ALLIANCE -- Registration is open for Western Nebraska Community College's next Construction Trades program, an Entry-Level HVACR course in Alliance starting on August 6. 

 The Entry-Level HVACR course is intended for students interested in entering the HVACR industry. The program is designed to help students get their foot-in-the door as a helper or with a goal of being an HVACR apprentice in a 17-week time frame. 

 The course is scheduled to complete on November 23, with classes occurring Tuesday and Thursday evenings (6-9 p.m.), and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Classes will take place at the WNCC Alliance Campus and Steve's Light Truck in Alliance. 

 Tuition for the electrical course is $3,500. Financial aid is available through the Nebraska Career Scholarship and Community College Gap Funding for those who qualify. 

 Upon completion of the program, students will earn a National Center for Construction Education and Research certification. NCCER is a recognized leader in construction and maintenance curriculum. 

 To register for the course or for more information, contact Rob Conn, construction trades director at [email protected] or 308.635.6733. 

About Western Nebraska Community College: For more than 90 years, Western Nebraska Community College has been educating residents of Nebraska's Panhandle. With campus locations in Alliance, Scottsbluff, and Sidney, WNCC offers educational, training, and growth opportunities for students, partners, and community members throughout its 12-½ county service area.