CCC&TI briefs

Jun. 10, 2014 @ 11:24 PM

CCC&TI fall registration underway

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute is taking applications and registering students for Fall Semester classes. If you are interested in attending classes this fall, call the college’s Caldwell Campus at 828-726-2200 or the Watauga Campus at 828-297-3811 to get started. Fall registration will continue through July 31. Final registration is Aug. 14, and classes begin Aug. 18.  For more information visit

Electrical Lineman I class begins June 16

CCC&TI will offer the Electrical Lineman I class June 16 to Aug. 15. The class will meet on the Caldwell Campus Monday through Friday. Registration fee is $187. The course prepares students for a career as an apprentice for a journeyman lineman. In this program, students will develop the knowledge and skills to install, operate, maintain, and repair indoor and outdoor residential, commercial, and industrial electrical systems, and associated power transmission lines. For more information, or to register, call 726-2242.

Registration for Medication Aide still open

CCC&TI will offer Medication Aide from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. from June 27 through July 3 on the Caldwell Campus in Hudson. For more information, or to register, call 726-2242.

New Food Service Assistant class offered

The NCWorks Career Planning and Placement Center, 1909 Hickory Blvd, will offer a Food Service Assistant course 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 7 to Aug. 8. This course introduces basic restaurant skills. Students will learn to work in one or more functional areas of the kitchen such as cleaning and sanitizing, dish and pot washing, dry and refrigerated storage and receiving, and the serving line. Students also will learn safety and personal hygiene practices expected on the job site. The cost of the class is $180 but tuition is waived for those who are unemployed or underemployed. To register, call 726-2453.

Truck driver training offered in Hudson

CCC&TI will offer three Truck Driver Training classes this summer on the Transportation and Public Safety Campus in Hudson. The day class will meet Aug. 6 through Oct. 10 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The evening classes will meet Aug. 18 through Dec. 8 from 5 to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday. The weekend class meets Aug. 8 through Dec. 20, from 5 to 10 p.m. on Fridays and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. To register, or for more information, please call 726-2380.

Massage therapy classes begin July 7

CCC&TI will offer a Massage Therapy course for the Caldwell Campus in Hudson that will prepare students for the certification examination required for North Carolina licensure. The course, which includes a Human Resource Development component, will be offered starting July 7. The cost of the course is $308.50. For more information, or to register, call 726-2242. The last day to register is June 27.