FIND A CAREER
Put your passion to work.
WORK BASED TRAINING
Whether you are seeking training, internships, or apprenticeships and more, we have opportunities for everyone.
Upgrading your skills is important in today's economy. No matter if you are in a high tech field or in the service industry, we can help you learn new skills or improve current skills. We make it easy to enhance your employ-ability!
Apprenticeship is an educational training strategy that prepares people for professional employment through a combination of classroom instruction and on-the-job training in a structured employment setting under proper supervision of a skilled worker which results in a industry recognized certification.
FEC's classroom training is designed to lead to a diploma or certificate or credential in a high demand occupation. In many cases, we can assist you with options for financing your education, whether you need to get your High School Equivalency diploma, higher education at a community college, four-year institution, or trade school, or other kinds of training. We will pay the training costs for applicants or employees requiring certification for certain skilled positions. Our partnerships with Metropolitan Community College (MCC) and the University of Central Missouri (UCM), along with other state-certified institutions, allows us to bring the best and most relevant classroom training to our talent.
Provides training in new skills, or ongoing training to "skill up"
Books, tools, and supply assistance
TRAINING & PLACEMENT OPPORTUNITIES
If you need additional training in a high-demand career, we can help with tuition and other assistance. With our Customized Training in Time (TNT) system, we can launch customized, specific training courses that work for you and your employer/future employer.
Whether it be On-the-Job Training (OJT), where you are paid while you work and learn, classroom training, or a combination of both, we will assist you with achieving the skills you need. Training is available in a selection of industries.
Healthcare: Medical Records and Health Information Technician
• Protect the security of medical records to ensure that confidentiality is maintained.
• Review records for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with regulations.
• Retrieve patient medical records for physicians, technicians, or other medical personnel.
• Assign the patient to diagnosis-related groups (DRGs), using appropriate computer software.
Average hourly wage: $18.53
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) ENGINEERING
Information technology is a sought after skill in the workforce. Companies use a wide range of data, technology and information to manage their processes and production.
Through classroom training informed by business-defined needs, students receive up-to-date training applicable to real-world applications.
Upgrade your skill set today and enter a high-demand career tomorrow.
The TechHire Program provides job training and employment services for clients in IT, healthcare, advanced manufacturing and financial services. Here are just a few examples of careers you can obtain through TechHire training:
IT: Web Developer
• Perform or direct Website updates.
• Write, design, or edit Web page content or direct others producing content.
• Confer with management or development teams to prioritize needs, resolve conflicts, develop content criteria, or choose solutions.
• Back up files from Web sites to local directories for instant recovery in case of problems
Average hourly wage: $25.20
Advanced Manufacturer: CNC Operator
• Measure dimensions of finished workpieces to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments, templates, and fixtures.
• Mount, install, align, and secure tools, attachments, fixtures, and workpieces on machines, using hand tools and precision measuring instruments.
• Stop machines to remove finished workpieces or to change tooling, setup, or workpiece placement, according to required machining sequences.
• Transfer commands from servers to computer numerical control (CNC) modules, using computer network links.
Average hourly wage: $20.87
Team Assemblers $33,996
Computer Controlled Machine Tool Operators $43,404
• Operate computers programmed with accounting software to record, store, and analyze information.
• Check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes.
• Classify, record, and summarize numerical and financial data to compile and keep financial records, using journals and ledgers or computers.
• Debit, credit, and total accounts on computer spreadsheets and databases, using specialized accounting software.
Average hourly wage: $18.75
Insurance Sales Agents $61,790
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks $36,894