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Workforce Development

New Hire Candidates

Developing our workforce is a key to our area’s success. WorkOne recognizes our area employers’ need for qualified candidates and is responding with solutions that improve the employability of our clients.


To help meet the needs of our local manufacturers, we have partnered with Ivy Tech to provide clients with the MSSC Certified Production Technician classes.

The MSSC Certified Production Technician certification is the nationally recognized certification supported by the National Association of Manufacturers. The training will enable workers to build the core knowledge and skills required in modern advanced manufacturing.

This course will validate with the certification the worker's technical, academic and employability skills needed in the modern manufacturing environment.  The four modules for a total of 140 contact hours comprising the course are:

  • Safety
  • Maintenance Awareness
  • Quality and Continuous Improvement
  • Manufacturing Process and Production

The Certified Production Technician certification is awarded to those that successfully pass each of the four component examinations.

Other Training

In addition to the MSSC Certification, WorkOne also offers clients training opportunities in:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Computer Numerically Controlled Machining (CNC)
  • Entry Level Welding
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • Internet and Computing Core Certification
Existing Workforce

Many companies want to assist their existing employees improve their skills but they may not have the resources. Again, WorkOne is here to help.

We can help you upskill your existing workforce with no cost programs like:

  • WIN
  • Grant / Scholarship Opportunities

Please contact your local WorkOne Business Team Representative for more information.