Community College Offers Free Construction Skills Training to Colorado Students

An information session will be held Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. in Room 101 at the Southwest Colorado Community College Mancos campus.

Thu September 14, 2017 - National Edition
Emily Buenzle


Southwest Colorado Community College will host a free Construction Skills Training course from Sept. 18 to Oct. 6.
Southwest Colorado Community College will host a free Construction Skills Training course from Sept. 18 to Oct. 6.

Southwest Colorado Community College will host a free Construction Skills Training course from Sept. 18 to Oct. 6.

The course, which will be funded by the Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative, will include:

  • OSHA 10-hour construction training
  • construction math and measurement
  • workplace and communication skills
  • an introduction to using hand tools and power tools
  • an overview of blueprint reading, and
  • the option for students to receive certification in CPR and CDOT flagging.
  • An information session will be held Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. in Room 101 at the Southwest Colorado Community College Mancos campus, The Journal reported.

    Students must complete a registration form before attending the classes, which will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept 18 to Oct. 6, at the Mancos campus.

    For more information, contact Nancy Zimmer at 970-564-6230.




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