FREE Manufacturing Awareness Program

25 Classes in Only 25 Hours! – Manufacturing Awareness Program

Are you seeking a career opportunity within a stable industry?

Are you interested in serving as an essential member of a team focused on the development of new technologies, equipment, and processes?

Consider a fresh start in Advanced Manufacturing.

The Clinton Regional Development Corporation and the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce are offering limited no-cost access into the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Manufacturing Awareness Program – “25 in 25”.

The 90-day FREE online training program provides full access to self-paced manufacturing learning modules such as:

  • Forklift Safety
  • Intro to Assembly
  • Intro to Supply Chain Management

Following your successful registration, participants will be given 15-days to complete the three Manufacturing Awareness Courses listed above.

Each module is typically completed in 60 minutes or less. Those students who are laser-focused on a new career in manufacturing will be granted access to 22 additional online training courses.

The successful completion of all 25 modules will be rewarded with a Manufacturing Fundamentals Certificate from Eastern Iowa Community College (EICC). This well-deserved credential demonstrates to future employers that you are determined, focused, and prepared for a career in manufacturing.

Please submit your registration request as soon as possible. Acceptance into the online Manufacturing Awareness Program is limited to 10 students.

Email Tim Cottle of EICC at and include “Manufacturing Awareness Program” in the email subject line. This will ensure that your message receives a rapid response, as this class will fill up quickly.

If you have experienced a career disruption, it is time to invest in the long-term stability and continuous professional advancement opportunities available in manufacturing!

Corporate Program Sponsors

The Manufacturing Awareness Program has been successful due to the risk-free educational opportunity presented to displaced workers from careers in hospitality, retail, and other industries affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Thousands of talented professionals are seeking employment in a stable in-demand profession!

Many have a false perception of manufacturing as a career. Now is the time to support workforce development and introduce individuals to manufacturing in today’s world!

How can your company support the program?

Your program sponsorship will support the tuition for 10 students! Plus…

  • Company logo on EICC’s website with link to your career page
  • Hyperlinked logo placed on emails sent to students as they progress through the program
  • Students will be encouraged to review career opportunities with sponsoring businesses

Annual Program Supporter – $2,500

Help Eastern Iowa Community Colleges develop our region’s manufacturing workforce.

To confirm your sponsorship in support of the Manufacturing Awareness Program and tomorrow’s workforce, please contact Tim Cottle at or call 563-336-3316.

Thank you to our Investor Partners