LTC Offers Free Non-Traditional Occupation Exploration Classes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

4/11/2013

CLEVELAND, WI – 

CLEVELAND – Lakeshore Technical College will be offering the opportunity to explore non-traditional occupation opportunities through free exploration classes. NTO exploration classes are designed to give women the opportunity to experience “hands-on learning” in fields that have traditionally had few females in their ranks and that may offer higher pay and greater satisfaction. Two different exploration classes will be offered with the focus being on Green Energy careers.

Introduction to Green Careers for Women: Wind Energy Technology will be held on Mondays April 22 and 29 from 5 – 9 pm at the Cleveland campus in room A216. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about safety and climber gear assembly, wind turbine function, classifications and power distribution, site assessments, environmental impact and career opportunities in the wind energy industry.

Introduction to Green Careers for Women: Nuclear Energy Technician will be held on Mondays May 13 and 20 from 5-9pm at the Cleveland campus in in room A206. Participants will learn about atomic structure, radioactive decay, components and structure of nuclear reactors, nuclear energy and career opportunities in the nuclear energy industry.

Space is limited. Preregistration is required and may be completed at www.gotoltc.edu/nto or call LTC Sheboygan at 920.208.5884 or LTC Manitowoc at 920.683.2846 for more information.

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 11,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.

Close to 1,000 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn an average starting salary of $45,000 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at four sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at gotoltc.edu.

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