Welders Helper Training

Press Release

Posted: December 12, 2012


A short-term Welder’s Helper training course is available through ShaleNet and Lorain County Community College.

The two-week course quickly prepares students for entry-level positions in the natural gas industry. Students will learn:

  • Natural Gas Employability Skills
  • Basic First Aid and CPR
  • Defensive Driving
  • Natural Gas 101
  • Ariel Work Platform, Rough Terrain Forklift, Basic Fitting, Downhill
  • Fall Protection and Spill Prevention
  • Reporting

Students must be able to work long hours, perform physically strenuous and repetitive tasks, demonstrate safety awareness in a drug-free industry, have an excellent attendance record, and be able to work in extreme environmental conditions and temperatures.

Those interested should take the talent match quiz at http://www.shalenet.org/ and then call the Employment NetWork at (440) 284-4296. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

To learn more, visit http://www.shalenet.org/.


October is Manufacturing Month

This series of activities for high school students through adults showcases the importance of manufacturing in Lorain County.

Events include:
  • OH Makes@LCCC Conference
  • Think Manufacturing Student Expo
  • Mechatronics Information Session
  • "What Makes What in Lorain County
Click here for a complete list of events. 

Canvas Has Replaced ANGEL

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Earn College Credit for Your Experience

Your professional, military or volunteer experience in an applied area may make you eligible to receive college credit. Click here to learn more.   


Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Click here to learn more.  

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, spring 2015, or fall 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.