“CITEC's lean manufacturing knowledge and ability to support our requirments not only helped us to meet our immediate customer needs and grow our business, but has provided us with a skill set that we are continuing to use to improve our business and maintain a competitive advantage.”

Geoff Rondeau
General Manager,
Allied Motion Technologies, Watertown, NY

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Steve Lockwood



2018 Programs

CITEC is always available to set up training at your facility, but we also offer public sessions throughout the year at locations across the region.


Lean Foundations
Let us know if you are interested in Lean Foundations!
Participants are introduced to core Lean tools through a combination of classroom presentation, simulations and group activities during 4-hour sessions held over five days.


Lean White Belt
New sessions coming soon.

Ten full-day classroom sessions, one class every two weeks, to allow participants to complete in-plant assignments between sessions to realize impacts for your organization immediately.

Lean Green Belt
Call if you are interested in Lean Green Belt.

Eight classroom days, with sessions scheduled about every three weeks. Candidates who complete the program become Lean leaders and trainers in your organization.

Lean 6 Sigma
Next sessions forming in early 2019.
Eight days over four months, this measurement-based strategy focuses on process improvement and standardization through in-plant projects that allow your organization to realize immediate impacts.

Safety Day
Mid M
ay 2019
Join us for this popular, annual safety event held each May that provides training from local safety experts, information from OSHA, and an opportunity to network with your peers. Details coming soon.

Supervisor Training Level 1

Sessions throughout the year and across the region. Email for details.
The essentials of supervising others including peers, in eight weekly sessions.


Supervisor Training Level 2

Sessions throughout the year and across the region. Email for details.
Supervisors as leaders with a focus on strong communication in eight weekly sessions.


Supervisor Training Level 3

Sessions throughout the year and across the region. Email for details.
Focuses on leadership and influence; building and managing teams, in eight weekly sessions.


Supervisor Training Level 4
Sessions throughout the year and across the region. Email for details.

Leading and managing supervisors, including change management, critical thinking, negotiation, and stress management.


Safety Training — Runs September through June

Various topics including OSHA 10-Hour for General Industry, Safety for Supervisors, Lockout/Tagout, Eelctrical Safety/Arc Flash, and a lot more. On-site training is available, and most of this is available at no cost to your company!


Manufacturing Day — October 5, 2018

Manufacturing Day is a national movement meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Plans for 2018 are underway. If you would like to participate, whether as a student, a school representative, a manufacturer, or a sponsor, please contact us.


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Aviva Gold




CITEC is a not-for-profit business consulting organization driven by a mission to help the small- and medium-sized enterprises in northern New York to thrive. The depth of our consulting team's expertise and an unbeatable nationwide network of resources will deliver the impacts your business needs to grow strategically, improve profitability, and create the competitive advantages you need.

We have proven results. Our clients are surveyed by an independent third party upon project completion and have reported amazing impacts to their businesses because of our assistance. On average, working with CITEC provides a return of $71 for every $1 of project cost.


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