August 3, 2012

Skills Can Lead to Jobs

Certification and Licensing Classes Filling Up

Some seats are still available in Western Nevada College fall certification and licensing preparation classes. A broad array of courses can help prepare students to take state or other certified licensing exams designed to improve job readiness. While the preparatory classes are filling up, some sections still have openings. They include:

Certified Inspector of Structures Preparation. A series of four classes (CONS 260, CONS 261, CONS 262 and CONS 263, a total of ten units) provide the training necessary to become licensed as a certified inspector of residential structures.

Essentials of Information Technology (CIT 161, multiple sessions, 3 units). This class uses web-based labs and an online web classroom to provide students an introduction to practical networking and computer security in preparation for the CompTIA Security+ exam.

Microsoft Networking III (CIT 213-1001, class # 80643, 4 units) offers the basic skills and knowledge to configure and maintain a Microsoft Windows Network Infrastructure and readies students for the Window Server 2008 Active Directory Exam.

Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Refresher (EMS 109-1001, class # 80226, 2 units) is available for EMTs who are seeking to maintain their certification. The class requires completion of Healthcare Provider CPR (EMS 100, 0.5 units). WNC is offering multiple sections of the class this fall.

Engine Performance II/Emission Control (AUTO 227-1001, class # 80682, 4 units). This class is among seven classes that prepare students for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification.

Welding Certification Preparation (WELD 250, multiple sections, 3 units). Students will be introduced to the many certifications available by meeting the standards of the American Welding Society codes. Also covers instruction on code certification required by the American Petroleum Institute and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Fall classes begin Monday, Aug. 27. For information, about any of WNC’s career certification preparation opportunities, call 445-3000.

For additional information, please contact:
WNC Information and Marketing Services
2201 W. College Parkway
Carson City, NV 89703
Phone: 775-445-3234
Fax: 775-445-3198

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