Train-the-Trainer 53 at Gateway Technical College

Join NC3 and our industry partners in Wisconsin July 24 - 28, 2023 for Train-the-Trainer 53, featuring many in-depth and hands-on certification courses to bring back and certify your students!

For the first time ever, Train-the-Trainer will be taking place one week after our NC3 Annual Leadership Summit.

Train-the-Trainer at Gateway Technical College is traditionally NC3's largest training event of the year, so be sure to register as soon as possible. Read below for more information about our largest and most anticipated events of the year!

Course Overview & Pricing

Please feel free to choose multiple classes that do not overlap. Please note the different locations when selecting your classes.

Horizon Center (4940 88th Ave, Kenosha, WI):

  • Mechanical and Electronic Torque V2: M - W ($695)
  • Wheel Service and Alignment (Pro X, 7800, B2000P): M - W ($695)
  • Electrical Introduction, Measurements, and Circuits: M - T ($495)
  • ShopKey Pro & Zeus Plus: M - W ($695)
  • ADAS Tru-Point™ (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems): TH - F ($495)
  • Battery Starting and Charging: TH - F ($495) - WAITLIST
  • Pro Cut Rotor Matching Brake Lathe: TH - F ($495)
  • Hand Tool Identification and Safety: TH - F ($495) - WAITLIST
  • Thermo King Transport Refrigeration Level 1 Certifications: M - TH ($895)
  • Kubota Electrical, Pre-Delivery Inspection & Assembly, and Maintenance Procedures Level 1: M - F ($1,095) - WAITLIST
  • Multimeter 525F: W ($295)

iMet Center (2320 Renaissance Blvd, Sturtevant, WI):

  • Tormach xsTECH Router: M - W ($695)
  • Dremel 3D Printing: TH - F ($495)
  • Equity Fundamentals: M - T ($495) *fee waived by 3M Safety and Industrial Business Group
  • Personal Protective Equipment: TH - F ($495)
  • Precision Measuring Instruments: M - W ($695)
  • Advanced Measuring Instruments: M - F ($1,095)*

Racine Main Campus (1001 S Main St, Racine, WI)

  • Lincoln Electric Four Process Training: M - F ($1,095)
  • Greenlee Pathways, Basic & Adv Bending, Fishing & Cable Pulling, Termination, and Insulation and Ground Rod Resistance Testing: M - F ($1,095)
  • RIDGID Manual and Hand-Held Power Threading, Power Machine Threading & Pressing for HAVC and Plumbing: M - W ($695)
  • App Development with Swift - Associate: M - F ($1,495) *fee waived* (plus one week of virtual training)
  • App Development with Swift - Certified User: M - F ($1,495) *fee waived* (plus one week of virtual training)
  • Festo Applied Motor Controls: M - W ($695)*
  • Festo & 3M Introduction to Mechatronics: M - T ($495)
  • Festo Introduction to Electricity: W ($295)
  • Festo & 3M Introduction to Mechatronics: TH - F ($495)

Kenosha Main Campus (3520 30th Ave, Kenosha, WI):

  • Trane - NC3 Residential HVAC: M - F ($1,095)
  • Trane - NC3 Building Automation Systems: M - F ($1,095)
  • Copeland HVAC/R Compressor Training: M - F ($1,095)

Important Notes:

* Indicates that the class has a prerequisite.

Please contact Haley Lechner for more information. (WAITLIST) indicates that the certification course is full. You will be added to a waitlist, and in the event of a cancellation, the spot would become available to you. Please plan accordingly.

Not sure which certifications fit best with your program? Learn more about our certifications HERE!

Course Schedule

Travel Information

Airport: There are two nearby airports, the General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

Car Rental: Please rent a car. There may be chances to carpool, but all attendees are responsible for their own transportation.

Hotel Reservations: There are multiple hotel blocks available for training. Please note the location of your training location when choosing your hotel. See below for all of our hotel blocks. Rooms are limited, so book as soon as you can.

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DoubleTree - Pleasant Prairie/Kenosha

11800 108th Street

Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158

Hotel Block is closed but there is limited availability on a first come basis, reach out directly to Ivan Martinez at (262) 842 7165 or [email protected]

Rate: $139/night

16 miles from iMet Center

23 miles from Racine Campus

13 miles from Kenosha Main

8 miles from Horizon Center


The Stella Hotel - Kenosha

5706 8th Avenue

Kenosha, WI 53140

[email protected] for booking

Group Name: NC3 TTT Room Block

Rate: $169/night

Hotel Block Closes: 7/7

13 miles from iMet Center

11 miles from Racine campus

3 miles from Kenosha Main

5 miles from Horizon Center

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DoubleTree - Racine Harbourwalk

223 Gaslight Circle

Racine, WI 53403

Group Code: TTT

Rate for King: $139/night

Rate for 2 Queens: $149/night

Hotel Block is Closed

9 miles from iMet Center

1 mile from Racine Campus

11 miles from Kenosha Main

15 miles from Horizon Center

Wyndham Garden Kenosha Harborside

5125 6th Avenue

Kenosha, WI 53140

Call (262) 358-9566 for reservations or CLICK HERE

Rate: $129/night (standard) $139/night (harborside)

Hotel Block Closes: 7/7 (limited availability)

13 miles from iMet Center

10 miles from Racine Campus

2 miles from Kenosha Main

5 miles from Horizon Center

By clicking "Register Here" above, you are agreeing to NC3's Terms and Conditions policy.

Not Able To Travel?

Check out NC3's Virtual Train-the-Trainer Options!

Click the image to the right to go to the list of VIRTUAL trainings that NC3 currently has scheduled for the spring and summer. If you need to take a class that is not listed, reach out to Haley Lechner to get added to an interest list.


Save The Date: NC3 Leadership Summit | July 19 - 21, 2023

New this year, NC3's Annual Leadership Summit will be taking place one week prior to our Train-the-Trainer event at Gateway Technical College and will consist of three exciting days of programming. Mark your calendar for Wednesday, July 19 - Friday, July 21, 2023 and plan to join us.

Registration for NC3's Annual Leadership Summit is not open yet, but will be soon!

If you have any questions regarding the NC3 Annual Leadership Summit, please reach out to Ashley Adams.