Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

05/09/2012 -- CCAC–South Campus offers summer welding courses

PRESS RELEASE
For more information contact CCAC Public Relations

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)–South Campus is offering welding classes for the summer term. Summer classes begin June 4 and will be held at the Steel Center Area Vocational Technical School, 565 Lewis Run Road, Jefferson Borough, PA 15205. 

Students who complete CCAC’s Welding Certificate program are eligible to take the American Welding Society (AWS) D1.1 and D1.5 Certification Test. Full-time students in this program are prepared to sit for AWS certification in four months. Students may also work toward an Associate of Science degree in one of several program areas including Welding Technology, Building Maintenance Technology, Building Construction Technology and Manufacturing Technology. The US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, lists more than 125 occupations related to the welding and joining processes. 

To enroll or for more information, please call 412.469.4315 or visit www.ccac.edu, search keyword “welding”. CCAC–South Campus is located at 1750 Clairton Road, West Mifflin, PA 15122.  

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission is to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond.