Skills Training




Enrollment in non-credit, individual skills training courses and customized training course generally do not require a High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED). Many of the technical course identified in the Lawson State Community College catalog can be offered as short term, skill specific training modules.

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Open Enrollment  - 2017-2018


Below are the non-credit offerings for 2017-2018. The classes listed below are designed to allow the student to learn a specific skill set in a relatively short period of time. Please check back often as we will update the offerings each semester.

v Students participating in these classes do not receive a State award upon completion.

v Please review and understand the LSCC refund policy prior to registration.

v For further information regarding these and other non-credit offerings please contact

v Ms. Kamille Smith                   205-929-3432

v Mr. Tommy Hobbs                 205-929-3521




Automated manufacturing is one of the fastest growing industries in the southeast.  Companies producing intermediate components and finished goods locate near each other in industrial parks, because of easier access to recent manufacturing innovations and just in time inventory for the automotive industry.  Today’s manufacturers use automated manufacturing processes which include sensors, programmable logic controls, robotics, fluid power and process controls. 


Manufacturing I                      $1,700  - 5 Days

       Safety and Lean Manufacturing                 

       Blueprint Reading for Manufacturing                                             

       DC Fundamentals                                       

       AC Fundamentals                                       

       Introduction to PLC


Manufacturing II                      $ 2,500 – 5 Days

       Robot Operation and Programming          

       Motor Controls I                                                                 

       Adv. Programmable Logic Controllers

      Industrial Maintenance Safety                                                            

      Fundamentals of Industrial Hydraulics       

         and Pneumatics                                       


 Commercial Art                 $995  - 3 Days

Students with creativity, motivation, and talent find the Commercial Art program an ideal place to prepare for careers in advertising agencies, art studios, mass media, newspaper and TV enterprises, and publishing.          

    Electronic Graphic Applications    

    Design Drawing                                            

    Web Site Development               

    3D Graphics and Animation


Clerical                                 $775 – 2 Days

The clerical program prepares students with the basic skills necessary to work in a clerical position.  Students will learn computer software, and keyboarding skills.

       Basic Keyboarding                                                                                  

       Navigating Windows                

       Microcomputer Applications

       Basic Word Processing             


Culinary                                $2500 – 5 Days

Chefs, cooks, and food preparation workers prepare, season, and cook a wide range of foods – from soups, snacks, and salads to entrees, side dishes, and desserts – in a variety of restaurants and other food service establishments.  Chefs and cooks create recipes and prepare meals, while food preparation workers peel and cut vegetables, trim meat, prepare poultry, and perform other duties such as monitoring temperatures of ovens and stovetops.

       Basic Food Preparation                                     

       Food Purchasing and Cost Control                                                      

       Sanitation, Safety and Food Preparation                                               

       Foundations in Nutrition       

       Law and the Hospitality Industry                

            Event Logistics and Entertainment

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