Manufacturing Skill Standards Council ®-901 N Washington St. Suite 600, Alexandria, VA 22314


Student or Military Candidate

Resources for MSSC-Certified Students & Technicians

MSSC has resources available for students and technicians interested in getting MSSC certified and recertified. We also have testing facilities for military personnel and veterans. Find your next steps here! 

Interested or New Students to MSSC®

  1. Determine which of our MSSC Certifications you want to pursue! Optional: If you’re interested in one of our certification courses, these help prepare candidate to pass the certification exams. 
  2. Find a local MSSC Center near you with our center locator feature.
  3. Contact the Site-Coordinator at the MSSC Center near you to receive more information on enrollment. Contact information can be found on the Locations page. 
  4. Subscribe to the MSSC Community Update!

Existing Candidates

If you are an existing student who has passed his or her certification exam, congratulations! You can print your MSSC Certificate through your Candidates Account. If you don’t already have an account, you can create one. 

Getting Recertified

MSSC requires that full Certified Production Technician (CPT)® 4.0 and full Certified Logistics Technician (CLT)® 4.0 Certifications be recertified every five years. No recertification is required for individual MSSC modular certificates. 

See the full MSSC Recertification Process here. 

To renew a full certification, you must submit an application online via your account.

Have questions? Reach out to us!  

Military Students

To qualify as an MSSC “military student” for funding and testing centers, you must be:

  • In Active Duty
  • Transitioning
  • In Reserve
  • In the Guard
  • A Veteran

Learn more about our military program. 

Funding Options for Military Students:

Once your funding application has been submitted, register here. 

Next Steps:

Upon completion of registration for an MSSC Certification, your application will be reviewed, and you will receive a notification on your next steps from the MSSC Military Department.

For questions, contact Leslie Kruse, Accounts Manager, MSSC, at