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ETC Program Benefits and Details

On this page: Course Content | Time commitment | Certificate Requirements | Cost | Application Process

Time Commitment

  • ETC requires an eight month commitment to complete certification
  • Approximately 6 hours per month are spent in the classroom (excluding elective requirements)
  • The course schedule is provided well in advance so participants can plan time and work schedules accordingly.

Certificate Requirements

  • One course can be missed without a make-up. Make-up classes can be scheduled.
  • Participants are required to complete two elective requirements. These may be completed through the online training catalog or UITS classes.
  • Participants will be required to complete three blog posts during the ETC Program year.


  • ETC is funded through IU Human Resources, which includes instructor and material costs.
  • Departments are responsible for the charge for the two UITS classes. University Computing Services, IT Training & Education is offering the computer courses at a 50% reduced rate for ETC participants. Call 855-7383 to register.

Application Process

  • ETC is open to any interested Indiana University Bloomington Support Staff.
  • Participant selection is on a first-come-first-served basis, and the program fills very quickly, so please submit your application as soon as possible.
  • Once your supervisor approves your participation, you will receive a confirmation letter with more information.
  • If you have questions, contact Wendy at 812-855-9674.