WorkFast Training

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Training Opportunities

Principles of Carpentry & Tool Safety

  • 2022 Dates coming soon!

Let’s Build!  While working on a wood construction project you will learn the foundational principles of safe construction of wood structures, material sourcing , processing, tool functions, tool and equipment safety and production. This course is free for those who work or live in Pine County! 

For more additional information, please contact Continuing Education & Customized Training at 320.629.5176

 

Certified Nursing Assistant Course & Clinical - 3 college credits earned. 

  • 1/29/22 - 2/2722 8am - 4pm Saturdays & Sundays. 
  • 2/26/22 - 2/27/22 Clinical portion 8am - 4pm. Saturday and Sunday.
  • Location: Sandstone Healthcare Center 109 Court Ave S. Sandstone, MN 55072

This is a credit course, and you must apply to the college prior to registering. Please go to www.pine.edu/apply to complete an application. Go to www.pine/apply. Select the following: Spring 2022 Semester, Certificate program, and Nursing Assistant as your major.

Once you have completed your application, please email Di Abrahamsen at dianna.abrahamsen@pine.edu to advise your application has been submitted for the Workfast Certified Nursing Assistant Course & Clinical. We will process your application and advise if you are accepted to the program. 

 

Basic Machine Shop - 3 college credits earned. 

Participants will learn basic principles of milling machine and engine lathe operation. This includes machine theory, safety and component identification, set up, tool selection and use of attachments. Students will manufacture machine tool projects to blueprint specfications. Students must have basic computer skills and access to a computer to complete homework assignments. 

This is a credit course, and you must apply to the college prior to registering. Please go to www.pine.edu/apply to complete an application. Select the following: Spring 2022 Semester, Certificate program, and Machining as your major.

Once you have completed your application, please email Di Abrahamsen at dianna.abrahamsen@pine.edu to advise your application has been submitted for the Workfast Basic Machine Shop Course. We will process your application and advise if you are accepted to the program. 

 

  • Wednesday's & Thursdays 4pm-9pm 1/12/22 - 3/3/22 

Dates:

  • Jan 12 & 13
  • Jan 19 & 20
  • Jan 26 & 27
  • Feb 2 & 3
  • Feb 9 & 10
  • Feb 16 & 17
  • Feb 23 & 24
  • Mar 2 & 3 

For more additional information, please contact Continuing Education & Customized Training at 320.629.5176 or dianna.abrahamsen@pine.edu. 

 

Emergency Medical Responder - Initial 

Intended for police offiders, firefighters, and other public safety personnel, this Emergency Medical Responder Initial course provides instruction in emergency medial care at the scene of an accident or a medical emergency. Includes patient assessment; CPR; airway management including oxygen; adjunct airways and other resuscitation; equipment; medical emergenices including seizuers, strokes, heart attacks and poisonings; trauma management; bandaging; splinting; and spinal immobilization. Students will be certified uplong completion through the Minnesota Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board.  This course is a pathway to PTCC's Emergency Medical Servics Professional program. 

Schedule

Tuesday & Thursday evenings 6pm-10pm. Class is held on campus in room 250. 

Dates

  • Jan 11 & 13, 2022
  • Jan 18 & 19, 2022
  • Jan 25 & 27, 2022
  • Feb 1 & 3, 2022
  • Feb 8 & 9, 2022

For more additional information, please contact Continuing Education & Customized Training at 320.629.5176 or dianna.abrahamsen@pine.edu.