Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council
The San Juan County Economic Development Council is partnering with Skagit Valley College to offer free training in Construction Welding basics at SVC’s Mount Vernon campus this May. This latest class in the EDC’s Trades Education Initiative is sponsored by the Washington State Governor’s Strategic Reserve Fund, the Washington State Department of Commerce, and Skagit Valley College. This class is free to residents of San Juan County, but space is limited and requires pre-registration as well as a filing fee of $10.
Construction Welding will run on Saturdays for six weeks from May 11-June 15. Transportation to and from Skagit Valley College will be provided. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 24.
To apply, visit the EDC’s website at sanjuansedc.org/trades. For more information about EDC offerings, call 360-378-2906 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The EDC’s Trades Education Initiative is additionally supported by San Juan County, the Town of Friday Harbor, the Port of Friday Harbor, San Juan Island School District, Heritage Bank and Islanders Bank.
The San Juan County Economic Development Council strives to strengthen and diversify the economy of San Juan County. We believe a strong economy builds a strong community.