Gibson - Workforce Development
Vincennes University's Gibson County Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics offers many programs and courses available for new students, local residents, and current members of the workforce who seek to expand their skills and employment opportunities to remain competitive.
The Gibson Center features certified, licensed faculty and staff who have significant experience both within the industry and instruction. New and revised curricula reinforce the soft skills needed by Indiana’s 21st century technician, including problem solving, communications, ethics, leadership, teamwork, management, organization, and financial planning.
This cutting-edge facility, is located adjacent to major area manufacturers that directly benefit from the training offered at the Gibson Center. Through its relationships with the region’s leading employers and world-class education partners, the Gibson Center is positioned to be a leading resource for workforce development, mining, and other sectors in this area. The State of Indiana and contributions of business and industry partners helped VU create the 57,000 square-foot facility of training labs and learning classrooms that serves employers, employees, and prospective students within southwestern Indiana’s industrial corridor. The Gibson Center is conveniently situated on U.S.Highway 41, within miles of Interstates 64 and 69, just north of Evansville, Indiana.
Workforce training and courses available at the Gibson Center are:
- Crane Operation Certification
- Workplace Safety Training
- OSHA Training Institute
- Heavy Equipment Operation
- Collegiate General Education
- Miner Safety and Technology
- Industrial Maintenance
- Electric Motor Circuits
- Control Circuits
- PLC (Programmable Logic Controller)
For more information, please contact the Gibson Center at 812-888-2888.
8100 South US Hwy 41
Fort Branch, IN 47648