Night welding class starts in January

  POPLARVILLE – Pearl River Community College is accepting applications for a spring semester welding course.
  The class will meet from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m Monday through Thursday, beginning Jan. 6 and ending April 23. The classes will meet in the Career Education Building on the Poplarville campus.
  The course offers an industry recognized certificate in welding, including applications for 10-hour OSHA certification, basic lift truck operator OSHA certification and NCCER certification in the core curriculum introductory craft skills and Welding Level 1 and Level 2 modules.
  Cost is $300 and students must provide welding shield, gloves and cap, steel-toed shoes, long-sleeve shirt, ear plugs and safety glasses. Students must be 18 years old before Jan. 6.
  Students also must provide a clean drug screen and receipt for payment to Shelia in the Career Education Building. Payment is to be made to the PRCC business office. (PRCC will be closed Dec. 18-Jan. 4 for the the Christmas break.)
  Workforce Investment Act tuition assistance will be available for those who qualify. Contact a WIN Job Center or Rebekah Jackson at 601 336-2291,
  For applications, telephone Cheryl at 601 403-1113 or Shelia at 601 403-1241.

Each community college president is asked to bring two (2) wrapped door prizes, minimum value of $50 each. We will have a station set up at the conference for you to drop off the door prizes.

Each community college is asked to provide name tags for their Board members, administration, and staff attending the conference.