Pipefitting class coming soon

July 8, 2014 - 10:58am -- braswell

  POPLARVILLE - A course offering the industry recognized certificate in pipefiitting will be taught at Pearl River Community College’s Poplarville campus during the fall semester.
  The course will meet from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Cost is $300.
  Students who complete the course will be eligible for application for 10-hour OSHA certification, basic lift truck operator OSHA certification and NCCER certification in introductory craft skills core curriculum, Level 1 and Level 2 pipefitting.
  Students must be 18 years old and complete the following steps in this order to reserve a seat:
  •CRC Certificate rating of silver or better. Free CRC testing is offered at the Woodall Center in Hattiesburg; 601 554-4646.
  •Clean drug screen at student’s expense.
  •Application. Contact Cheryl Frierson at 601 403-1113 for application.
  •Full payment at the PRCC business office in Poplarville.
  Tuition assistance throught the Workforce Investment Act is available for those who qualify. Contact a WIN Job Center or Rebekah Jackson at 601 336-2291 or rejackson@prcc.edu about WIA funding.
  Students must provide steel toed shoes, clear safety glasses, welding cap and gloves, long-sleeved snap shirt and tape measure.