LTC Offers Free Non-Traditional Occupation Exploration Classes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

10/24/2014

CLEVELAND, WI – 

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.  Three different exploration classes will be offered in November.

Introduction to Electrical Studies is a free class that will be held Wednesdays, Oct 29, 2014, November 5, November 12 and November 19 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Participants learn about the terms and skills used in electricity, workplace safety and tools, meters and measurements, general wiring practices and circuit protection, plus career opportunities in the electricity field.

Introduction to Machine Tool Skills is a free class that will be held Saturdays on November 1, November 8 and November 15 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Participants learn about terms and skills used in machine tool, workplace safety and tools, hands-on introduction to the operation of a drill press, milling machines, lathes, saws, and CNC machine. Participants will also learn about career opportunities in the machine tool field.

Introduction to Auto Body Collision is a free class that will be held on Thursday, November 13 from 4:30-8:30 pm;  Friday, November 14, 2014 from 4:30 -8:30 pm and Saturday, November 15,  8am-4:30 pm with a half hour lunch break.  All classes will be held at the Cleveland Campus in the Trade and Industry Building in room T101.  Participants will learn to use industry tools safely, repair dents, sandy body filler, spray primer and basecoat/clear coat paint and explore career opportunities in the auto collision repair industry

Space is limited.  Preregistration is required and may be completed at www.gotoltc.edu/nto or call LTC Sheboygan at 920.208.5888 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 a median salary of $46,800 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at four additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at: gotoltc.edu.

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