New Years Resolution: Upskill Your Technical Teams in 2024

New Years Resolution | Upskill Your Technical Teams in 2024 | Interdisciplinary Professional Programs | College of Engineering | University of Wisconsin–Madison

Partner with University of Wisconsin–Madison’s College of Engineering and make 2024 a year of growth for your technical teams. InterPro offers a variety of educational opportunities designed for engineering professionals. Consider these ways to upskill your teams in the New Year.

1. Maintain certification with professional training.

All of our professional development courses award continuing education credits and professional development hours so your employees can maintain their licenses and keep their skills sharp. Consider topics like ethics, codes, and emerging technologies for your technical teams.

2. Grow your top talent with leadership courses.

Our Technical Leadership Certificate suite of courses ensures that your technical leaders are prepared to become project and team leaders. Participants complete 5 courses of their choice to tailor learning to your workplace needs. Choose from topics like transitioning to management, principles of engineering project management, data analytics for engineers, and many more.

3. Stay on top of emerging hot topics.

InterPro’s engineering and technical faculty are leaders in their fields. Subjects like artificial intelligence, electrification, and agile project management will shape the future of our workplaces. Ensure that your team is in the know with specific courses on these and other emerging topics.

4. Encourage topic mastery with a certificate

Allow your associates to experience the pride of earning a professional certificate. We offer deep expertise in the areas of maintenance and reliability, commissioning, process safety, quick response manufacturing, public works, and digital skills. Complete courses in any order at a pace that works with your development budget.

5. Learn alongside your peers.

  • Network with curated industry relationships by joining a university-industry partnership. For 30 years we have been a global leader in quick response manufacturing research and implementation through our Center for Quick Response Manufacturing.
  • The UWEBC brings together top businesses to develop best practices and collaborate on emerging technologies. We specialize in supply chain, customer service, information technology, and marketing best practices.

6. Bring our team to your team.

Work directly with our technical experts to design a custom course for your workforce. Many of our existing courses can be tailored to fit your workplace needs. Bring our team to your team so your employees can learn and implement new information together.

Ready to learn more? Visit or call 800-462-0876 to partner with us. Happy New Year!


Written by: Daryl Harrison, professional development project manager