National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month

In an effort to raise awareness, promote a level of preparedness and ensure a safe learning and working environment, the Office of Campus Security will participate in the federal government’s National Preparedness Month by conducting the following activities:

Thursday, September 13 

  • 12 noon and
  • 6 pm 

Emergency Notification System Testing
Portions of the campus Emergency Notification System (external siren, internal public address system) will be tested.

Thursday, September 13 

  • 12 - 1 pm
  • College Center, Room CC 114
  • Lunch will be served

Emergency Preparedness and Safety Seminar
A seminar will be conducted by Campus Security addressing emergency preparedness and responding to an active shooter.

Online Training

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Independent Study Courses (Online Training)

Active Shooter:  What You Can Do
Everyone can help prevent and prepare for potential active shooter situations. This course provides guidance to individuals so that they can prepare to respond to an active shooter situation.

This course is not written for law enforcement officers, but for non-law enforcement citizens. The material may provide recommended actions for non-law enforcement citizens to take should they be confronted with an active shooter situation. 

http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS907.asp

Individuals that successfully complete this course will receive a FEMA certificate of completion via email.  It is important to note that individuals taking this course must submit their Social Security Number to FEMA as your student ID number in order to complete the final exam.  If you would prefer an alternate ID number, please follow the directions at the FEMA link above.

 

Announcements

Extended Hours

Enrollment and Financial Services, located on the first floor of the Bass Library, will offer extended hours through August including some Saturday hours. 

Click here for extended hours.   

Register Today!

Register today for Fall classes. Classes begin August 25. Learn more and register today at www.lorainccc.edu/register.  

Convocation Office Closure

All LCCC offices will be closed 8:30-11:30 a.m., Wednesday, August 20, 2014 for Convocation.

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
 
Click here to learn more and register.

Campus Tours

Tours for new and prospective LCCC student will be offered at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and at 4 p.m. on Thursdays through August 21. This is a great way to become familiar with campus and find classes for the upcoming semester. No registration is necessary. Simply show up at the Student Life desk on the second floor of College Center.

MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

Lorain County WIN

LCCC and the JVS have launched Lorain County WIN (Workforce Innovation Network), a new partnership providing workforce training to Lorain County. Learn more at www.loraincountywins.com.

Hours of Operation

Please note that campus service hours have been adjusted for summer semester. For a list of updated service hours, please visit www.lorainccc.edu/hours