LCCC to Offer Job Skills Training for Trades Careers for Fall 2021

published Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC), an approved provider of PA DEP Continuing Education credits, will provide current, quality skills training in the following areas for individuals wanting to learn a trade. These noncredit classes are offered on a rotational schedule during a semester and may be held at an off-campus location, as noted.
For people interested in classes in Water Treatment Continuing Education, such as Water Distribution, Water Treatment Plant Operator Level I and Small Water System Operations, call Joe Salla at 570-690-2130.
Welding I teaches basic skills in Shielded Metal Arch Welding (Stick) on steel. LCCC will hold two classes this semester, both on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m., at Welder Training and Testing Institute in Allentown. The first class begins Aug. 10 through Sept. 23 and the other Oct. 5 through Nov. 18. Cost is $649. Students are required to wear proper attire, which includes work boots, straight-leg jeans, long-sleeve shirt, safety glasses, welding gloves, jacket and helmet. Equipment can be purchased at WTTI; call 610-437-9720 for pricing.
Pumps and Pumping covers different types of pumps and their application, as well as the fundamentals of pumping, pressure and flows associated with pumping, including the horsepower and electrical requirements of a pump. Class will be held at LCCC’s main campus on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 2 through Dec. 9 (no class held Nov. 25), from 6 to 9 p.m. Fee is $701.
For more course information, call 610-799-1942. To register, visit, call 610-799-1197 or email