Discover the technical skills and advanced equipment you’ll need to succeed in the food manufacturing industry.
Through the Introduction to Food Manufacturing certificate program, you will build the versatile skills you need to start and advance your career in the food processing industry.
In the program, you’ll learn to maintain and operate state-of-the-art equipment and tools, ensure a safe workspace and perform industry-standard documentation. You’ll also build critical thinking skills and develop strategies to help support employee health, wellness and performance.
As part of your RRC Polytech education, you’ll participate in work-integrated learning opportunities and build the versatile communication, collaboration and learning skills you need to enhance your career potential.
In this program, you will develop the technical skills, knowledge and safety procedures you need for a career in food processing.
Develop practical skills and knowledge in math, manufacturing processes, communication and safety while building crucial experience through a work placement.
Excel with practical learning and experienced instructors, all focused on your success. With an employer-driven education, you won’t just be ready for a career – you’ll be prepared to stay in front of what’s ahead.
The food processing industry has expanded significantly and needs experienced employees to keep up with future growth. RRC Polytech’s Introduction to Food Manufacturing graduates have the technical knowledge and practical skills they need to start a rewarding career and continue growing their expertise in this essential industry.
RRC Polytech courses are designed in consultation with expert instructors, industry leaders and employers to ensure your skills are up-to-date, relevant and ahead of industry needs. Through Introduction to Food Manufacturing, you’ll develop the critical skills you need to succeed as soon as you graduate.
Take advantage of RRC Polytech’s industry connections to achieve your career goals. With the help of experienced instructors, co-op work opportunities and job resources, you’ll meet potential employers, expand your professional network and build strong interview skills – all before you graduate.
At RRC Polytech, your well-being is our top priority. As an Introduction to Food Manufacturing student, you’ll learn with the same safety standards and equipment as industry experts. You’ll also have access to the resources you need to monitor your mental health and manage your finances.
“I love that classes [at the Portage Campus] have fewer students allowing more one-on-one time with instructors. People go out of their way to help. I’m glad I decided to study here.”Leah Onigbinde
Portage Campus Student
As a student in the Introduction to Food Manufacturing program, you are highly organized, pay close attention to detail and enjoy solving practical problems. You work well with others and enjoy leading teams, training coworkers and encouraging others to be their best. You also want to know how food products are made, packaged and shipped and want to join the ever-expanding food processing industry.
Students that excel in this program often share these interests, skills and personality traits.
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Your future is within reach, and we’re here to help you achieve it. Experience industry-focused opportunities available at RRC Polytech and develop the knowledge and skills to grow, lead and excel in your future career.
Support yourself while pursuing your RRC Polytech education. You may be eligible for loans, grants and scholarships to help tackle your financial needs.
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RRC Polytech campuses are located on the lands of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininew, Dakota, and Dené, and the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.
We recognize and honour Treaty 3 Territory Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, the source of Winnipeg’s clean drinking water. In addition, we acknowledge Treaty Territories which provide us with access to electricity we use in both our personal and professional lives.