CONNECTING YOUNG PEOPLE TO RESOURCES
IN OUR COMMUNITY!

Out of School

Health Care Careers

Workforce

Workforce Development Inc.

Albert Lea/Austin/Faribault/Owatonna

Healthcare Academy

Free month-long training, preparing low-income students to be successful at Nursing Assistant training. Students who successfully complete the course will have CNA training paid for by Workforce Development Inc.


Riverland

Riverland Community College

Albert Lea/Austin/Owatonna

Healthcare Programs

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Nursing Assistant
  • MANE Nurse
  • Phlebotomist
  • Radiography (X-Ray)
  • Massage Therapist

Rochester

Rochester Community and Technical College

(RCTC) Healthcare Programs

  • Advanced Hospital Nursing Assistant
  • Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist
  • Clinical Neurophysiology Technologist
  • Dental Assistant
  • Licensed Practical Nursing
  • Registered Nurse

South Central College

South Central College

Faribault/North Mankato

Healthcare Programs

  • Dental Assistant
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Phlebotomist

Manufacturing Careers

Riverland

Riverland Community College

Albert Lea/Austin/Owatonna

Manufacturing Programs

  • Machining and Automation
  • Maintenance Mechanic (Industrial Maintenance and Mechanics)
  • Production Technician
  • Welding

Rochester

Rochester Community and Technical College

(RCTC) Manufacturing Programs

  • Machinist (Precision Manufacturing)
  • Mechanical Drafter (CAD)
  • Welding

South Central College

South Central College

Faribault/North Mankato

Manufacturing Programs

  • Computer Integrated Machining
  • Mechatronics
  • Welding

Trades/Hands-On Careers

Riverland

Riverland Community College

Albert Lea/Austin/Owatonna

Trades Programs

  • Automotive Services
  • Carpentry (Commercial and Residential)
  • Collision Repair
  • Diesel Technology
  • Electrical Maintenance
  • Electrician (Construction)
  • Truck Driving
  • Welding
  • Wind Turbine Technician

Rochester

Rochester Community and Technical College

Trades Programs

  • Automotive Mechanic
  • Building Utilities Mechanic
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Welding

South Central College

South Central College

Faribault/North Mankato

  • Architectural Drafting and Design
  • Auto Body and Collision Technology
  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Carpentry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Energy Technology Specialist
  • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation, Refrigeration (HVAC)
  • Truck Driving
  • Welding

Contact Info

Steele County Works (507) 455-1180
1850 Austin Road
Owatonna, MN 55060

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