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