Pathways On-Demand Workforce Development Grant Skills Training for the Manufacturing Industry – Now Available! The City of South Bend is once again sponsoring training for incumbent workers of local South Bend manufacturing companies through the Pathways On-Demand Workforce Development grant. This grant is made available through the Community Investment Department of the City through the end of 2022. Register now! Who can participate? City of South Bend-based manufacturing companies and their incumbent workers. training options: What trainings are being offered? Click the name of each training for additional information on the course. We are partnering with Purdue MEP to deliver a variety of courses at no charge, including: Leadership training Skills for Success for Frontline Leaders (Supervisors/Team Leads): 8 days of classroom + 1 day of project presentationsSkills for Success for Managers: 9 days classroom + 1 day of project presentations Industrial Maintenance trainings: 3 days each Electrical FundamentalsAC Motor Controls and Relay Ladder LogicPneumatics – Level 1 Lean Certification Team Member Certification Training: 3 daysLean Implementation Leader Certification Training: 8 days How much does the training cost? The trainings are free to those that qualify for the grant. See Grant Requirements. This is an excellent opportunity to provide training for your incumbent workers for free! Don’t lose your spot. Register your company today! For additional information, please see Frequently Asked Questions. Partners “The City’s ongoing partnership with Purdue MEP has helped hundreds of citizens to increase their knowledge, their income and their value to their employers, while employers have seen tangible benefits in efficiencies and increased revenue. This partnership is an outstanding example of higher education partnering with local government to empower a diverse and inclusive range of citizens and companies. South Bend looks forward to continued partnership and programming with Purdue MEP to make our entire community even more successful.” – South Bend Mayor James Mueller HomeFrequently Asked QuestionsGrant RequirementsTraining OptionsSample Impact SurveyInformation ReleaseAbout Purdue MEP Contact Any questions regarding the trainings or registration process should be directed to Jacob Alexander at firstname.lastname@example.org or (574) 235-9278. Register now!