BLOOMINGTON – Ivy Tech Community College’s Bloomington campus is hosting a virtual information session for area residents to learn more about tuition-free job training programs on Tuesday, June 30 at 6 p.m. Eligible Hoosiers have the opportunity to earn a tuition-free certification in select Ivy Tech programs that quickly lead to high-wage, high-demand jobs, and count toward associate degrees.

Ivy Tech Bloomington offers multiple free, short-term certification programs in healthcare, robotics, welding, HVAC, business, cyber security, IT, automotive technology and more, all paid for by the Workforce Ready Grant through Next Level Jobs Indiana. Many programs can be completed fully online, as well as on campus.

Classes start again Aug. 24 and will be delivered online, virtually, and on campus as needed.

RSVP for Tuesday’s virtual Next Level Jobs info session at More NLJ info sessions will be held on the last Tuesday of every month through Oct.

Ivy Tech accepts free applications and offers multiple course start dates throughout the year. Apply online at

About Ivy Tech Community College

Ivy Tech Community College is Indiana's largest public postsecondary institution and the nation's largest singly accredited statewide community college system, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana and also serves thousands of students annually online. It serves as the state's engine of workforce development, offering associate degrees, long- and short-term certificate programs, industry certifications, and training that aligns with the needs of the community. The College provides a seamless transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana, as well as out of state, for a more affordable route to a bachelor's degree.