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

Lakeshore Technical College is a leading provider of technical education offering more than 120 career programs including associate degrees, technical diplomas, technical certificates and apprenticeship programs. In addition, LTC offers distance learning, customized training to business and industry, and continuing education opportunities.

Serving a 200,500-resident population in east central Wisconsin, LTC operates a main campus in Cleveland and additional learning sites at LTC Manitowoc, LTC Sheboygan, LTC-Plymouth Science & Technology Center, and the Lakeshore Culinary Institute. The college also operates Community Education Centers at area high schools in Elkhart Lake, Cedar Grove-Belgium, Howards Grove, Kiel, Mishicot, Oostburg, Plymouth, Random Lake, Reedsville, and Two Rivers; and 27 distance learning sites. LTC's mission is to enrich lives and strengthen the economy by preparing a workforce that is skilled, diverse and flexible. On average, 87% of LTC graduates work in the LTC District which includes Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties, and parts of Calumet and Ozaukee Counties. Visit LTC at: gotoltc.edu.

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