The following is a news release from Pearl River Community College.
Pearl River Community College will offer an evening welding class during the fall semester at the Hancock Center in Waveland.
The class will meet from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, beginning Aug. 15 and ending Dec. 8. Classes meet in the Hancock Center welding shop at 454 Highway 90, Waveland.
Cost for the course is $250 with $50 due when the application is turned in and the remainder by the first day of class.
The class offers an industry recognized certificate in welding, including applications for certifications in 10-hour OSHA and NCER introductory craft skills core curriculum and Level I welding modules.
Applications can be obtained by contacting Raymond Jarrell at 228-252-7011.
Workforce Investment Act tuition assistance is available through WIN Job Centers. For assistance with WIA, contact Sonya Hunt at 601 403-1101 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students must be 18 years old by Aug. 15 and must provide welding shield, gloves and hat, steel-toed shoes, safety glasses, ear plugs and a long sleeve shirt.