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Emergency Medical Technician Career Training begins May 6

Iowa Valley Continuing Education will offer an Emergency Medical Technician class, beginning May 6. EMT’s Provide basic, noninvasive interventions at the scene and during transportation of patients to the hospital. This class is 140+ hours of classroom/online instruction and 48+ hours of clinical/field experience. The course meets at IVCE in Marshalltown on Monday and Thursday…


Intro to Energy Basics Prepares Students for Energy Careers

Partnership with Alliant Energy targets high school students considering technical careers MARSHALLTOWN – More than 30 high school students are participating in pre-training opportunities that could lead to apprenticeships in the energy industry thanks to a partnership between Iowa Valley Continuing Education and Alliant Energy. “Introduction to Energy Basics” is a pilot program that serves…


Instructors Needed for Kids in College – Summer Youth Camp

Do you have a passion that you would love to share with students this summer? Iowa Valley is looking for instructors that will teach a session in the Kids in College summer camp. The first camp slated for June 14-18. Instructors could choose to teach one or two sessions: the first session will run from…


Save the Date – Ellsworth STEM Camp Planned for July 26-27

Organizers have announced that this year’s Ellsworth Community College STEM Camp for students entering grades 3-12 will be held Monday and Tuesday, July 26 & 27. Students can enroll in a morning session, an afternoon session, or both (grouped by grade levels). COVID safety precautions will be in place to protect the safety of campers…


Phlebotomy Technician Career Certificate Program begins February 23

Iowa Valley Continuing Education will offer a Phlebotomy Technician Career Certificate Program beginning Feb. 23 through Jun 1. This 90-hour course prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for laboratory analysis. The course meets at IVCE in Marshalltown on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. People interested in becoming Phlebotomists should have a high school diploma…


The Education and Training Center Announces HSED Graduates

MARSHALLTOWN – The Iowa Valley Education and Training Center (ETC) is celebrating the graduates of the High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) program. The ETC released the names of both July and December graduates. Graduates include Danielle Simmons of Marshalltown, Ruby Resendez Perez of Tama, Ozzy Smith of Marshalltown, Adam Viscalla of Marshalltown, Dominique Villalobos of…

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EdVenture to Hit Mailboxes the Week of December 28

The latest edition of EdVenture, the bi-annual course catalog for Iowa Valley Continuing Education, will hit mailboxes the last week of December. The current issue will include classes to assist with professional development, short term skills training, adult literacy, and personal enrichment. Whether you are looking to begin a career in healthcare, would like to…

Education and Training Center Receives Support of 100 Women Who Care

The Iowa Valley Education and Training Center received a huge financial boost of $12,900 from the 100 Women Who Care group in Marshalltown. The Iowa Valley Educational and Training Center, located in Marshalltown, oversees the High School Equivalency, English as a Second Language (ESL), and Citizenship classes as part of their Integrated Education and Training…

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Iowa Valley Continuing Education Introduces “Prepare to Care” Class

Iowa Valley Continuing Education introduces a new course, Health Support Professional – Prepare to Care, designed to provide foundational knowledge and an introduction to the healthcare profession. “This class is a great way to teach fundamentals to our students. With successful completion of this class, students will be able to work in a care facility,”…

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ECC STEM Camp Canceled Amid COVID-19 Concerns

IOWA FALLS – Due to ongoing concerns related to COVID-19, this summer’s ECC STEM Camp in Iowa Falls has been canceled. The camp was to be held Monday and Tuesday, July 27-28, for students entering grades 3-12. Parents who have already registered their students will receive a full refund. “The safety of our students and…

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HSED 2018 Graduates

Adult High School Graduation held at IVCE