Elmira/Corning Regional Airport

CCC to Offer Natural Gas Drilling Course

Written By: Renata Stiehl
CCC to Offer Natural Gas Drilling Course

     ELMIRA, NY (WENY) -- Corning Community College is offering a training course for jobs in the natural gas industry.
     The 72-hour course costs $975, and will be held at CCC's Workforce Development Center in 318 Madison Avenue in Elmira.
     Course participants will learn about things like including rig setup, the drilling and fracking process, OSHA certification, and first aid. Gas companies will also give presentations and a rig tour.
     Course funding is available for qualified applicants. For more information, or to register call (607) 936-5528, email gwin@corning-cc.edu.