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WORKFORCE TRAINING

LINEMAN PROGRAM:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will offer a Lineman, Fiber Optics, CDL and OSHA program on our Hager Hill campus on February 17 through May 12.  The class will meet Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  For more information, contact Danny Tonkin at (606) 230-0354 or email wtonkin0001@kctcs.edu 

CERTIFIED FIBER OPTIC TECHNICIAN (CFOT): Big Sandy Community and Technical College will offer a Certified Fiber Optic Technician Course on our Hager Hill campus March 6 through March 8.  The class will meet Monday through Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For more information, contact Danny Tonkin at (606) 230-0354 or email wtonkin0001@kctcs.edu 

CERTIFIED FIBER OPTIC SPECIALIST IN TESTING AND MAINTENANCE (CFOS/T): Maintenance (CFOS/T): Big Sandy Community and Technical College will offer a Certified Fiber Optic Specialist in Testing and Maintenance Course on our Hager Hill campus March 9 through March 10.  The class will meet Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. For more information, contact Danny Tonkin at (606) 230-0354 or email wtonkin0001@kctcs.edu 

CERTIFIED FIBER OPTICS SPLICING SPECIALIST (CFOS/S): Big Sandy Community and Technical College will offer a Certified Fiber Optic Splicing Specialist Course on our Hager Hill campus March 11 through March 12.  The class will meet Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, contact Danny Tonkin at (606) 230-0354 or email wtonkin0001@kctcs.edu

CERTIFIED FIBER OPTIC SPECIALIST IN OUTSIDE PLANT (OSP) CABLING (CFOS/O): Big Sandy Community and Technical College will offer a Certified Fiber Optic Specialist in Outside Plant Cabling Course on our Hager Hill campus March 13 through March 14.  The class will meet Monday and Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, contact Danny Tonkin at (606) 230-0354 or email wtonkin0001@kctcs.edu 

COMMERCIAL TRUCK DRIVING: Big Sandy Community and Technical College offers Class A and B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) on our Hager Hill campus. For more information on this class please contact Leo Fell at 606-788-2923 or email lfelljr0001@kctcs.edu

OSHA 10 CONSTRUCTION:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an OSHA 10 Construction certification course on February 27-28 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on our Hager Hill campus.  For more information, contact Harlan Hammonds at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu 

OSHA 10 CONSTRUCTION:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an OSHA 10 Construction certification course on May 4-5 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on our Pikeville Hill campus.  For more information, contact Harlan Hammonds at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu

FORKLIFT CERTIFICATION:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Forklift Certification course on February 17, March 17, April 21, May 19 and June 16 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on our Pikeville campus.  For more information, contact Danny Tonkin at (606) 230-0354 or email wtonkin0001@kctcs.edu 

PLUMBING CONTINUED EDUCATION:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College, in conjunction with the Kentucky Division of Plumbing, will offer 8 hours of continuing education credits, including 4 hours of code review and 4 hours of safety awareness, beginning in April. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu

HEALTHCARE TRAINING

NURSNG ASSISTANT SKILLS: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold Nursing Assistant Skills class on January 23 through May 1 on our Prestonsburg campus. This class will meet on Monday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu  

CPR FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a CPR for Healthcare Professionals on February 4 and February 11, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on our Hager Hill campus.  For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Pharmacy Technician class from February 6 through March 12. The class will be offered online. For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu  

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Pharmacy Technician class from April 4 through May 2 on our Pikeville campus. The class will meet each Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu  

PHLEBOTOMY:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Phlebotomy Technician class from February 28 through May 2 on our Pikeville campus. The class will meet each Tuesday and Thursday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu

AMERICAN HEART CPR AND FIRST AID:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an American Heart CPR and First Aid class on March 1 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on our Hager Hill campus.  For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu 

AMERICAN HEART CPR AND FIRST AID:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an American Heart CPR and First Aid class on April 7 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on our Hager Hill campus.  For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu 

AMERICAN HEART CPR AND FIRST AID:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an American Heart CPR and First Aid class on June 9 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on our Hager Hill campus.  For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu 

BASIC LIFE SUPPORT FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a CPR for Healthcare Professionals on March 7-8 and May 17-18 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on our Pikeville campus.  For more information, contact Brenda Miller at (606) 788-2922 or email brenda.miller@kctcs.edu

Community Education

WOODWORKING:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will be hosting a woodworking class at its Mayo campus each Tuesday night from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Classes will run January 10 through May 2.  You can register on any Tuesday through May 2. 

