LTC to Offer Electrical Continuing Education Seminars

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

2/25/2016

CLEVELAND, WI – 

Lakeshore Technical College is offering a series of electrical continuing education seminars beginning March 14.  Participants can take one or both of the seminars in the series.

 

The first seminar will be on Monday, March 14 from 5:30-9:30pm with Electrical Safety and Arc Flash Hazard.  This seminar will educate the learner about the safety hazards involved in working with or near electricity and will review the basics of electricity, discuss electrical terms, and identify methods that can be used to ensure proper operation of electrical equipment.  In addition, participants will examine the new industry standards for establishing safe practices to protect electrical workers from the hazards of shock, electrocution, arc flash, and arc blast and will learn how to apply them in the workplace.  

 

This seminar will be held in the Manitowoc County Training room on the Cleveland campus and the cost is $125.  This seminar has been approved for four hours of continuing education credit by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services for: Commercial Electrical Inspector, Journeyman Electrician, Master Electrician, and UDC-Electrical Inspector.  The class number is 20553.

 

The second seminar, Electrical Code Update: NEC Analysis of Changes, will be held on Monday, April 4, from 5:00-8:30pm.  This seminar will review significant changes from the 2011 NEC to the 2014 NEC.  Participants should bring their 2011 NEC to class as well as the 2014 NEC if they have it.  A copy of the SPS 316 will be provided. 

This seminar will be held in the Cleveland Training Room on the Cleveland campus and the cost is $79. The seminar is approved for three hours of continuing education credit by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services for all electrical licensing categories. The class number is 27133.

 

To register by phone with credit card, call 1.888.GO TO LTC (1.888.468.6582) Ext. 1366. For questions or detailed information, visit http://www.gotoltc.edu/seminars or call Ruth Semph at 920.693.1167, or e-mail at ruth.semph@gotoltc.edu.

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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