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College Logo - Blair (Square)Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Workforce Development and Continuing Education is excited to announce the expansion of its offerings in Blair County this fall.

Train for an in-demand career and prepare to take the DANB Radiology Health and Safety Examination by enrolling in the Dental Assisting program. The program includes 70 hours of in-class lecture and lab and a 40 hour clinical externship. The course runs Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 5:30-9:00pm, from September 2 to November 6.

A 100-hour Veterinary Assistant course is scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:00-9:00pm, from September 9 to December 11. Learn about the care of animals and how to recognize signs of illness and disease. This program covers interpersonal communication, interaction with clients and their animals, as well as how to assist the veterinarian during exams. You’ll be provided the skills necessary to maintain an efficient front office.

For individuals in occupations where food is handled, the One-Day ServSafe Certification is a 15-hour course, including 7.5 hours of self/home study prior to the seminar, and meets PA licensure guidelines. The course is scheduled for November 3 from 8:30am-4:30pm. A valid textbook and photo ID are needed.

Beginning October 7 from 6:00-8:00pm, a four-week Introduction to Photography course will teach attendees the fundamentals of photography including exposure, composition, and technique. No experience is necessary.

The Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Blair Center opened in August 2013 and is conveniently located in the Logan Valley Mall. For further details or to register for one of these courses, please contact Workforce Development and Continuing Education at 814.262.3815.

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Pennsylvania Highlands Community College, in association with Harrisburg Area Community College, will be hosting a Green Awareness/Sustainability Seminar at each of our four locations. This seminar is free and will take place on Wednesday, October 19, and Thursday, October 20.

This no cost seminar will provide the following information:

  • What green and sustainable mean
  • Growth in the “Green” field
  • Current trends in green/sustainable employment
  • Career opportunities

Also, this seminar holds a great opportunity for engineers as it can be submitted for 3 PDHs in regard to licensing. Information on these PDHs will be provided upon request at the seminar.

The seminar will take place at the following times:

For more information on this event, please contact either the Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Continuing Education Department at 814.262.3815 or Cheryl Deitz of Harrisburg Area Community College at 1.800.222.4222 extension 1338. If you would like to register for this event, please call 1.800.222.4222 extension 2414.

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