About - Workforce Development
To develop and deliver education and training programs for incumbent workers that meets the specific needs of each organization served.
VU’s Business & Industry programs provide training and educational opportunities for individuals seeking increased career advancement potential or wanting a new career, displaced workers, and employers seeking a competitive edge.
B&I provides customized training and related services to assist in improved overall business performance. High-quality training is the VU standard – classroom and hands-on training. Our goal is to enhance efficiency by positively effecting productivity and dramatically reducing down-time. The result is a skilled, adaptive, and motivated workforce.
Customized, company-specific training is also available. VU B&I assists companies in assessing their training needs, developing curriculum, securing resources, and providing the training. Our qualified, experienced instructors possess backgrounds in both education and industry. They are able to deliver training that is specifically geared to the skill level of the employee/student.
Statewide Business and Industry Training uses a closed loop methodology designed to provide measurable results for your employee education efforts.
- Training programs may be credit or non-credit l Short, topical seminars are offered
- Individualized courses for specific needs
- Or select a series of classes that lead to Customized Certificate of Applied Learning • Certificate of Technical Achievement signed by the Governor of Indiana, Apprenticeship-Related Training, Associates in Applied Science (AAS) degree, General Education or the Technology Apprenticeship Option
- In 2011 Vincennes University began offering Lean Six Sigma for Healthcare and Lean Six Sigma for Manufacturing & Service certifications using the curriculum developed by Proffer Brainchild. Learn about Lean Six Sigma certifications issued by Vincennes University.