JCJC offering ship-fitting classes in Greene County

JCJC offering ship-fitting classes in Greene County

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -  This is a news release from Jones County Junior College

Jones County Junior College's Workforce Development is offering a new two-month Ship-fitting class at the JCJC Greene County Learning Center in Leakesville. Classes will be held Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. beginning on February 16, 2015 through April 3, 2015.

The course will cover basic safety, rigging, communication skills, employability skills, and an introduction to construction math, hand tools, power tools and construction drawing. The Maritime Structural Fitting Level One Course will teach welding safety, oxyfuel cutting, base metal prep, shielded metal arc welding, welding quality, tack welding, fitting and fire safety.

Upon completion of this course, students will be credentialed in ship fitting. The cost of class is free. To register for the Ship-fitting class, call 601-394-4421.

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