Workforce Equity Initiative | 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.

Spring 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

2921

Into to Welding

8 am – 1:40 pm

Mon.
Tue.
Wed.

1/13/2020 thru
3/18/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

152

103

2989

All Position Arc Welding

9 am – 2:25 pm

Tue.
Wed.
Thu.

3/24/2020 thru
5/13/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

106

101

2884

Weld. Fab Blueprint Reading

8:30 am – 12 pm

Fri.

1/17/2020 thru
5/1/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

Evening Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

101

102

3091

Into to Welding

5 – 10:25 pm

Mon.
Thu.

1/14/2020 thru
3/23/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

152

104

2960

All Position Arc Welding

5 – 10:40 pm

Mon.
Tue.
Thu.

3/24/2020 thru
5/12/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

106

102

2885

Weld. Fab Blueprint Reading

6 – 9:30 pm

Wed.

1/22/2020 thru
4/29/2020

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

101

2888

Adv. Blueprint Reading

12:15 – 3 pm

Fri.

1/17/2020 thru
4/03/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

201

101

2935

Adv. Arc Welding

8 am – 2:15 pm

Mon.
Tue.
Wed.

1/13/2020 thru
3/18/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

253

101

2945

GTAW/GMAW/FCAW/PAC

8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Tue.
Wed.
Thu

3/24/2020 thru
5/13/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

Evening Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

107

102

3092

Adv. Blueprint Reading

6:35 –  9:40 pm

Tue.

1/14/2020 thru
3/24/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

201

102

3844

Adv. Arc Welding

5 – 9:50 pm

Tue.
Thu.

1/14/2020 thru
5/12/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

253

103

3013

GTAW/GMAW/FCAW/PAC

5:30  – 8:50 pm

Mon.
Wed.

1/22/2020 thru
5/06/2020

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

2940

Pipe Welding

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Tue.
Wed.
Thu.

3/24/2020 thru
5/13/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

254

101

3104

Testing and Inspection of Welds

12:30 – 3:30 pm

Fri.

1/17/2020 thru
5/08/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

255

103

3125

Layout and Fitup for Welders

9 am – 1 pm

Thu.

2/06/2020 thru
5/07/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

Evening Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

WLDT

252

104

3012

Pipe Welding

5:30 – 8:30 pm

Tue.
Thu.

1/14/2020 thru
5/12/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

254

102

3007

Testing and Inspection of Welds

6:30 – 9:20 pm

Mon..

1/13/2020 thru
5/11/2020

ESL
Campus
BLDG C

WLDT

255

101

2896

Layout and Fitup for Welders

5 – 8:35 pm

Thu.

2/06/2020 thru
5/07/2020

ESL Campus
BLDG C

Forklift Program

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

IML

189

070

2998

Forklift Truck Safety

8:30 am – 4:20 pm

Friday

1/24/2020

Granite City Campus

Rm
1602

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Program: (Certification)

Day Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

HRO

105

101

1356

Actual course

8 am – 12:30 pm

Mon.

Wed.

1/13/2020 thru
5/4/2020

ESL Campus
Rm 1022

HRO

105

101

1356

Nurse Assistant

(INTRO)

1 – 3 pm

Mon.

1/06/2020

Bellville Campus
Rm 1040

Evening Classes

Course Pref.

Course No.

Section No.

Class No.

Course Title.

Time

Day

Meeting Dates

Location

HRO

105

212

3588

Nurse Assistant

(INTRO)

1 – 3 pm

Mon.

1/06/2020

Bellville Campus
Rm 1040

HRO

105

212

3588

Actual course

1 – 5 p.m.

Mon.

Wed.

1/13/2020 thru
5/4/2020

ESL Campus
Rm 1022

Contact:

Gary Cruise, Program Outreach Coordinator
618-874-6596

Tiffany Smith, Student Support Specialist
618-874- 6593

Tanisha Thomas, Student Support Specialist
618 874- 6592