About the Program

The South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (SCMEP) is a private, non-profit group that serves as a proven resource to South Carolina businesses, providing them with a range of innovative strategies and solutions. An affiliate of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), SCMEP operates under the US Department of Commerce to promote innovation and industrial competitiveness.

SCMEP uses a strategic, hands-on, partnering approach to help South Carolina companies improve their competitiveness, performance, and profitability in today’s increasingly demanding global economy. Working with SCMEP, companies gain access to resources that give them the competitive edge.

Throughout the year, SCMEP will offer courses at the Lowcountry Graduate Center to help South Carolina companies grow. Current course topics include:

  • ISO 9001
  • 8D Problem Solving
  • Front Line Leadership
  • Core Tools – MSA
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Click here to view a list of upcoming courses.

Admissions Requirements

For more information about how SCMEP can assist your business in the Lowcountry contact:

Brian Kuney

Regional Vice President (Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties)