ICD Programs (active USW employees only)
Pre-Learner Maintenance Training Program * (online)
As per the Labor Agreement, this standardized training offers employees the opportunity to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to potentially test at a higher level in order to enter the U. S. Steel Maintenance Technician Learner program. This program is self-paced through access to online Mechanical, Electrical, or Systems Repair topics correlating to the competencies required for Maintenance Technician. Valid Email address is required. Contact the ICD Coordinator to enroll.
* Completion of the online training does not guarantee qualification for a Maintenance Technician position or entry into the Learner Program.
Commercial Truck Driver (CDL) Training – Class A & B
All-State Career School (West Mifflin, PA) offers customized training in tractor trailer driving toward obtaining a CDL license as a Class A or B operator. This 100-hour program combines classroom theory and on-the-road instruction with qualified instructors to prepare for the operator exam. Valid driver’s license and physical exam will be required to obtain a CDL permit prior to training. Contact the ICD Coordinator to enroll.
More Information about All-State Career School is available at www.allstatecareer.edu.
USS Fitness Program
Located at the Center for Fitness and Health (Belle Vernon, PA), this 36-month program offers a well-balanced combination of nutrition education and workout techniques to develop exercise regimens and a healthy lifestyle. Professional fitness trainers provide instruction and motivation at required weekly classes, scheduled multiple times and days to accommodate shift work. New classes begin quarterly (January, April, July & October). Contact the ICD Coordinator to enroll.
More information about the Center for Fitness and Health is available at www.mvhealthplex.com.
ToolingU Manufacturing Skills Training (online)
With more than 500 unique online classes, ToolingU provides training in an easy to navigate, interactive web-based environment. Comprehensive topics can be accessed through any internet connection 24/7 and include competencies in maintenance, engineering, welding, machining, safety and much more! Subscriptions are available in 6-month or 1 year periods. Contact the ICD Coordinator to enroll.
Catalog of courses and more information about ToolingU is available at www.toolingu.com.
Penn Foster (online)
Penn Foster has been a leading provider for education and training for over 125 years. It provides affordable online diploma, certificate and degree programs ideal for the working learner.
Active USW members have access to 100+ accredited Career Certificate and Diploma programs and 100+ College Courses and Degrees. Penn Foster offers various courses and programs in: Business, Skilled Trades, Security and Legal, Allied Health, Foundation Skills and more.
Through ICD’s partnership with Penn Foster, USW members receive a 15% tuition discount. Contact your ICD Coordinator to enroll.
Catalog of courses and more information about Penn Foster at www.pennfoster.edu/partners/icd.
Rosetta Stone’s interactive and award-winning software creates an intuitive and engaging environment for thinking and communicating in a new language. The Rosetta Stone web-based program is a 1-year subscription to one of 24 languages offering training in Reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills including Speech recognition technology. Lessons can be accessed through mobile Apple and Android devices. Contact the ICD Coordinator to enroll.
For more information about the ICD Partnership with Rosetta Stone, visit ICD Educational Partners.
Morgan Stanley Financial Wellness(online)
The Morgan Stanley Financial Wellness Program helps empower you to take hold of your financial life. It gives you direct access to personalized online resources and the valuable advice of a Financial Advisor.
Improve your well-being through tools and resources to understand what you’re doing well, learn how you can improve and focus on what you need to do. Take a quick assessment and get matched with personalized action items based on your answers.
View the Morgan Stanley Financial Wellness Program flyer.
Active USW employees may enroll at financialwellness.morganstanley.com/icdenroll.
For more information about the ICD Partnership with Morgan Stanley, visit ICD Educational Partners.
Inspection Certification Associates(online)
The ICA online program is the most complete home inspection course on the market today. The online course is completely self-paced and works on all computers and devices – including laptops, tablets, and even iPhones and Android phones. All 27 home inspection course modules are fully narrated instructor-led streaming video.
Once you complete the program, you will be ICA-certified to the ASHI (American Society of Home Inspectors) Standards of Practice. The training also includes lessons dedicated to marketing and starting your own home inspection business.