Workforce & Continuing Education

The Workforce Training and Continuing Education Department offers training designed to provide educational opportunities that maximize workforce performance, career development, and self-enrichment.

The goal of the Workforce Training and Continuing Education Department is to assist individuals, businesses, industries, and the community meet their training and education needs. All training events are intended to enrich, strengthen, and support participating students.

Based upon community interest and need, training helps students upgrade their skills, increase their knowledge, learn a new hobby, advance their careers, solve problems, and stimulate their minds.   

2016 Courses
Course Dates Days Times Location Tuition
Intermediate Certificate in Workplace Safety Oct. 22nd - Jan. 7th Saturday 7:00 am to 6:00 pm   $1,493.50
Intermediate Certificate in Workplace Safety Dec. 3rd - Feb. 18th Saturday 7:00 am to 6:00 pm   $1,493.50
2017 Courses
Course Dates Days Times Location Tuition
Intermediate Welding Certificate Program Jan. 9th - May 8th M,T,W,R,F 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ABC $5,000 + Supplies
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A Jan. 9th - April 10th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
Classroom Instructional Strategies that Work - Moving Research into Practice Jan. 13th F 8:00 am to 3:30 pm PAISD Adams Elementary Campus Private Training
Annual Surgery Technology Conference Jan. 21st Saturday 7:00 am to 5:20 pm PMPC Banquet Room Varies:
$65/$70/$30
Fork Lift / Man Lift Class Jan. 17th - Jan. 19th T,W,R 7:00 am to 11:00 am
7:00 am to 6:30 pm
PMPC 202 $600
Qualified Rigger / Signal Person Jan. 19th R 7:00 am to 6:00 pm PMPC 202 $450
Fork Lift / Man Lift Class Jan. 24th - Jan. 25th T,W 7:00 am to 11:00 am
7:00 am to 6:30 pm
PMPC 202 $600
Hydraulic Training and Troubleshooting Class Jan. 24th - Jan. 26th T,W,R 8:00 am to 5:00 pm ABC $1,145
Qualified Rigger / Signal Person Jan. 26th R 7:00 am to 6:00 pm PMPC 202 $450
Fork Lift / Man Lift Class Feb. 6th - Feb. 7th M,T 7:00 am to 11:00 am
7:00 am to 6:30 pm
PMPC 202 $600
Qualified Rigger / Signal Person Feb. 8th W 7:00 am to 6:00 pm PMPC 202 $450
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A Feb. 1st - May 2nd M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
Intermediate Welding Certificate Program Feb. 13th - June 12th M,T,W,R,F 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ABC $5,000 + Supplies
Fork Lift / Man Lift Class Feb. 21st - Feb. 22nd T,W 7:00 am to 11:00 am
7:00 am to 6:30 pm
PMPC 202 $600
Qualified Rigger / Signal Person Feb. 23rd R 7:00 am to 6:00 pm PMPC 202 $450
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A March 1st - May 31st M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
HAZWOPER Refresher Training March 20th M 8:00 am to 5:00 pm PMPC Banquet Room  
Intermediate Welding Certificate Program March 27th - July 18th M,T,W,R,F 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ABC $5,000 + Supplies
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A April 3rd - June 26th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
HAZWOPER Training April 24th - Feb. 28th M 8:00 am to 5:00 pm PMPC Banquet Room  
Lockout/Tagout Training April 13th R 8:00 am to 5:00 pm PMPC Banquet Room  
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A May 1st - July 25th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
Intermediate Welding Certificate Program May 1st - Aug. 22nd M,T,W,R,F 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ABC $5,000 + Supplies
Professional Sales and Business Marketing Techniques May 5th & 12th F 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Gipson Group Building $399
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A June 12th - Sept. 5th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
Nurse Aide Certificate June 6th - Aug. 15th T - Lectures
TR - Clinicals
Lectures
8:30 am to 3:30 pm

Clinicals
Group A
8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Group B
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ruby Fuller Building $575 +
$45 Kit Fee
Professional Sales and Business Marketing Techniques June 9th F 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Bommarito Group $399
True Growth Model Leadership Training – Follow-up July 12th W 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Student Center Private Training (Must have password to access)
Intermediate Welding Certificate Program June 12th - Oct. 3rd M,T,W,R,F 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ABC $5,000 + Supplies
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A July 3rd - Sept. 26th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
Intermediate Welding Certificate Program July 17th - Nov. 6th M,T,W,R,F 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ABC $5,000 + Supplies
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A Aug. 1st - Oct. 24th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
Mosaics of Thought: Teaching with 7 Keys to Comprehension Aug. 9th & Aug. 10th W,R 8:00 am to 4:00 pm PMPC Banquet Room Private Training (Must have password to access)
Intermediate Welding Certificate Program Aug. 21st - Dec. 13th M,T,W,R,F 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ABC $5,000 + Supplies
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A Sept. 1st - Nov. 29th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
Intermediate Welding Certificate Program Sept. 25th - Feb. 7th M,T,W,R,F 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ABC $5,000 + Supplies
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A Oct. 2nd - Jan. 25th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
Commerical Driver's License (CDL) Class A Nov. 1st - Feb. 26th M,T,W,R,F 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm PMPC 204 $3,000
 
* RF Ruby Ruth Fuller Building
* AH Allied Health Building
* PMPC Carl Parker Multipurpose Center
* SLPAC Sam and Linda Monroe Performing Arts Center
* MUS Music Hall
* SBDC Small Business Development Center
* MMED Madison Monroe Education
* ABC Associated Builders & Contractors of Southeast Texas
2700 N Twin City Hwy, Nederland, TX 77627
 

Training for Everyone

The Workforce Training/Continuing Education department provides training for both current and future employees in the professional and technical jobs sectors, as well as provides participants with open enrollment course options to enhance their lives.

Contact the Workforce Training/Continuing Education department at Lamar State College - Port Arthur TODAY to find out more about how we can rapidly respond and tailor workforce training and courses you need NOW!
 
Dr. Ben Stafford, Dean of Workforce Programs
Phone: 409-984-6354
Email: workforce@lamarpa.edu
 
Judy Hoffpauir, Secretary III
Phone: 409-984-6230
Email: richardsonjl4@lamarpa.edu