Kicking off ICD’s Learning Opportunities Week The Blues: From Mississippi to Chicago (Virtual Zoom Session) Monday, June 14 4:30pm – 5:30pm Performer and Speaker: Eric Lambert Listen to Eric as he tells the story of the beginning of the Blues and its evolution as it moved North. Eric will also illustrate his story with his great guitar-playing! It will be a pleasure to listen. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 889 9358 5848 Passcode:...
“Steelworkers Then and Now.” Saturday, June 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm @ The Pump House Steelworkers from “Back in the Day” and current steelworkers will tell their stories of life in the mill and changes in the industry. The panel will be introduced by Joel Woller, an historian, who will discuss the importance of collective memory, emphasizing that steelworkers in the 1930’s rallied around stories of the Homestead Strike of 1892 when forming the United Steel Workers Union. Set in the historic Pump House(The Waterfront, Homestead), experience the legacy of our United Steelworkers, commemorating 75 years of unity! Family, friends, and guests are welcome to attend! Follow the instructions in the class schedule description and REGISTER online...
Upholstery (22SG)One of the Mon Valley’s most popular classes! Learn how to reupholster, cut fabric, tie springs, and do frame repair. Other skills covered will be hand and machine sewing, antique restoration, chair reupholstering, boat covers, tarps and more. Instructor Lou of Heinle Upholstery will identify small projects students can bring to work on; such as […]
Small Engine Repair – Back to Basics (22SG)Starting with the basics, learn the how’s and why’s of small gas engines, and cycle engines, and air-cooled overhead valve small engines. During the hands-on portion, you will be able to bring in your own equipment, troubleshoot and repair it to your satisfaction. The instructor will oversee and guide you in your work. Repairs can […]
Fundamentals of Woodworking (22SG)This is a beginner to intermediate class on the fundamentals of woodworking. Whether you have absolutely no experience or you have completed several projects this class is for you. It is designed to give the student a foundation for their journey into the hobby and profession of woodworking. Topics covered will include, measuring and cutting […]
Retirement Planning 101 (22SG)Join Edward Jones Financial Advisor, Seth Thompson, for an educational Q&A session centered around retirement planning. In these sessions, he will share his knowledge of financial planning and advising experience to help you plan for your financial future. Whether you are just beginning to plan for your future or retirement is near, all are welcome […]
Certified Production Technician 4.0 – Safety & Employability (22SG)Enhance your knowledge in topic areas including training and leadership, production teams and safety organization. Learn how to perform safety and environmental assessments, identify unsafe conditions and take corrective actions as well as how to utilize effective safety-enhancing workplace practices. This course is specifically designed for incumbent workers with a minimum of 3-5 years manufacturing […]
Certified Production Technician 4.0 – Quality Practices & Measurement (22SG)Explore topics in basic measurement, precision measurement tools and dimensional gauging. You will learn to check and document calibration of gauges and other data collection equipment, participate in periodic or statistically based internal quality audit activities and inspect materials/product/processes at all stages of production to ensure they meet specifications. This course is specifically designed for […]
Certified Production Technician 4.0 – Manufacturing Processes & Production (22SG)Discover how to identify customer needs, determine resources available for the production process and set team production goals. You will learn basic principles of manufacturing processes: mechanical principles, gear drives, machine tooling and production control. This course is specifically designed for incumbent workers with a minimum of 3-5 years manufacturing experience. Online, self-paced
Certified Production Technician 4.0 – Maintenance Awareness (22SG)Gain knowledge of how to perform preventative maintenance and routine repairs, monitor indicators to ensure correct machine operations, and recognize potential maintenance issues with basic production systems through topics such as basic electrical circuits, pneumatic power systems, machine control concepts, automation and operation modes. This course is specifically designed for incumbent workers with a minimum […]
Certified Production Technician 4.0 – Full (22SG)The full Certification Production Technician 4.0 consists of all four stackable credentials: Safety and Employability Quality Practices and Measurement Manufacturing Processes Production and Maintenance Awareness Online, self-paced
Machining Fundamentals (22SG)Students will be introduced to measurement tools, hand tools, milling machines, lathes and grinders. At the completion of this course, students will be able to setup and operate a vertical milling machine and horizontal lathe, be familiar with the tooling necessary to perform various tasks, perform basic cutting, drilling, and boring operations, perform calculations necessary […]