Registration underway for Penta Adult Ed


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Registration is underway for full and part-time programs at Penta Career Center, Adult & Continuing Education. Full-time programs begin August 29 and include: Auto Body Collision Repair; Automotive Technologies; Builder, Contractor and Remodeler Technologies; Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning/Refrigeration (HVAC/R); and Welding. Penta’s part-time courses have flexible starting dates, including programs for in-demand fields like Certified Clinical Medical Assistant and State-Tested Nurse’s Aide (STNA).

In partnership with Northwest State Community College, Penta offers Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining programs and Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) at the Perrysburg campus.

Also available is the Plumbing Apprenticeship Program that meets the requirements approved by the Ohio State Apprenticeship Council, and new in 2016, the robotics and engineering technology training available at Penta through the Robotics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology Education Consortium (RAMTEC).

For companies and businesses, Penta Adult & Continuing Education offers customized workforce development training at a reasonable cost at your location or ours.

Penta Adult & Continuing Education also offers more than 300 affordable online courses in areas such as writing, computers, finance, and marketing. Through Penta’s partnership with ed2go, the online courses are taught by expert instructors and are available for only $99 per six-week course.

Adults who want to improve their reading, writing, and math skills or study for the GED exam can register for Penta’s Adult Basic Literacy Education (ABLE) programs, offered at many convenient locations. To register for any of the Penta Adult & Continuing Education programs, please call 419-661-6555 or stop by the Adult & Continuing Education office located at 9301 Buck Road in Perrysburg. Additional information is available by visiting www.pentacareercenter.org and clicking on “Adult Education.” Financial aid is available for students who qualify.

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