CEDAR FALLS -- Hawkeye Community College will host an information session on advanced manufacturing 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Cedar Falls Center, 5330 Nordic Drive.
The session will include information about short-term training opportunities in CNC machining, industrial maintenance, and welding; a tour of the training areas; and the opportunity to visit with instructors.
The next Industrial Maintenance training runs Oct. 20 to June 23 and meets Monday through Thursday, 4 to 10 p.m. Industrial maintenance workers maintain, monitor, troubleshoot and repair equipment used in the production of goods.
The next CNC Machining training runs Sep. 21 to Feb. 8 and meets from 5 to 10 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. CNC operators work in a variety of manufacturing environments and are trained to program, set up, and operate a CNC machine, inspect parts, perform production runs, and set up jobs. CNC machine operators are in high demand in the Cedar Valley.
The next Production Welding training runs Oct. 26 to Dec. 9 and meets 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
For more information, call 296-4290 or go to www.hawkeyecollege.edu.