Customized SKILLS Training

At Ivy Tech Community College, we know every business is different. That’s why we provide corporate education and short-term skills training customized for your needs—offered how, when, and where you need it. We can develop classes in a variety of disciplines and sectors—management and supervisory skills, safety, healthcare, information technology, and many more—and focus on topics or certifications that will help your employees gain skills and your company succeed. With our deep resources across the state, the sky really is the limit on the types of training we can put together for you.


Our dedicated staff of Employer Consultants on the Ivy+ Career Link team at every Ivy Tech campus work to develop partnerships with local and regional organizations that have unique training needs. We work with businesses, industry, state government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and chambers of commerce to develop customized skills training.


Our process begins with a no-obligation consultation. We’ll take the time to listen and learn about your challenges and goals and conduct a thorough needs analysis for your organization. We'll also share information about our services and capabilities so you can see what fits best for you.

Then we'll work to deliver a customized skills training solution tied to your organization's objectives to enhance the skills of your workforce exactly how you need to increase productivity and drive revenue growth.

Training can be delivered either onsite or off-site using face-to-face, online, or any combination of instructional methods that meet your specific needs.


Contact your local Ivy Tech Employer Consultant on the Ivy+ Career Link team today to learn more about custom training options. 



Below are examples of management and supervisory skills training Ivy Tech has offered:

  • Effective Communications
  • Leadership Styles
  • Self Awareness & Supervisory Skills
  • Leading The Difficult Employee
  • Managing Change & Conflict
  • Effective Feedback
  • Giving and Receiving Feedback
  • Delegation
  • Time & Stress Management
  • Accountability
  • Employee Engagement
  • Presentation Skills
  • Job Profiling
  • Custom Assessments

No matter your industry, strong business acumen will help your people succeed. These classes cover skills every employee should have, including project management and technical literacy skills.

  • Lean Process Innovation
  • White/Yellow/Green Belt/Six Sigma
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook)
  • Office 365
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) - Mastering and Cert Prep

These classes align with industry standards in healthcare.

  • Basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
  • Dental Assisting Certifications
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Qualified Medication Aide (QMA)
  • Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)
  • CPR, AED, First Aid
  • Phlebotomy Technician

These classes align with industry standards in construction, manufacturing, and industrial technology.

  • Manufacturing Skills Standard Council (MSSC)
    Certified Production Technician
  • Smart Automation Certification Alliance (SACA)
  • Computer Numerical Control Operator (CNC) Program with NIMS (“National Institute for Metalworking Skills”) Certification
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) Levels 1 and 2
  • Fluid Power
  • Robotics - The Ivy Tech Columbus Campus is proud to be a Motoman Endorsed Robotics Instructor Training (MERIT) Program location
  • Welding - We award a variety of certifications through the American Welding Society (AWS)
  • Boiler Operator Maintenance
  • Boiler Pressure Vessel Inspector

IvyTech offers popular and nationally recognized IT certification prep classes including:

  • CompTIA Cloud+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Cloud Practitioner
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) Solutions Architect

These classes align with industry standards in logistics and supply chain:

  • Supply Chain & Logistics
  • CDLA and CDL B
  • Certified Logistics Associate
  • Certified Logistics Technician

These classes help students ensure safe and healthful working conditions for workers:

  • OSHA 10
  • OSHA 30
  • Lockout Tagout (LOTO)
  • ISO certification preparation
  • Environmental Management Institute – Learn more

Ivy Tech offers over 250,000 custom assessments for pre-employment and development in our testing centers.


We've developed custom skills training for these organizations. Let's discuss how we can help you!

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