July 21, 2014

ANSON SMITH AT 203-332-5229

HCC Holding Info Sessions
On Advanced Mfg. Program

Tuesdays, Thursdays through 9/30

1 p.m. and 6 p.m., Rm. 287, Beacon Hall

BRIDGEPORT – Housatonic Community College is conducting open house information sessions about its new Advanced Manufacturing program four times per week through Sept. 30.

The sessions, which will be held at 1 p.m. and again at 7 p.m. in Room 287 in Beacon Hall, are scheduled for July 26 and 28, August 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26 and 28, and Sept. 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 and 30.

The advanced manufacturing program is a two-semester certificate program that provides students with the 21st Century advanced manufacturing skills needed by today’s manufacturers. Students receive a thorough grounding in CAD, blueprint reading, manufacturing machining, and CNC.

The program provides students with both theory and hands-on practice. They divide their time evenly between classroom and hands-on activities.

For more information about the manufacturing program and the information sessions, contact Kimberly Wood at 203-332-5098, Mike Gugger at 203-332-5963 or Bill Griffin at 203-332-5056.

Housatonic is located at 900 Lafayette Blvd. in downtown Bridgeport, less than 150 yards off I-95 (Exit 27) and Rte. 8 (Exit 1), a block from the Harbor Yard sports complex. Free parking is available in the Housatonic garage.