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Boost the Bluegrass

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Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) is committed to serving our communities and industry partners as we navigate the current public health crisis.

Many are experiencing uncertainty regarding employment and are asking themselves, "what now?" 

To boost the Bluegrass, BCTC Workforce Solutions is offering a FREE, one credit online class to individuals not currently enrolled at BCTC. This is an opportunity, April 15 - May 15, to explore a career pathway that may lead to your better life!

After completion of this course, you may qualify for more free college through the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship.

What are you waiting for? Seats are limited and are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Take the next step. Boost your future today with BCTC.

Who is eligible?

Individuals 18 and over who are not currently enrolled at BCTC

What are the classes?

Class Description
Basics of Laboratory Calculations This course introduces concepts and applications of commonly used laboratory calculations. Together with other Biotechnology courses, it prepares students to work in laboratories such as research, government, pharmaceutical, medical, and many more.
Blueprint Reading Fundamentals This course presents basic applied math, lettering, lines, multi-view drawings, title blocks, material lists and the drawing change system to teach how to read a simple blueprint. This skill is used by welders, machinists and throughout the construction industry.
Problem Solving This course introduces the student to Toyota's 8 step problem solving methods, and Toyota's A3 Problem Solving methodology teaching problem clarification, analysis, achievable target setting, root cause analysis, countermeasure development and result standardization. This skill set is used in manufacturing, construction and trades, healthcare and business services.
Personal Finance This course prepares students to deal with financial planning, budgets, credit reports, cash flow, investments, savings vs. expenditures and saving money for retirement. This skill set is used for financial endeavors and business administration work in many industries.

When will they take place?

April 15 - May 15

What is the cost?

Classes are absolutely FREE of charge, with no additional costs or fees for books or materials.

What do I need?

Access to a computer and internet connection

How do I enroll?

All admissions and enrollment will be handled through Workforce Solutions.

To enroll, email Laura Fraebal at laura.fraebel@kctcs.edu. Seats are limited and on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please indicate which class you are interested in enrolling in your email.