Wilkes-Barre Area Career & Technical Center
Adult evening school education program
2008 - 2009

Registration - - - - - Monday - - - - - Sept. 22nd - - - - - - 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Registration - - - - - Tuesday - - - - - Sept. 23rd - - - - - - 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Registration - - - - - Saturday - - - - - Sept. 27th - - - - - 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Classes Begin the week of Monday, September 29th

 

PLUMBING / HEATING BASIC
72 Hours (24 Meetings)
Basic lay-out & theory of plumbing / heating systems
"hands-on". Basic controls, wiring, basic soldering, basic codes.
Applies to residential & commercial.
Monday & Wednesday
6:30 to 9:30
Cost - $ 450.00



PA AUTO SAFETY INSPECTION
Provides classroom & shop instruction regarding 
requirements governing Pennsylvania State Vehicle Inspection.
Times to be arranged with the instructor.
Cost - $ 175.00 ** Add $40.00 per vehicle category




FORKLIFT TRAINING----ONE (1) DAY SAFETY COURSE
THIS EIGHT (8) HOUR COURSE WILL FULFILL OSHA'S
forklift training requirements. This course provides comprehensive 
training for CURRENT operators. This program uses quality videos
& lectures, along with practical training to demonstrate
how to safely operate a forklift. This highly interactive course
provides in-depth training on inspections, load handling
rated capacity & stability. Training includes classroom & practiced 
skills & will cover the following:
Forklift Training, Inspections, Fueling, Material Handling, Operations.
This class will be held on Saturday, November 1st. (Tentative).
Cost - $125.00




AIR CONDITIONING/REFRIGERATION
72 / 144 HOUR COURSE (48 Meetings)
Includes domestic & commercial refrigeration/A.C., theory, operation,
hands-on soldering, brazing, measurements & troubleshooting
analysis on equipment. Materials, projects, & textbooks are
NOT included.
Tuesday & Thursday
6:30 - 9:30
Cost - $750.00  - 144 Hour Course
Cost - $ 450.00  -  72 Hour Course
Refrigerant Certification is available per request.





WELDING BEGINNERS
72 HOUR COURSE (24 Meetings)
Basic metallurgy & joining metals by electric welding, including 
sheilded metal arc (SMA), gas metal ALC (GMA), manual inert
gas (TIG) processes. Also, oxyacetylene flame cutting,
welding & brazing are included.
Monday & Wednesday
6:30 - 9:00
Cost  - $ 450.00



MASONRY
72 HOUR COURSE (24 Meetings)
Learning basic tools & skills of trowel trades, block laying,
simple brickwork, walls, chimneys, & other forms of basic masonry.
Introduction to estimating & pricing & other topics based 
on the interest of the class.
Monday & Wednesday
6:30 - 9:30
Cost - $ 450.00



AUTOMOTIVE DETAILING
20 Hour Course
Course will addess minor blemish removal & repair.
Call for additional information...
Wednesday & Thursday
6:00 - 8:00
Cost - $ 175.00




UPDATING TO MICROSOFT OFFICE 2007
Offers an essential guide for experienced Office 2003 users.
Assistance in transitioning to Office 2007.
Thursday
20 Hours - 10 weeks
Cost -  $125.00 (Plus Cost of Test...)





ELECTRICAL RESIDENTIAL/INDUSTRIAL
72 HOUR -  24 SESSIONS
Basic Electron Theory, Circuit Configuration, 
Practical Applications.
Monday & Tuesday
6:30 - 9:30
Cost -  $ 450.00 (Plus Cost of Text)


 For Additional Information Please 

Call (570)822-4131 ext.198

 

 

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