Wallace State Steps Up To Ease Commercial Driver Shortage

in Academic, Adult Education, Community, Continuing Education, Headlines, Technical

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A nationwide shortage of long-haul truck drivers is hitting home for trucking company owners.  To help address the problem, Wallace State College-Hanceville has a plan to assist individuals needing training and companies who need drivers trained. “The college made a decision to increase the number of trucks, instructors and to…

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Wallace State Continuing Education to offer Physical Therapy Aide program

in Academic, Adult Education, Continuing Education, Headlines, Health

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The non-credit Workforce Skills division at Wallace State Community College has announced it will offer a comprehensive 50-hour Physical Therapy Aide Program to prepare students for the growing field of Physical Therapy. The Physical Therapy Aide is generally responsible for carrying out the non-technical duties of physical therapy, such as preparing treatment…

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WSCC’s Continuing Education schedule filled with classes for everyone; classes start soon

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — From cake decorating to graphic design to genealogy to CPR classes and more, the Wallace State Continuing Education program has a full schedule of classes for the spring semester. You can learn a new skill, train for a new career or take a class for the pure enjoyment of learning. The wide…

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ARC Grant Awarded to Wallace State Community College for ‘Winston County Works!’ Project

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. has been awarded a $748,965 Appalachian Regional Commission grant for “Winston County Works!,” a project to increase employability of Winston County residents through basic workplace skills training and advanced technical training in high-growth, high-demand automotive manufacturing fields. “The potential for the Winston County residents to increase their standard of…

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Wallace State’s Genealogy Collection set to receive new additions; Community Education genealogy classes also available in fall

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s extensive Genealogy and Family and Regional History Collection will feature some new additions in the upcoming months. Wallace State’s Robert Davis, a long-time history and genealogy professor, said the college is set to receive a collection of Civil War spy reports from the Union, federal court cases dating back to…

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Wallace State Continuing Education Offers Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Back by popular demand at Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education program will host a one-day workshop entitled “Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People.” This 3-hour workshop will be Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, from 6 to 9 p.m., at the WSCC campus. The workshop is intended for ages 15 and up. To…

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Check out offerings through Wallace State’s Continuing Education program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Local high school and college students need not be the only ones making plans to start classes this fall. Area residents with interests in scrapbooking, cake decorating, ballroom dancing and more can get ready for educational opportunities, as well as professionals seeking certification courses or new skills to add to their resume.…

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Wallace State Announces Plans to Open New Center in Oneonta 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College in Hanceville will soon be opening its first campus center in Oneonta, WSCC President Dr. Vicki Karolewics announced recently.  The college expects to begin classes in January 2016, subject to approval by the Alabama Community College System Board of Trustees, Alabama Commission on Higher Education, and Southern Association…

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