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SCC now Enrolling Students in the new Gas Service Technician Certificate Program

A new Gas Service Technician Certificate program is scheduled to begin at Somerset Community College (SCC) on October 12, 2015. In the program, participants will learn the technical skills that are necessary to operate and maintain natural gas facilities at the technician level. Specifically, students will complete job tasks in five functional areas of natural gas service: work related safety; installing and maintaining customer service lines, meter and regulator sets; installing gas operated equipment; installing and inspecting gas distribution piping; and monitoring cathodic protection systems.

Gas Service Technician classes will be taught in the evening from 3:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the Pulaski County Area Technology Center. Two classes will be offered each bi-term. There are a total of 8 classes that a student must complete to obtain this certificate.

Enrollment for this program is currently underway. To apply, and complete the on-line SCC application. After the application has been submitted and processed, participants will receive additional information regarding the status of admission by mail. In the meantime, an official high school transcript and all post-secondary transcripts should be sent to SCC directly from the high school. Also submit ACT, COMPASS and/or KYOTE scores. If you have attended any other colleges, please have a transcript sent directly from the institution to SCC. Hand delivered transcripts cannot accepted. This program is eligible for financial aid.

For specific questions about this program contact Alesa Johnson at 606-451-6693 or at