Peggy Young

Peggy Young

Peggy Young has been with Riverland Community College since 1991 and joined the Riverland Customized Training and Education team in 2008.  Her focus is on Industrial Safety, Manufacturing, Leadership, Trade & Industry, and providing Strengths-based training as a StrengthsQuest Educator.  Peggy is also the Department of Labor – MnAMP grant manager and MJSP grant coordinator for Riverland Community College.  Peggy works with individuals and business clients to provide solutions through customized training with a focus on curriculum enhancement and extended learning initiatives.

Peggy graduated from Riverland Community College with an Associate in Arts Degree; she then continued her education and graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato with a Bachelor of Science degree. She also holds a Minnesota Real Estate Salesperson license.  She is deeply involved in the community, serving on the City of Austin Board of Equalization and Appeals, as clerk on the Austin School Board, and in a number of volunteer roles, including the Austin Packer Backer Booster Club, the APS Calendar Committee, the Vision 2020 Education Committee and a variety of Chamber of Commerce committees.

Contact Peggy Young at 507-433-0602 or for more information about these programs, courses, and services.

  • OSHA Compliance
  • Strengths-based Training
  • Industrial and Workplace Safety
  • Commercial Vehicle DOT Inspection
  • Power Limited Technician Re-certification
  • Workplace Safety Topics
  • Blue Print Reading
  • Continuing Education for Electricians & Building Contractors
  • Industrial Mechanics
  • Boiler Operator Training
  • Welding
  • Training/Curriculum Development
  • Automotive Industry Auditor Training
  • Aerospace Auditor Training
  • SPHR/PHR (SHRM Learning System)
  • Trade and Industry Training and Development
  • MnAMP Grant Management
  • MJSP Grant Coordination