JWCC to Offer Free Surgical Technology Class April 23 as Part of Community College Month

JWCC to Offer Free Surgical Technology Class April 23 as Part of Community College Month

 

John Wood Community College is celebrating Community College Month in April with a number of activities and will offer a free Surgical Technology class during the evening of April 23. The class is open to the public. Reservations are not required.

Introduction to Surgical Technology will be offered Tuesday, April 23, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., in Heath Center Room D115 on the Quincy campus at 48th and Harrison.  Presenters will be Certified Surgical Technologists Cathy Wittler, chair of JWCC’s Surgical Technology program, and Don Altgilbers, surgical technology instructor. Participants will learn about the career field and how surgical technologists prepare for surgeries.

Individuals attending any of the classes will be entered into a drawing for one free Community Based Outreach (CBO) class from JWCC.  CBO classes are non-credit and are for personal enrichment. 

John Wood Community College is the educational link between business and community. JWCC collaboratively creates innovative and relevant academic and training programs with business leaders to educate young people and the workforce for today’s needs and tomorrow’s opportunities. JWCC has centers in Quincy, Pittsfield, Baylis and Mt. Sterling, Illinois. Programs include a comprehensive baccalaureate transfer curriculum, customized business training, career/technical degrees and certificates and personal enrichment courses.

Learn more at: www.jwcc.edu.