High-Performance Manufacturing Portable Production Skills

ISBN-10: 0078614872

ISBN-13: 9780078614873

Edition: 2006 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)

List price: $76.04
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High-Performance Manufacturing: Portable Production Skills, authored by the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC), will raise the technical, academic, and employability skill level of tomorrow’s workforce as students and incumbent workers learn core production skills. High-Performance Manufacturing meets the MSSC Production Skill Standards, addressing core skill areas of 14 manufacturing subindustries. Communication features address ways to develop speaking, listening, writing, reading, and social skills. Information Technology features explain how to use information and communication technology and gather and analyze information in the workplace. Math & Science features explain essential math and science skills used in manufacturing. Teamwork features showcase real teams at work, building consensus, and adapting to various situations. Leadership features describe real-world examples of leadership, organizing and planning, and career development. Problem Solving features describe ways to analyze and solve problems in the manufacturing workplace.
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Book details

List price: $76.04
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 5/4/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 2.310

The World of Manufacturing
Careers in Manufacturing
Choosing a Career
Working on the Frontlines
Skills for Success
Chapter 1 Review & Certification Test Prep
Trends in Manufacturing
The Impact of Manufacturing
Responding to Expectations
Chapter 2 Review & Certification Test Prep
Inside the Manufacturing Workplace
Inside Intel
Inside Harley-Davidson
Inside Union Carbide
Inside American Licorice
Chapter 3 Review & Certification Test Prep
A Safe & Productive Workplace
Safety Practices
Creating a Safe Workplace
Practicing Safety
Keeping the Workplace Safe
Chapter 4 Review & Certification Test Prep
Communication Skills
Communication Basics
Communication Strategies
Chapter 5 Review & Certification Test Prep
Teamwork Skills
Building Successful Teams
Working in a Team
Training & Leadership
Chapter 6 Review & Certification Test Prep
Meeting Customer Needs
Identifying Customer Needs
Customer Contact
Chapter 7 Review & Certification Test Prep
Producing Products
Production Basics
Creating Products
Types of Production
Chapter 8 Review & Certification Test Prep
Production Materials
Engineering Materials
Chemicals, Fossil Fuels & Food
Testing, Selecting & Developing Materials
Chapter 9 Review & Certification Test Prep
Production Processes
Casting, Molding & Forming
Conditioning, Finishing & Assembly
Separating, Combining & Filling
Chapter 10 Review & Certification Test Prep
Tool & Equipment Operation
Tool & Equipment Use
Tool Safety & Maintenance
Equipment Procedures & Training
Chapter 11 Review & Certification Test Prep
Production Planning & Work Flow
Production Planning
Work Flow
Chapter 12 Review & Certification Test Prep
Production Components
Materials Inventory
Time & Costs
Production Systems
Chapter 13 Review & Certification Test Prep
Controlling & Documenting Production
Controlling the Process
Documenting the Process
Chapter 14 Review & Certification Test Prep
Packaging & Distributing Products
Product Packaging
Product Distribution
Chapter 15 Review & Certification Test Prep
Quality Management
Continuous Improvement
Focus on Quality
Improving Quality
Chapter 16 Review & Certification Test Prep
Inspection & Auditing
Quality Inspections
Quality Audits
Chapter 17 Review & Certification Test Prep
Preventive & Corrective Actions
Eliminating Nonconformities
Verification & Documentation
Chapter 18 Review & Certification Test Prep
Fraction, Decimal & Metric Equivalents
Names & Symbols of SI Units
Metric System (SI)
Approximate Conversions
Mathematical Symbols & Their Meaning
Acronym List
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