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Workforce Solutions Offering Classes in October and November

Underground Mining Refresher Class
A 16-hour underground mining refresher class will be held on November 4 and 5, 8:00 am 4:30 pm, Herron Tech Center in Morganfield. Deadline to register is October 26, 2012. For more information or to register please contact Shannon Clements at 270-831-9711. Cost is $120.00.

Underground Initial Mining Class
A 40-hour underground initial mining class will be held on October 27 and 28, November 3 and 4, 8:00 am 6:00 pm, Herron Tech Center in Morganfield. Deadline to register is October 19, 2012. The class is free to Kentucky residents. For more information or to register please contact Shannon Clements at 270-831-9711. T

Basic Welding
A basic welding in industry class will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from October 22 December 12, 2012, 5:30 pm 8:30 pm, IET building, 701 Pennel Street in Henderson. Deadline to register is October 15th. For more information or to register please contact Jo Ann Brock at 270-831-9658. Cost is $650 for 48 hours of instruction.

Introductory Astronomy for Kids
An Introductory class for kids (ages 10-15) about astronomy will be held, November 6th and 8th , 6 pm 8 pm, Sullivan Technology Building room 310 on HCC campus. Students will learn the basics of astronomy, build their own Galileoscope telescope, and discuss and demonstrate proper telescope use. After successfully building their telescopes, students will be invited to a star party at HCC, where they will have the opportunity to view objects through the lens of their telescope, as well as a more powerful telescope provided by the college. Deadline to register is October 26, 2012. For more information or to register, please contact Jo Ann Brock at 270-831-9658. Cost is $45.00 (includes telescope and 4 hours of instruction.)