Assembly Operator

Advanced Manufacturing

This short-term certificate program prepares you for in-demand careers in production assembly. You will experience both classroom instruction and hands-on labs to develop the necessary skills of an assembly operator. To begin you will complete the OSHA 10-Hour General Industry certification. Throughout the course, you will develop basic communications skills and learn production assembly concepts including safety and LEAN manufacturing. You will also be able to use common tools and identify common fasteners used in assembly operations, understand torque and tension, and be exposed to basic hydraulic and electrical assembly techniques as well as how to properly use a hoist. Upon successful completion of this certificate program, you will possess the skills required to land steady, local jobs with industry-leading companies.

Award: Career Pathway Certificate
Credits: Noncredit
Locations: Peosta

Paying for the Program


You may qualify to earn a Career Pathway Certificate at no cost if you meet all eligibility requirements.

Register and pay tuition now for the next class offering or Apply for Tuition Assistance

  • For Tuition Assistance contact NICC Business and Community Solutions to complete the following:
    • Tuition Assistance Program Application
    • CASAS Assessment
    • Interview with NICC staff
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