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SOWELA Offering Two-Week Introduction to Construction Class Starting May 10

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Students Earn NCCER Core and OSHA 10 with $500 Stipend Awarded to Those Who Complete the Training Lake Charles, Louisiana – March 24, 2021 SOWELA Technical Community College’s Office of Workforce Solutions is offering a two-week Introduction to Construction class starting Monday, May 10, at its Main Campus in Lake Charles. Curriculum includes the National … Read More

SOWELA Acquires Lamar Salter Campus in Leesville, Louisiana

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Acquisition of Campus from Central Louisiana Technical Community College is Effective July 1, 2021 Lake Charles, Louisiana – April 14, 2021 Effective July 1, 2021, SOWELA Technical Community College will acquire the Lamar Salter campus located in Leesville, Louisiana. Lamar Salter is currently part of Central Louisiana Technical Community College in Alexandria, Louisiana. This campus … Read More

SOWELA Now Enrolling for the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Training Program

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Class Begins Monday, May 3, with Scholarships Available for Qualified Applicants Lake Charles, Louisiana – March 24, 2021 SOWELA Technical Community College’s Office of Workforce Solutions is now registering for the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training program. The Class A license training program is a comprehensive 245-hour classroom and behind-the-wheel program. Training covers Louisiana Department … Read More

SOWELA Now Enrolling for the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Program

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Successful Completers Earn CCMA, Phlebotomy, CPR Certifications, and More LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – March 18, 2021 SOWELA Technical Community College’s Office of Workforce Solutions is now registering for the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) program. The Medical Assistant course starts on Monday, April 19, at SOWELA’s Main Campus in Lake Charles, LA. The program prepares … Read More

SOWELA Offering Two-Week Introduction to Construction Class Starting March 15

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Students Earn NCCER Core and OSHA 10 with $750 Stipend Awarded to Those Who Complete the Training LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – March 3, 2021 SOWELA Technical Community College’s Office of Workforce Solutions is offering a two-week Introduction to Construction class starting Monday, March 15, at its Main Campus in Lake Charles. Curriculum includes the National … Read More

SOWELA Announces Two Short-Term Training Opportunities to Start in January 2021

Thursday, December 3, 2020

Scholarships Covering Full Tuition Available for Those that Qualify LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – December 3, 2020 SOWELA Technical Community College’s Office of Workforce Solutions is excited to announce two short-term training opportunities in Non-destructive Testing (NDT) and Commercial Driver’s License Class A. Thanks to various funding sources, such as Reboot Louisiana, scholarships are available for … Read More

Apprenticeship Graduates Launch Career with Bechtel as Full-Time Employees

Friday, July 10, 2020

Next intake of apprenticeship students to start in July at SOWELA LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – July 10, 2020 Eleven students from Southwest Louisiana graduated this week from Bechtel’s Apprenticeship Program and will join the company as full-time employees later this month. This first version of the program, which trained students to specialize in pipefitting techniques, … Read More

SOWELA Offers Complimentary Guest Service Training to Southwest Louisiana Hospitality Professionals

Friday, May 22, 2020

Registration Available for a Limited Time on SOWELA’s Website LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – May 22, 2020 SOWELA Technical Community College is offering limited-time access to online customer service training for those interested in the Hospitality Industry in Southwest Louisiana. The opportunity helps individuals sharpen their customer service skills, boost their resumes, and become a Certified … Read More

SOWELA Offers Culinary Arts Summer Camps at Jennings Site

Monday, February 17, 2020

Let their curiosity soar: 1st – 8th graders explore the Culinary Arts JENNINGS, LOUISIANA – February 17, 2020 SOWELA Technical Community College is pleased to announce its 2020 Summer Camp line up at the Morgan Smith Site in Jennings, LA. SOWELA Chef Amy Haddox will lead each camp, which provides children with the opportunity to … Read More