Construction and Renovation Tradesman Program

Construction Program
Construction Program
Construction Program
Construction Program
Construction and Renovation Tradesman Program

The Construction and Renovation Tradesman program is 7-months of earning college credits toward an Associate of Technical Studies Degree that provides hands on training in the areas of Blueprint Reading, Plumbing, OSHA, Masonry, HVAC, Finish Carpentry, Carpentry, and Wiring. The program is designed to either take individual classes or the entire program.

Classes are offered every semester at the LCCC Learning Center in Lorain (within the St. Joseph Community Center). For more information, call 440-233-7240 or email Eric Gilles, Program Coordinator/Instructor, at

Applicants for the Construction and Renovation Tradesman program must:

  • Have a GED or high school diploma to enroll--submit official transcript to LCCC Records Office 
  • Complete LCCC Admission Form 
  • Recommended immunization: Tetanus

The bureau of Labor Market Information of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reports that over the 2000-2010 period, the Cleveland-Lorain-Elyria economy is projected to create 9,180 new Construction trade positions.

You can become part of a construction team that transforms ideas into reality. This program prepares successful students for future jobs.



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. 

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Register Today!

Register today for Fall classes. Classes begin August 25. Learn more and register today at  

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.
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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.


Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at

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

Hours of Operation

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