Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

11/16/2011 -- CCAC–West Hills Center hosts Skilled Trades and Services Fair

PRESS RELEASE
For more information, contact CCAC Public Relations.

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) West Hills Center in Oakdale will host the fifth annual Skilled Trades and Services Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. November 22. Participants can engage in hands-on student contests and view live trade demonstrations for high-paying and highly rewarding careers.

Featured trades include Automotive, Carpentry, Heavy Equipment Operation, HVAC, Iron Working, Plumbing and Welding. CCAC offers 19 degree and certificate programs in these and other trades, all of which can be completed in two years or less at CCAC’s state-of-the-art facilities.  

Lunch and refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public, but reservations are requested to rlogreco@ccac.edu or 412.788.7500. For more information or to view an informational video, visit www.ccac.edu/trades.

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission is to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond. Visit www.ccac.edu to learn more.