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 2021 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

2388

Into to Welding

8:00 am – 1:25 pm

Mon.
Tue.
Wed.

1/19/2021 thru
3/24/2021

ESL Campus BLDG C

WLDT

106

101

2361

Weld. Fab Blueprint Reading

8:30 am – 12:05 pm

Fri.

1/22/2021 thru
5/7/2021

ESL Campus BLDG C

WLDT

101

103

2389

Intro to Welding

9:00 am – 2:25 pm

Tue. Wed. Thu.

3/23/2021 thru
5/19/2021

ESL Campus BLDG C 

WLDT

152

103

2451

All Position Arc Welding

9:00 am – 2:25 pm

Tue. Wed. Thu.

3/30/21   thru       5/19/21

ESL Campus BLDG C

Evening Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

101

102

2543

Into to Welding

4:40 pm – 9:50 pm

Mon.
Tue.
Thu.

1/19/2021 thru
3/29/2021

ESL Campus BLDG C

WLDT

106

102

2362

Weld. Fab Blueprint Reading

5:00 pm – 9:40 pm

Wed.

1/20/2021 thru
3/31/2021

ESL Campus BLDG C

WLDT

101

104

2551

Intro to Welding

4:00 pm – 9:50 pm

Mon. Tue. Thu.

3/25/2021 thru
5/18/2021

ESL Campus BLDG C

 

WLDT

152

104

2425

All Position Arc Welding

4:10 pm – 9:50 pm

Mon. Tue. Thu.

3/30/21   thru
5/18/21

ESL Campus BLDG C

Forklift Program

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

IML

189

070

2458

Fork Lift Truck Safety

8:30
am – 4:20 pm

Fri.

1/29/21

SWGCC  RM1602

IML

189

072

2459

Fork Lift Truck Safety

8:30
am – 4:20 pm

Fri.

4/30/2021

SWGCC
RM 1604

Nurse Assistant (Certificate – 025A)

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

*HRO

105

211

1228

 Nurse Assistant

8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Mon.
Wed.

1/20/2021 thru                   5/10/21

ESL
RM 1022

*HRO

105

212

1287

Nurse Assistant

12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Mon.
Wed.

1/20/2021 thru                   5/10/21

ESL
RM 1022

*Required Orientation: 1:00 p.m. – 3 p.m. – Monday – 1/11/2021 – BCMC RM 1040

Phlebotomy (Certificate 021B)

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

MLT

100

HY2

1288

 Intro to Phlebotomy

8:00 am – 9:50 am

Tue.
Thu.

1/19/2021 thru                   2/25/21

ESL
RM 1173

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