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Summer fun: Register NOW for Kids In College Summer Camps

South Louisiana Community College’s annual Kids in College Summer Camps will offer middle school and high school students a chance to be detectives, life-savers, chefs, video-game makers, rollercoaster designers, and much more.

On-Boarding Sessions for CDL and Scaffolding Offered

SLCC will offer informational sessions about its new scaffolding certification and commercial driver’s license programs in May.

Monday, May 2:  CDL program, Lafayette Campus (Ardoin Building, Room 100), 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Tuesday, May 17:  CDL program, Lafayette Campus (Ardoin Building, Room 100), 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Acadian Campus Hosting Info Sessions

Want to find out more about enrolling at SLCC’s Acadian Campus? Information sessions will be held this month for Fall 2016 enrollment.

Student Services staff will be on hand to discuss the admissions process, enrolling in classes, and applying for financial aid. Information sessions will be held for practical nursing, machine tool technology, welding and the medical assistant programs on the following dates:

Acadiana's Community College Paving Way to Jobs

South Louisiana Community College recently enhanced its Commercial Vehicle Operator course to include a pre-enrollment phone interview with potential employers.

“Based on industry need for expedited hiring of commercial licensed drivers and the need of our students to find good jobs, we partnered with three truck driving companies to offer pre-enrollment, phone-in interviews to determine if a program participant is a viable candidate for that employer,” said Jermaine Ford, director of SLCC’s Corporate College.

Scaffolding Program Coming Soon with Job Placement Opportunities

South Louisiana Community College will soon be offering a two-week scaffolding program with job placement opportunities. 

SLCC joined forces with the Industrial Scaffolding Committee, a group of operational and executive leaders from the largest industrial scaffolding contractors in North America, to develop a short-term training pathway for aspiring scaffold builders to meet local industry needs.  

AcadianaOpportunity.com Connects Workers with Jobs and Local Resources

Community partners from Lake Charles to Lafayette are working together to address workforce needs in south Louisiana following job reductions by energy, construction and manufacturing companies in the region. The latest effort in that collaboration is AcadianaOpportunity.com.

SLCC Offers On-Boarding Sessions for CDL and Scaffolding

South Louisiana Community College will offer informational sessions about its new scaffolding certification and commercial driver’s license programs this month. 

Monday, April 11:  Scaffolding program, Lafayette Campus (Ardoin Building, Room 100), 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Tuesday, April 19:  CDL program, Lafayette Campus (Ardoin Building, Room 100), 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Wednesday, April 20:  CDL and Scaffolding programs, Lafayette Workforce Development Board office (706 E. Vermilion St.), 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Register NOW for Kids in College Summer Camps in June

South Louisiana Community College’s annual Kids in College Summer Camps will offer middle school and high school students a chance to be detectives, life-savers, chefs, video-game makers, rollercoaster designers, and much more.

Few More Seats for Welding in Ville Platte this Fall

VILLE PLATTE – Registration for the Fall 2016 semester is open at SLCC’s C.B. Coreil Campus and a few spots remain in one of its most popular programs – Welding. Students are encouraged to register for Fall now to secure the classes and class times they want.

Tuition Payment Plans Available for Fall

Make tuition easier to pay with a payment plan. Several options – including 3-payments and 2-payments – are available. Set up the plan that works for you using your LOLA account. Contact Student Accounts for more information at (337) 521-8904.