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Certificate in Gas Pipeline Operations

Middle Skills Academy at Rockland Community College is offering a certificate program in Gas Pipeline Operations that could lead to a career in the natural gas industry

Certificate in Gas Pipeline Operations 60 hours

Training: Installation, inspection of pipes, regulation of gas meters, understanding the gas industry, location markings, and accident awareness and prevention

  • Hands-On Instruction: Leak detection pipe inspection, gas indicator reading, diagnostic-voltage, current, resistance, skills in pipe fitting, reading pipeline drawings, inspection of pressure gauges, installing meters and regulator, and safety techniques.
  • Soft Skills Training: Workplace competencies including communication & teamwork skills, resume writing, and career readiness
  • Students are required to take the NGA (Northeast Gas Association Exam)
  • A job fair for graduates will take place at RCC at the end of the program

Requirements

Funding and enrollment are limited. Students must pass a screening test, as well as a mechanical aptitude test. Students must commit to attend a 2 week full-time (7:30 am – 3:30 pm) training program from March 18 – March 29, 2019. The program will take place in Stony Point, NY.

  • Must be a United States citizen or must have the ability/right to work in the US (will be required to provide proof of ability to work in the US prior to program participation)
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED/HSE (High School Equivalency)
  • Must have top scores on administered reading and math screening test, as well as Mechanical Aptitude Test
  • Must commit to attend a 2-week full-time training program. 100% attendance is expected.

Orientation

A mandatory orientation and screening will take place on Thursday, March 14, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Rockland Community College, Haverstraw Center, located at 37 West Brad Street, Haverstraw, NY.

DATES: Monday - Friday, March 18, 2019 - March 29, 2019

TIME: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

FEE: $ 2,995

COURSE NUMBER: COR 500 201

LOCATION: 21 Holt Drive, Stony Point, NY 10980

Register

For more information please contact Middle Skills Academy at msa@sunyrockland.edu or call 845-574-4323 or 845-574-4518