The class is for anyone interested in woodworking and building projects with wood. This course is specifically designed for working adults with beginner, intermediate, and advanced experience levels.  The students will learn how to use the machines in the lab to take rough wood to a finished product. Students will design their own product and materials, and the instructor will assist the students with how to assemble. For more information, contact Adam McGinnis at (606) 788-2832 or email Imcginnis0003@kctcs.edu 

DRIVER’S EDUCATION: Big Sandy Community and Technical College holds Driver’s Education and Driver’s Education Refresher courses on a monthly and individualized basis. Pre-registration is required. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu  

BASIC RIDER MOTORCYCLE I: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold Basic Motorcycle Rider classes on the Prestonsburg campus beginning in April.  Classes will run Friday through Sunday. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu  

ONLINE TRAINING

MEDICAL CODING:  $95 Take your first step toward a lucrative career as a medical coder! In this course, you’ll learn how to use the CPT manual and the ICD-10-CM to find medical codes for any disease, condition, treatment, or surgical procedure. This knowledge will help prepare you to work almost anywhere in the medical field – doctors’ offices, clinics, public health facilities, hospitals, labs, nursing homes, insurance agencies, or even the comfort of your own home. To register online:  http://www.ed2go.com/bsctc/online-courses/medical-coding?tab=detail

MICROSFOT OFFICE 2016 VALUE SUITE:  $324 This Value Suite combines three foundational Microsoft Office 2016 courses, teaching you the ins and outs of: 

  • Microsoft Word 2016
  • Microsoft Excel 2016
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

Classes beginning:  January 18, February 15, March 15 and April 12   To register online:  http://www.ed2go.com/bsctc/online-courses/word-powerpoint-excel-2016-training?tab=overview                

HOME INSPECTION CERTIFICATE:  $2,295  The Home Inspection Online Training Program covers the principal components of home inspection procedures and processes. You’ll learn how to create a home inspection report that will detail the home's condition, including the heating and cooling systems, the plumbing and electrical systems, the roof and siding, and the framing and foundation. This course is a 12-month, 200-hour course.

  • Career Opportunities:  This program can prepare you for the following careers:
  • Construction Manager ~ Facilities Manager ~ Estimator ~ Construction Foreman ~ Construction Worker

To register online:  https://careertraining.ed2go.com/bsctc/training-programs/home-inspection?Category=construction-and-trades-construction

Upcoming Retraining  

MINE EMERGENCY TECH RETRAINING: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an 8-Hour Mine Emergency Tech Retraining from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8 and June 12 on our Pikeville campus (Room S230). The class is FREE. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu  

SURFACE MINE RETRAINING: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an 8-Hour Surface Mine Retraining from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on February 15, March 15, April 12, May 10 and June 14 on our Pikeville campus (Room S230). The class is FREE. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu

    • Must have Surface Mine Card

UNDERGROUND MINE RETRAINING: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a 16-Hour Underground Mine Retraining from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the following dates on our Pikeville campus (Room S230):

  • February 17 and February 20
  • March 17 and March 20
  • April 13 and April 14
  • May 11 and May 12
  • June 15 and June 16 

The class is FREE. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu

    • Must have Underground Mine Card

Upcoming Initial Training

INITIAL SURFACE MINE TRAINING: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a 24-Hour Surface Mine Initial Training from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on March 27 through April 3 on our Pikeville campus (Room S230). The class is FREE. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu  

INITIAL UNDERGROUND TRAININ: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a 40-Hour Initial Underground Training from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on April 17 through April 28 on our Pikeville campus (Room S230). The class is FREE. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu  

INITIAL MET TRAINING: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a 60-Hour Initial Underground Training from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on May 15 through June 2 on our Pikeville campus (Room S230). The class is FREE. For more information, contact Harlan Hammond at (606) 218-1228 or email hhammond0002@kctcs.edu