Machine Operator Training

Customer Training - Classroom and On-Site

Depending on your machine model, Productivity Inc offers Training on your new machines through either On-Site or Classroom Training. 

For all Haas machines, we have a number of different Training Classes at our Minneapolis, Cedar Rapids and Omaha locations. 

Click on Training Calendar to view the Calendar and if registering for a single class or Training Class List for more detailed descriptions of the class content and if registering for multiple classes.

Unsure of what Haas classes you will need?  You may use our Class Selector or refer to below:


- Mill Operator, Mill Programming and WIPS

TM Series - TM Operator, Mill Programming and WIPS

Advanced Haas Mill Programming - See Class Schedule for dates

**NEW - Basic Macro B Programming Training - See below for more information and registration links


ST/SL/HL/GR Series Lathes - Lathe Operator, Lathe Programming and (if Live Tool Option purchased) Live Tool for Haas Lathes

TL Series - TL Operator, Lathe Programming

For a downloadable PDF 4-month calendar (MN Classes),  click here
You may view the Haas Classroom Training  Manuals prior to class by clicking on the following link Classroom Training Manuals.  Please note they are for reference only - reading the manual does not replace the actual classroom training. 

NOTE:  For all other machine training, training will be more of a customized nature, so we will either come to your facility or we can have you come to our facility if we have the same model on our floor. If you cannot find the class you are looking for or need more information, please contact the Training Coordinator at 763.476.8600 or via email at

MN, SD, ND,Western WI: Minneapolis Office trainingmn@productivity.com
IA: Cedar Rapids Office trainingiowa@productivity.com
NE: Omaha Office trainingnebraska@productivity.com

We look forward to seeing you in class soon!

Basic Macro B Programming Training - Spring & Summer 2015 Class Dates Set

***Registration now open!***


In our continuous effort to provide you, our customer, with more
opportunities to advance your operators through learning, we are 
offering a Basic Macro B Training Class. We received a number of
requests to develop and offer this class, and had great feedback
on the first class offerings, so we are ready to offer more! 

The Class is intended for Engineers and Programmers and will
cover Basic Fanuc/Haas Macro B Programming.

Instructor: To be determined - for specific questions about the class,
feel free to email TrainingMN@productivity.com.

Class: Basic Macro B Programming Training (3-day)
Dates: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 
            July 28-30, 2015
Time: 9 am to 4 pm each day
Cost: $1,000 per student (Max of 2 per company please)

Lunch is provided each day

Click on the image (left) or link below for more information and to
register. Space is limited and must be paid prior to first day of class.

**Registration Temporarily Unavailable**

To Register for our Summer 2015 Class - Click Here

Summer Registration Closes - Thursday, July 23, 2015

Fall 2015 Class Dates not yet set. 






Online Training

Learn Haas CNC Logo Productivity Inc also offers web-based training for Haas machines. This offering is designed to give you 24/7 access to technical education courses and resources for your Haas machinery. The online resource enables you to focus on learning at your own pace. Please note that this online training is not a substitute for classroom training but it does provide an additional resource. It is still recommended that your operators attend classroom training.

Benefits of Haas online training:

  • 24 hour/7 days a week access
  • Web-based training is highly interactive and effective for adult learners
  • Training is always consistent
  • Competency is measured and ensured
  • Training expenses are reduced
  • Equipment utilization is increased
  • Equipment downtime is decreased
  • Employee satisfaction is increased
  • Organizational effectiveness is increased
  • Technical resources can be refocused on revenue generating activities

NEW:  Each User License includes Basic Set Up and Programming (CNC Lathe or Mill), in addition to Shop Math - Level 1 & 2, Manufacturing Blueprint Reading, Speeds & Feeds, Precision Measurement, Safety for Machining, Hydraulics, Machinist CalcPro (if Machinist CalcPro purchased) and IPS Intuitive Programming System.

You may purchase individual user licenses, or Site Licenses (for schools or larger company use). 

For pricing, go to the STORE tab or, for more information and to purchase these online courses, contact Hope Riska at 763.742.1275 or email at trainingmn@productivity.com.