The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
09-24-2010 -- Lead base paint certified renovator training now offered at CCAC
PITTSBURGH-The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) is
offering a Lead Base Paint Certified Renovator Training program
during the fall 2010 semester. The first training course will
be held on October 22, with two more courses following on November
22 and December 17. All sessions will be held at the CCAC West
Hills Center 1000 McKee Road, Oakdale. The cost of the program is
New Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations require
homes, childcare facilities and schools built before 1978 to be
certified as lead safe. Contractors performing renovation,
repair and painting projects that disturb these buildings must be
certified or trained as EPA lead safe contractors and follow
specific work practices to minimize public exposure to lead hazards
contained in lead paint.
The Lead Base Paint Certified Renovator Training program is a
one-day, 8-hour course and will provide EPA mandated training for
individuals or contracting firms to become EPA lead certified
renovators in compliance with the new federal law. This course
is approved for purposes of certification and under Section 402 of
Toxic Substance Control Act for Renovator Training.
Classes are limited to 25 students. Students must register 10
days prior to the day of the course. For more information or
to register, please call Marge Curtin at 412.788.7386 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About CCACThe Community College of Allegheny County is the largest
institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The
college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and
certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning
non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students
annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed
to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach
through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered
via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four
campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding
communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission to provide
affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse
and supportive learning environment that prepares the region's
residents for academic, professional and personal success in our
changing global society.