Advanced Manufacturing Pathway Certificate Programs

Click to Schedule a Visit!The Production Welding and Industrial Maintenance Certificates are non-credit programs , providing students an easier transition into career opportunities within the community OR a beginning pathway into Iowa Central’s credited diploma programs. The Production Welding Certificate will articulate into the credited 1-year Welding Technology Diploma, and the Industrial Maintenance will articulate into the one year Industrial Mechanics Program.

Because these programs are non-credit, students may be eligible to receive GAP Tuition Assistance based on financial need. For more information about eligibility contact:

Sue Heistand
Heistand@iowacentral.edu
515-574-1292 or
1-800-362-2793 ext. 1292

The classes included are carefully selected from Iowa Central’s diploma programs in order to quickly achieve the skills that industry deems crucial for entry level positions in advanced manufacturing in our region.  Classes will include lecture and lab, with a majority of the program being hands-on customized job training in our state-of-the-art facilities.

Course Schedule

Production Welding Certificate

First Semester

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
WEL-122 Beginning Welding
2.0
WEL-181 Gas Metal Arc Welding
2.0
WEL-110 Blueprint Reading for Welders
2.0
WEL-213 Fabrication, Layout, Estimating & Repair
2.0
BUS-113 Workplace Readiness
1.5
 
Total Hours: 9.5

Upon successful completion of the Production Welding program, students will be awarded a Certificate in Production Welding.

For more information and enrollment please click on the request information link and complete the form and someone will get in touch with you.

Or contact:

Tim Heller, TAACCCT Project Manager
(515)574-1972 heller@iowacentral.edu

Lindsay Murray, TAACCCT Case Manager
(515)574-1973 murray_l@iowacentral.edu

This workforce solution is 100% financed through a $12,951,162 grant from the Department of Labor’s Employment & Training Administration.

Instructors

Harlan Thompson 515-574-1934 thompson_h@iowacentral.edu  
Brandon Otto 515-574-1945 otto@iowacentral.edu  
Bryce Roberts 515-574-1944 roberts_b@iowacentral.edu  
Matt McCormack 515-574-1930 mccormack@iowacentral.edu  

Industrial Maintenance Technician Certificate

First Semester

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
IND-184 Mechanical Processes
2.0
IND-126 Precision Instruments Lab
1.0
IND-128 Blueprint Reading for Welders
2.0
IND-116 Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems
2.0
IND-185 Predictive and Preventative Maintenance
2.0
IND-127 Shop Operations
1.0
IND-106 Industrial Pumps and Drives
2.0
BUS-113 Workplace Readiness
1.5
 
Total Hours: 12.5

Upon successful completion of the Industrial Maintenance Technician program, students will be awarded an Industrial Maintenance Technician Certificate.

For more information and enrollment please click on the request information link and complete the form and someone will get in touch with you.

Or contact:

Tim Heller, TAACCCT Project Manager
(515)574-1972 heller@iowacentral.edu

Lindsay Murray, TAACCCT Case Manager
(515)574-1973 murray_l@iowacentral.edu

This workforce solution is 100% financed through a $12,951,162 grant from the Department of Labor’s Employment & Training Administration.

Instructors

Garnet Johns 515-574-1933 johns@iowacentral.edu