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Somerset Community College's Workforce Solutions works with companies and individuals to further careers through training. SCC is dedicated to improving organizations’ and personal performance. All training courses are customized to specific environments and meet unique needs.   

Student Funding

Certified Fiber Optic Technician Classes - NEW

4/17/2017 – 4/19/2017 (Monday – Wednesday)
6/26/2017 – 6/28/2017 (Monday – Wednesday)

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
347 Coin Road, Somerset KY  42501

For a class Registration Form - or 606-451-6797


Students will not be eligible for financial aid but may qualify for one of the following:
  • WIOA/LCADD funding - You may contact the WIOA Career Center at 606-676-0759.  
  • The Center for Rural Development grant – there may be funding available for individuals from specific coal impacted counties .  You may contact Patti Simpson at 606-677-6000 if you live in one of those counties.

  • Students will take the Certified Fiber Optics Technician test at the end of the course in order to earn the Fiber Optics Association (FOA) certification.
  • Students will not have to take any tests or apply directly to the SCC Admissions Office; however, they will have to complete a Workforce Solutions Application and pay for the class (or obtain 3rd party funding) before the class begins – third party funding must notify SCC that you are approved.

If you have any questions, you may email or call 606-451-6797.  Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.  If I am out of the office, you may leave me a message any time day or night.

Other Training

*Must be certified as CFOT to take other CFO classes. 

Online Courses



Chief Workforce Solutions Officer
Alesa Johnson

Workforce Development Liaison
Greg Fryman

Coordinator of Career Services
Karen Plagge

Administrative Assistant
Valerie Hogan

Lineman Training/Coordinator
Dean Rhodes
606-451-6699 Phone
606-875-1890 Cell
606-274-1318 Fax

Lineman Training/Administrative Assistant & Recruiter
Carol Wesley
606-451-6697 Phone
606-875-2895 Cell
606-274-1318 Fax