Upcoming Training

Interactive Workforce Classes Online 

WORKFORCE TRAINING

COMMERCIAL TRUCK DRIVING: Big Sandy Community and Technical College offers Class A and B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) on our Hager Hill campus.  Classes start every 5 weeks:

  • September 27th – October 30th,
  • October 30th – December 3rd.

For more information on this class, please contact Brian Phillips at 606-788-2923 or email bphillips0084@kctcs.edu. 

OSHA 10 CONSTRUCTION:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an OSHA 10 Construction certification class on demand.  For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or email clowe0059@kctcs.edu 

FORKLIFT CERTIFICATION:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Forklift Certification class on our Pikeville campus September 14th and November 9th.  For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or email clowe0059@kctcs.edu

PLUMBING CONTINUING 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 November 10.  For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or by email clowe0059@kctcs.edu

HEALTHCARE TRAINING

CPR FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a CPR for Healthcare Professionals on September 28th and 29th. For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or by email clowe0059@kctcs.edu

NURSING ASSISTANT SKILLS I: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Nursing Assistant Skills I class on our Pikeville campus on the following dates and times:

  • 10-23 / 12-11 from 09:00 AM until 12:00 PM on Tuesday 

For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or by email clowe0059@kctcs.edu

NURSING ASSISTANT SKILLS I: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Nursing Assistant Skills I class at our Prestonsburg campus on the following dates:

  • 10-09 / 12-11 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Tuesday
  • 10-22 / 12-12 from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM on Monday/Wednesday 

For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or by email clowe0059@kctcs.edu 

 NURSING ASSISTANT SKILLS I: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Nursing Assistant Skills I class at our Mayo campus on the following dates: 

For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or by email clowe0059@kctcs.edu 

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN: Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Pharmacy Technician class from October1 through November 5. The class will be offered online.  For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or by email clowe0059@kctcs.edu 

 PHLEBOTOMY:  Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold a Phlebotomy Technician class from August 15 through December 5 on our Pikeville campus. The class will meet each Tuesday and Thursday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or by email clowe0059@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 October 28 and 29 on our Hager Hill campus.  For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or by email clowe0059@kctcs.edu

Community Education 

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 Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or email clowe0059@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.

Register Online, Here.

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 

Register Online, Here.

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 September 20, October 11, November 8, and December 6 on our Pikeville campus (Room S230). The class is FREE. For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or email gwhisman0001@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 September 18, October 9, November 6, and December 4 on our Pikeville campus (Room S230). The class is FREE. For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or email gwhizman0001@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):

  • September 25 and September 27
  • October 23 and October 25
  • November 27 and November 29
  • December 11 and December 13

The class is FREE. For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or email gwhizman0001@kctcs.edu  Must have Underground Mine Card  

ELECTRICAL RETRAINING:   Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold an 8-Hour Electrical Retraining from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on October 13, November 17, and December 15 on our Pikeville campus (Room S230). The class is FREE. For more information, contact Workforce Solutions at (606) 230-0354 or email gwhizman0001@kctcs.edu