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Industrial/Electrical Maintenance Technician


Industrial Maintenance Technician
Electrical Maintenance Technician

Western Iowa Tech worked with companies such as Wells Dairy, Inc., BoDeans Bakery, Dean Foods, Plymouth Energy, and WestRock to develop a program that meets the growing needs of industry. These certificates can help you quickly get into the workforce as a skilled Industrial Maintenance or Electrical Maintenance Technician.

This field is growing and projected need for skilled technicians in these areas 8-14% higher over the next five years with a median wage in Iowa at $19/hr or $39,600 annually.

Classes are held in Le Mars and run throughout the year. Find a schedule for you and start your new career today by giving us a call at 866.528.4024 or 712.274.6418. Funding is available for qualified individuals.

Course Contact

Bill Koontz
712.274.8733 ext. 1358

Upcoming Classes

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Class ID
CMNT-1100-02 (Clark)
Steam Plant I
MW at 06:00PM - 10:00PM
Sioux City
Learn the basic fundamentals of boiler operations. This entry level course concentrates on the fundamentals of low-presssure boiler operations and is offered through the use of classroom study as well as hands-on exercises.
CMNT-1101-02 (Clark)
Steam Plant II
MW at 06:00PM - 10:00PM
Sioux City
This course builds on what was learned in Steam Plant I. This course concentrates on high pressure boilers, capacities, operating efficiencies, boiler controls, water treatment and associated support equipment required for proper boiler operations. This course is offered through the use of a combination of classroom study reinforced by various hands on exercises. Scientific calculator is required.