Manufacturing Accelerator – Self Study Course

Course Description

The NextCorps Manufacturing Accelerator curriculum covers the materials a hardware startup should develop in order to successfully manufacture their product. The Manufacturing Accelerator Self Study Course allows startups to go through the materials of a previous cohort at their own pace. Please LOGIN or ENROLL to take the course. NOTE: No mentoring or homework feedback will be given for the self study course. The Manufacturing Accelerator is run periodically in cohorts with live sessions and additional resources. Click here if you’d like to be put on a list for a cohort. Since there is no homework support, it is not necessary to upload them. Please send questions to MAinfo@nextcorps-org

Key Concepts Covered Include:

  • Product Development & Specifications
  • BOM & BOP
  • Cost & Risk Management
  • Intro to Quality
  • Design for Manufacturing & Assembly
  • Design for Sustainability
  • Working with Manufacturers & Suppliers
  • Product Quality, Testing & Certification
  • Considerations for Scale