Workforce Equity Initiative Programs - Southwestern Illinois College

Through the Workforce Equity Initiative Grant, SWIC provides short-term (one year or less) training in several career options. These tuition-free courses will lead qualified applicants to employment in high-demand career fields with industry standard wages.

SWIC received a $1.4 million Workforce Equity Initiative Grant from the Illinois Community College Board to develop employment training programs for those who qualify.

Spring 2022 Certificate Programs

Heating Cooling and Refrigeration (HVAC) Program

Course Pref. Course No. Section No. Class No. Course Title. Time Day Meeting Dates Location
HVAR 101 101 3194 Refrigeration and AC Principles 9am-1:50pm W 1/19-5/11 ESLC BLDG F
HVAR 100 101 3193 Fitting, Fusion, Fabrication 9am-1:50pm F 1/21-5/13 ESLC BLDG F
HVAR 103 101 3195 Basic Electrical Controls & Systems 9am-1:50pm M 1/24-5/16 ESLC BLDG F

Welding Spring Classes

Day Classes

Course Pref. Course No. Section No. Class No. Course Title. Time Day Meeting Dates Location
WLDT 101 101 2689 Introduction to Welding  8am-1:25pm MTW 01/18-03/23 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 101 103 2690 Introduction to Welding  9am-2:25pm TWTh 03/22-05/18 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 106 101 2662 Weld. Fab Blueprint Reading 8:30am-12:05pm F 01/21-05/13 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 152 101 2724 All Position Arc Welding 9am-2:15pm MTW 01/18-3/21 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 152 103 2750 All Position Arc Welding 9am-2:25pm TWTh 03/29-5/18 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 201 101 2703 Advanced Arc Welding 8am-2pm MTW 01/18-03/23 ESLC BLDG C

Evening Classes

Course Pref. Course No. Section No. Class No. Course Title. Time Day Meeting Dates Location
WLDT 101 102 2819 Introduction to Welding  4:40pm-9:50pm MTTH 01/18-03/28 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 101 104 2819 Introduction to Welding  4pm-9:30pm MTTH 03/21-05/12 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 106 102 2663 Weld. Fab Blueprint Reading 5pm-9:40pm W 01/19-03/30 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 152 102 2821 All Position Arc Welding 5:20pm-9:50pm MTTh 1/18-3/21 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 152 104 2726 All Position Arc Welding 4:10pm-9:50pm MTTh 3/29-5/17 ESLC BLDG C
WLDT 201 102 2896 Advanced Arc Welding 5-9:50pm MW 01/19-05/16 ESLC BLDG C

Forklift Spring Class

Course Pref. Course No. Section No. Class No. Course Title. Time Day Meeting Dates Location
IML 189 101 3311 Forklift Truck Safety 8:30am-4:20pm F 4/29/21 SWGC RM1604

Certified Nursing Assistant Spring Classes

Course Pref. Course No. Section No. Class No. Course Title. Time Day Meeting Dates Location
        Required Orientation 1pm-3pm 1/3/22 Belleville campus
HRO 105 211 2201 Nurse Assistant  8am-12:30pm MW 1/19-5/9 ESLC RM 1022
                 
        Required Orientation 1pm-3pm 1/3/22 Belleville campus
HRO 105 212 2246 Nurse Assistant  12:30pm-5pm MW 1/19-5/9 ESLC RM 1022

Phlebotomy Spring Class

Course Pref. Course No. Section No. Class No. Course Title. Time Day Meeting Dates Location
MLT 100 HY2 2247 Introduction to Phlebotomy Procedures 8am-9:50am TTh 1/18-2/24 ESLC  Rm 1010

Contact:

Gary Cruise, Program Outreach Coordinator
618-874-6595

Tiffany Smith, Student Support Specialist
618-874- 6593

Tanisha Thomas, Student Support Specialist
618 874- 6592