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Attention, businesses! Attend a FREE MO Customized Training workshop

The MCC Institute for Workforce Innovation is offering free workshops for companies interested in learning more about Missouri Customized Training Program, a program that can help your company with the cost of training new and existing employees. Workshops will be held: Thursday, March 27, 8:30 – 10 a.m. at the MCC Business & Technology Campus, …

MCC workforce training ranked in regional top 10

MCC was ranked in the Top 10 Outstanding Southern Community Colleges for Workforce Training in Southern Business & Development magazine, a publication that focuses on economic development for the southern United States, including Missouri and Oklahoma.  The article focuses on the role community colleges play in supporting the local economy by supplying a pipeline of qualified …

MCC hosts soldering industry event at Southland Center

On Friday, Dec. 7, the MCC Institute for Workforce Innovation (IWI) hosted a soldering industry roundtable discussion at the MCC Southland Training Center.  Twelve representatives from area manufacturers were in attendance, including Current Electronics, SOR Inc., Honeywell, Labconco, Avatar Engineering, and Ultrax Aerospace.  Visitors were given a tour of MCC’s state-of-the-art soldering lab.  IWI facilitated …

IWI Recognizes LINCWorks Students’ Achievement

On Friday, the Metropolitan Community College Institute for Workforce Innovation honored over forty students who have successfully completed job training through the LINCWorks program. Over 100 people, among them friends, family, instructors, and caseworkers, gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of students who have earned GEDs and technical certifications.  MCC-Penn Valley President Dr. Joe Seabrooks, was …

MCC in the news: MCC opens Southland Training Center

The MCC Southland Training Center, an MCC training annex in South Kansas City, is making headlines for its role in gearing up the tech skills of workers in southern Jackson and Cass counties. The training center, located at the office park formerly occupied by the Richards-Gebaur Air Force base, was established earlier this year in …