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Industrial Sewing Training Offered by Northwest Michigan Works

Industrial sewing classes for Northwest Michigan Works customers will be offered in Cadillac in October. These classes are hands-on, short-term, and prepare participants for a lifelong career in the high-demand occupation of industrial sewing. Eastern Michigan University will provide the instruction. 

Employers in Northwest Michigan are hiring 40 to 50 positions in the next six months, at a pay range from $8.50 to $14.00 per hour, with benefits. These employers will conduct interviews following the completion of the class.

Tuition and required materials are free to eligible Michigan Works customers in the ten-county region of Northwest Michigan. Transportation assistance to and from classes is available.

Training Available in Cadillac: 
  • Elk Rapids: October 15 through 18, CANCELED
       (this session is being canceled due to lack of participation; please consider attending in Cadillac)

  • Cadillac: October 22 through 25, Rec Boat Holdings 

Learn More and Pre-Register at Northwest Michigan Works! Call Now! 
  • Cadillac Michigan Works Center, call Ken at: (231) 775-3408

  • Manistee Michigan Works Center, call Pam at: (231) 723-2535

  • Petoskey Michigan Works Center, call Renee at: (231) 347-5150

  • Traverse City Michigan Works Center, call Alice at: (231) 922-3700




The professionals at Networks Northwest help our City Council, Planning Commission, and staff make thoughtful decisions to ensure our community is sustainable and resilient for many years to come.

Mark Heydlauff, Charlevoix City Manager