Professional Development



Continuing Professional Education

NIU's Professional Development Outreach division offers certifications and certificates in safety, health, facility management, LEED and Sustainability training and other continuing education areas. Courses are offered online, in the suburbs of Chicago, and in Rockford.

Onsite and Corporate Training

All of our non-credit courses can be packaged and brought to a location of your choice. We also work with many corporate facilities offering internships, engineers in residence opportunities and consulting.

Lean Six Sigma

We offer Yellow, Green and Black Belt training all over the state of Illinois. We can even come to your facility to teach.