrollment courses, search "mechanical" using Course Search.

Certifications/Degrees:

Electrical Construction & Maintenance

Comprehensive electrical program ideal for updating the skill set of current electricians or for training individuals interested in embarking on a career in Electrical Construction or Electrical Systems Maintenance (PLCs).

Training areas include:

  • Basic Electricity
  • Solar Electric Systems
  • Industrial Electricity & Sensors
  • Residential & Commercial Wiring
  • Programmable Logic & Automation Controllers
  • NEC Masters Certification

To view currently available open enrollment courses, please click here.

Certifications/Degrees:

HVAC/R - Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

An in-depth understanding of cooling, heating, ventilation, refrigeration systems and maintenance practices used in servicing today's equipment.

Training areas include:

  • Air Flow Distribution Systems
  • Heat Pumps
  • Boiler Safety & Maintenance
  • Oil & Gas Heating Systems
  • Refrigeration System Troubleshooting

To view currently available open enrollment courses, please click here.

Certifications/Degrees:

Transportation Technologies

  • Truck Driver Training
  • Automotive Inspection Training
  • RV Technician Training

Welding

Northampton is noted for a strong, quality-oriented welding and materials program, offering thorough, high-quality welding training, inspection skills and certification.

Training areas include:

  • Arc Welding
  • Horizontal Welding
  • Semiautomatic Welding
  • Advanced Arc Welding - Plate & Pipe
  • Nondestructive Testing - Level I & II
  • Welding Inspection Review
  • Basic Fitting & Fabrication

Certifications/Degrees:

Through funding from a United States Department of Labor grant and the help of a dozen regional biotechnology industry partners, NCC created a state-of-the-art aseptic processing training area. This lab provides a certified but non-regulated training area for simulations without the need to worry about product exposure or process deviations or excursions.

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