Apply Now for No-Cost Industrial Maintenance Technician Training, Classes Start July 24

By on May 31, 2017
Industrial Maintenance Technician Training

Industrial maintenance technicians repair and maintain commercial or industrial machinery in buildings and in a plant or factory setting.

St. Louis Community College is offering Industrial Maintenance Technician (IMT) training beginning this summer. This new accelerated training program covers Basic Mechanical Systems, Basic Hydraulic Systems, Basic Pneumatic Systems, and Electrical Systems. The program prepares participants for entry-level jobs in the industrial maintenance industry. Graduates of the IMT program will be able to maintain, calibrate and troubleshoot equipment most commonly used in high-tech manufacturing facilities while adhering to safety, health and environmental rules and regulations. Students will be ready to earn nationally recognized National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) credentials for Industrial Maintenance Technicians.

Classes meet Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., for 7 weeks and is delivered in a blended-learning format, where skills-focused interactive e-learning is combined with instructor-led and hands-on training. Additional open computer lab time will be available 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. each class day. All courses in this program are taught at the Center for Workforce Innovation at St. Louis Community College’s Florissant Valley campus.

The costs of instruction and materials for this program are entirely grant funded. There are no costs to students that qualify.

This training program is made available through the MoSTEMWINs grant program. Apply now for classes starting July 2017.

  • Find out more.
  • Sign up for a free information session by calling 314-984-7777. Information sessions are currently held every Thursday, 1 to 3 p.m., at the Center for Workforce Innovation at St. Louis Community College’s Florissant Valley campus, 3344 Pershall Rd., Ferguson, MO 63135.
  • Complete the online application form.

About Richard Schumacher

Richard Schumacher is the technology manager for the Workforce Solutions Group of St. Louis Community College. He connects, designs, and applies technology to meet business user needs with eLearning, training, web content, instructional design, IT system, and performance improvement solutions. Richard has held various Microsoft Certifications since 1993. Learn more about Richard by following him: LinkedIn - Twitter - Articles - Email

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