NICC Hosting Free Construction Simulator Open House Events Jan. 17 and 19

January 10, 2017

NICC DISTRICT–Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) is hosting free Construction Simulator Open House events in Decorah and Peosta.

Attendees can experience what it feels like to operate an excavator, a forklift and other pieces of construction equipment during this unique, no-cost simulation opportunity. Interested community members may learn about careers in building, road and commercial construction and the short-term certificate training available from Northeast Iowa Community College that prepares students for employment.

  • Decorah Open House: Tuesday, Jan. 17, from 3 – 6 p.m. at the J.B. Holland Construction parking lot on 2092 Hwy 9

  • Peosta Open House: Thursday, Jan. 19, from 3 – 6 p.m. at the NICC Peosta campus

More information about NICC’s Construction Equipment Operator career pathway certificate can be found at Additional information about the program is available by calling the Town Clock Business Center in Dubuque at 563.557.8271, ext. 380, or the Wilder Business Center in Calmar at 800.728.2256, ext. 399.