LCCC to Offer Job Skills Training for Trades Careers for Spring 2020

published Monday, December 16, 2019
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.
Level I of Water Treatment Plant Operator is being held Wednesdays, Jan. 15 through March 25, from noon to 3 p.m. at Carbon County 911/EMA Building in Nesquehoning. Cost is $736.50. For people interested in other classes in Water Treatment Continuing Education, such as Water Distribution, Water Treatment Plant Operator level II 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 and will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 28 through March 12, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Welder Training and Testing Institute in Allentown at a cost of $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, March 3 through April 7, from 6 to 9 p.m. Fee is $701.
For more course information, call 610-799-1574. To register, visit, call 610-799-1197 or email