Vocational - Technical Education

Electrical

Brochure (PDF)

 

Understanding the NEC
Cost: $45 Credit: 3 hours of Code

Creston Campus - Room 101, Technical Center 1
Monday, October 21 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Tuesday, November 19 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Red Oak Center, 2300 N. 4th Street, Red Oak
Saturday, November 2 9:00 am-12:00 noon

 

NEC Special Locations Chapter 5
Cost: $45 Credit: 3 hours of Code

Creston Campus - Room 101, Technical Center 1
Wednesday, October 23 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Thursday, November 21 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Red Oak Center, 2300 N. 4th Street, Red Oak
Saturday, November 2 1:00 - 4:00 pm

 

Emergency Systems and Standby Generators
Cost: $45 Credit: 3 hours of Other Electrical

Creston Campus - Room 101, Technical Center 1
Tuesday, November 5 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Monday, December 9 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Osceola Center, 2520 College Dr., Osceola
Saturday, November 23 9:00 am-12:00 noon

 

Motor Calculations
Cost: $45 Credit: 3 hours of Code

Creston Campus - Room 101, Technical Center 1
Thursday, November 7 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, December 11 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Osceola Center, 2520 College Dr., Osceola
Saturday, November 23 1:00 - 4:00 pm

 

 

Industrial Training

Southwestern provides industrial training to meet the individual needs of area businesses and industries.

Contact: Allan Higgins, industrial training coordinator

Southwestern Community College and all other community colleges in Iowa partner through One Source Training to provide solutions to businesses' workplace training needs.

OSHA / DOT Training

SWCC is now offering web-based DOT and OSHA training.  These trainings are designed to enhance your skills, increase your performance, and meet the current DOT and DOL training requirements.  We are offering both the 30-hour and 10-hour OSHA Safety Training online as well as other DOT and Hazwoper training courses.  

http://ost.advanceonline.com/default.aspx

Plumbing and Mechanical Code

April 24, 2014 (Brochure - PDF)
SWCC Tech Center 1, Room 103

  • Green Supplement to the Uniform Plumbing Code ~ 8 am, $75
  • Job Hazard Analysis ~ 10 am, $75
  • Plumbing for Mobile Homes and Travel Trailers ~ 1 pm, $75
  • Non-potable Water Reuse Systems ~ 3 pm, $75
  • What's New in the 2009 Mechanical Code ~ 5 pm, $75

June 17, 2014 (Brochure - PDF)
SWCC Performing Arts Center, Multipurpose Room

  • Following the Mechanical Code by Understanding the Building Code ~ 8 am, $75
  • Fire & Electrical Safety ~ 10 am, $75
  • Practical Pump Down, Recovery, Vacuum Service Training ~ 1 pm, $75
  • Practical Refrigerant Retrofitting ~ 3 pm, $75
  • What's Practical for Me in the UPC ~ 5 pm, $75

STOP (School Transportation Operator Program)

Brochure (PDF)

September 28, 2013 ~ 8:30-11:30 am
December 7, 2013 ~ 8:30-11:30 am
March 1, 2014 ~ 8:30-11:30 am
June 18, 2014 ~ 8:30-11:30 am

New driver training - $85
3 hour annual training - $25