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 grant from the Illinois Community College Board to develop employment training programs for those who qualify.

Fall 2020 Certificate Programs

Welding Program (Certificate – 062A)

Day Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

101

101

2529

Into to Welding

8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Mon.
Tue.
Wed.

8/24/2020 thru
10/14/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

152

101

2534

All Position Arc Welding

8:30 am – 12:55 pm

Mon. Tue. 

8/25/2020 thru 12/01/2020

ESL Campus BLDG C

WLDT

106

101

2497

Weld. Fab Blueprint Reading

8:15 am – 11:45 am

Fri.

8/21/2020 thru
12/04/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

101

103

2580

Intro to Welding

8:00 am – 2:45 pm

Tue. Wed. Thu.

10/21/2020 thru
12/03/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

152

103

2536

All Position Arc Welding

8:00 am – 2:20 pm

Tue. Wed. Thu.

10/21/2020 thru 12/08/2020

ESL Campus BLDG C

WLDT

152

105

2712

All Position Arc Welding

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri.

10/15/2020 thru 12/02/2020

ESLC Campus BLDG C

Evening Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

101

102

2651

Into to Welding

5:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Mon. Tue.
Thu.

8/25/2020 thru
10/19/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

152

102

2535

All Position Arc Welding

5:20 pm – 10:30 pm

Mon. Tue. Thu.

8/25/2020 thru 10/19/2020

ESL Campus BLDG C

WLDT

106

102

2652

Weld. Fab Blueprint Reading

6:00 pm – 8:50 pm

Wed.

8/26/2020 thru
12/02/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

101

104

2566

Intro to Welding

5:00 pm – 10:35 pm

Mon. Tue. Thu.

10/15/2020 thru
12/03/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

152

104

2537

All Position Arc Welding

5:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Mon. Tue. Thu.

10/21/2020 thru 12/08/2020

ESL Campus BLDG C

Welding Program (Certificate 062B)

Day Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

107

102

2607

Adv. Blueprint Reading

12:15 pm – 4:05 pm

Fri.

9/04/2020 thru
10/30/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

201

101

2540

Adv. Arc Welding

8:00 am – 1:10 pm

Mon.
Tue.

8/25/2020 thru
12/08/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

253

101

2548

GTAW/GMAW/FCAW/PAC

8:00 am – 1:50 pm

Sat.

8/15/2020 thru
12/05/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

253

103

2681

GTAW/GMAW/FCAW/PAC

9:00 am – 3:45 pm

Fri.

8/28/2020 thru 12/04/2020

ESL Campus BLDG C

Evening Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

107

101

2653

Adv. Blueprint Reading

5:00 pm – 10:15 pm

Wed.

8/19/2020 thru
9/30/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

201

102

2541

Adv. Arc Welding

5:00 pm – 10:10 pm

Mon. Tue.

8/25/2020 thru
12/08/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

253

102

2608

GTAW/GMAW/FCAW/PAC

6:00 pm  – 9:05 pm

Mon.
Tue.

8/25/2020 thru
12/08/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

Welding Program (Certificate 062C)

Day Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

252

101

2654

Pipe Welding

9:00 am – 3:45 pm

Fri.

8/28/2020 thru
12/04/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

254

101

2655

Testing and Inspection of Welds

11:30 am – 3:00 pm

Thu.

8/27/2020 thru
12/03/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

252

102

2545

Pipe Welding

8:00 am – 1:50 pm

Sat.

8/22/2020 thru 12/05/2020

ESL Campus BLDG C

Evening Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

252

103

2591

Pipe Welding

6:00 pm – 9:05 pm

Mon. Tue.

8/25/2020 thru
12/08/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

254

102

2638

Testing and Inspection of Welds

6:00 pm – 8:50 pm

Tue.

8/25/2020 thru
12/08/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

255

101

2501

Layout and Fitup for Welders

5:00 pm – 10:10 pm

Wed.

9/30/2020 thru
12/02/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

Forklift Program

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

IML

189

070

2555

Forklift Truck Safety

8:30 am – 4:20 pm

Friday

9/25/2020

Granite City Campus Rm 1602

IML

189

071

2556

Forklift Truck Safety

8:30 am – 4:20 pm

Friday

10/30/2020

Granite City Campus Rm 1602

IML

189

072

2557

Forklift Truck Safety

8:30 am – 4:20 pm

Monday

11/30/2020

Granite City Campus Rm 1604

IML

189

073

2613

Forklift Truck Safety

8:30 am – 4:20 pm

Friday

12/04/2020

Granite City Campus Rm 1064

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Program: (Certification)

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

HRO

105

211

1238

Nurse Assistant

8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Mon. Wed.

8/17/2020 thru
12/14/2020

ESL Campus
Rm 1022

HRO

105

212

3400

Nurse Assistant

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mon. Wed

8/17/2020 thru 12/14/2020

Bellville Campus
Rm 1040

Phlebotomy Certificate (021B)

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

MLT

100

HY2

3399

Intro to Phlebotomy Procedures

8:00 am – 9:50 am

Tue. Thu.

8/18/2020 thru 9/24/2020

ESL Campus
Rm 173

MLT

242

001

1225

Phlebotomy Clinical

TBA

Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri.

10/5/2020 thru
12/18/2020

Hospital

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