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The MTM Association is proud to offer a variety of training classes to not only help users better understand MTM systems, but to modernize and improve businesses around the world. Please note that some courses have prerequisites, as they are designed to build upon your previously-gained knowledge of time measurement systems in order to give you a more comprehensive and in-depth education.

We instruct distance learning classes online through Iowa State University,  as well as classes in-house in the Chicagoland area and on-site at your location.

Our Courses

MTM-1 Base™: No prerequisite. This 3-day course covers an appreciation of the basics of MTM-1. Laboratory problems and exercises illustrate its principles and use. It is the minimum prerequisite for MTM-2, MTM-UAS, and MTM-MEK, if the student has not received a Blue Card® certification in the full MTM-1 10-day course. A certificate will be issued to the student upon successful completion of this course.

Note: Completion of this course does not constitute a full comprehension of all of the rules of MTM-1. It is also a viable course for people, who would like initial exposure to the principles of MTM-1 and its related family of systems.

MTM-1™: No prerequisite. This 10-day course includes coverage of the theory and principles of MTM-1; laboratory problems illustrating its principles and use; and thorough practice in the analysis of industrial and business operations. BlueCard® certification in MTM-1 will be issued to successful candidates.

MTM-2™: MTM-1 or MTM-1 Base is a prerequisite. This 5-day course covers the theory and application of MTM-2. Laboratory practice in the use of MTM-2 is provided. BlueCard® certification in MTM-2 will be issued to successful candidates.

MTM-UAS™: MTM-1 or MTM-1 Base is a prerequisite. This 5-day course covers the theory and application of MTM-UAS. Laboratory practice in the use of MTM-UAS is provided. BlueCard® certification in MTM-UAS will be issued to successful candidates.

MTM-MEK™: MTM-1 or MTM-1 Base is a prerequisite. This 5-day course covers the theory and application of MTM-MEK. Laboratory practice in the use of MTM-MEK is provided. BlueCard® certification in MTM-MEK will be issued to successful candidates.

MTM-SD™: MTM-1 certification is a prerequisite. This 5-day course includes coverage of the building block system, basic data, laboratory problems illustrating its principles and use; and thorough practice in the analysis of business operations. BlueCard® certification in MTM-SD will be issued to successful candidates.

Specialized Courses

MTM also offers classes specific to your industry, geared at educating you about measuring tasks in your specialized environment.

These classes are offered at the MTM office in Des Plaines, IL, or on-site at your location.

PROKON™: (Design for Assembly) This 2-day course includes coverage of the theory and principles of ProKon; laboratory problems illustrating its principles and use. BlueCard® certification in ProKon will be issued to successful candidates.

Ergonomics: No prerequisite. This 5-day course dealing with ergonomic factors that affect productivity and employee well-being. Techniques used in the evaluation and improvement of the work environment are reviewed. BlueCard® certification in Ergonomics will be issued to successful candidates.

Principles of Standard Data Construction: This 5-day course is designed to provide a clear understanding of how to accurately develop and effectively use standards built from lower level time blocks. The course takes a common sense approach to the teaching of standard data construction.

MTM-B: (Benchmarking) This 2-day course includes coverage of the theory and principles of MTM-B. BlueCard® certification in MTM-B will be issued to successful candidates.

Software Courses

We also offer a course to teach users of the TiCon Base how to effectively implement the system for work measurement and standard data construction.

TICON™: This 1-day course includes coverage of the use of TiCon Base for the application and development of MTM based elements

Learn More About MTM Association Application Training Courses

For more information about our MTM training classes, please don’t hesitate to contact us in Des Plaines, IL, at 1-844-300-5355 or visit the Iowa State website for details about our MTM-UAS Certification and MTM-1 Base courses.

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