Indiana workers make things. It’s in our blood. In fact, manufacturing is, by far, the largest industry sector in the state due primarily to our Midwestern work ethic. The I-74 Corridor is lined with some of the most sophisticated and demanding manufacturers in the world.
Communities throughout the I-74 corridor have been working hard to create 80 miles of opportunity that provide a straight-line connection between our schools and local manufacturers. Students here receive hands-on training in precision machining, welding, engineering, drafting, computer numerical controlled (CNC) operations and other skills in high-demand at regional training centers including:
IVY Tech’s campuses in Batesville, Lawrenceburg, and Shelbyville are also preparing workers with the skills businesses need with certificate and Associate degree programs in areas such as:
With a workforce of more than three million within a 90-minute drive, manufacturers here have access to a huge workforce ready to meet their needs. Those with specialized training and other labor needs can receive on-site custom training and workforce assessment assistance to help them get up to speed fast.
Several major companies including Honda Manufacturing of Indiana and Hill-Rom – a leading provider of medical technologies – have already discovered the unparalleled benefits that the I-74 Business Corridor has to offer. Isn’t it time you took a closer look?
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