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Is welding for you?

IOWA FALLS – You keep hearing about the demand for welders…ever considered that might be the career for you or just curious as to what all the talk is about? How about you farmers who want to repair your own equipment? Iowa Valley Continuing Education is offering a welding course in the new Ellsworth Community…

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Nurse Aide Phase 1 or 75 hour starting soon

MARSHALLTOWN – The Nurse Aide Phase 1 or 75-hour Nurse Aide class will be offered in Marshalltown beginning Thursday, Oct. 11 with orientation from 3:30-4:30 pm. This class will educate students in the basic level of knowledge and the demonstration of skills needed to provide safe, effective resident care.  This course meets the requirement of…

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Let’s take a day trip!

MARSHALLTOWN – Fall is in the air, enjoy one or both of the Iowa Valley Continuing Education day trips planned for October! “Day Trip to Marshalltown and Albion . . . What You May Not Know,” scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 10 is the second annual trip offered in cooperation with the Marshalltown Convention and Visitors…


Take your leadership to the next level

MARSHALLTOWN – Leadership distinguishes any organization, whether for good or for bad. To tip the scales toward better leadership, Iowa Valley Continuing Education is offering L.E.A.P., a Leadership Excellence Achievement Program series for business teams and leaders. Led by renowned presenter Celina Peerman, participants can enroll in one or more of the four sessions, or…

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Basic Self Defense Oct. 11

GRINNELL – Have you thought about how you would handle a situation where someone comes up behind you and grabs your purse in the parking lot or pulls your hair and throws you to the ground when you are pumping gas, or grabs your wrist when you are walking in the park? Would you know…

This is us...celebrating our diversity

Celebrate your community with a picnic in the park Sept. 17

TAMA – Enjoy a unique and fun evening filled with the diverse cultures of Tama County. Monday, Sept. 17 plan to attend “This is us…Picnic in the Park” at Toledo Heights Park in Toledo, IA. This free evening will be held from 5:30-7:30 pm and will include a variety of foods, face painting, crafts, instant…


IVCE offers Basic Welding

MARSHALLTOWN – You keep hearing about the demand for welders. Ever considered that might be the career for you or just curious as to what all the talk is about? Iowa Valley Continuing Education is offering a basic welding course that will give you a hands-on opportunity to learn basic stick and wire welding, along…

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IVCE offers Professional Business Certificate

MARSHALLTOWN & IOWA FALLS – The Professional Business Series Certification is designed for you to build or advance your career by preparing you to contribute to a successful business, create new customers, and gain the confidence that you will make a powerful impact on an organization. Learn how you can go about creating a customer…

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Programmable Logic Control (PLC) offered Sept. 5 – Oct. 17

MARSHALLTOWN – Learn the principles of control circuits in industrial equipment using Allen Bradley SLC 500 through Iowa Valley Continuing Education. The course includes: PLC hardware, software, PLC trouble-shooting, wire PLC inputs and outputs, create ladder logic programs, interpret ladder diagrams, identify and describe logic symbols, troubleshoot circuits using ladder logic and program PLC’s. Curriculum…

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Is welding for you?