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Sept. 19 Information Session at Atlantic Cape Offers Overview of Training for Jobs in Gas Industry

September 8, 2016

Are you unemployed and looking for a career in the gas industry? Atlantic Cape Community College will hold an information session about its new Utility Line Locate Technician training, 10 a.m., Monday, Sept. 19. Training begins Oct. 10.

The Utility Line Locate Technician is a comprehensive 70-hour course that includes classroom and field training. Topics include:

·      Inspection of Pipes

·      Location Markings

·      Accident Awareness and Prevention

·      Reading Pipeline Drawings

·      Using Locator Equipment

·      Introduction to Word/Resume Writing

Upon completion of the course, students will be prepared to take the Utility Damage Prevention Operator Qualification Exam. There are jobs available locally for those who pass the exam.

Those interested in registering for the program must attend the Sept. 19 information session at Atlantic Cape’s Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike, Building T. To register, visit www.atlantic.edu/ce or call (609) 343-5655.