CBC Alice gets set to host National Weather Service storm spotter training

By: Sera F. Quiroga, Communications Staff Writer Coastal Bend College (CBC) Alice is excited to announce the National Weather Service will be conducting two free courses on Tuesday, July 25 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. for members of the community who would like to help keep an eye on the skies in South Texas. The courses that will be conducted include a storm spotter class as well as a disaster home preparation class. Classes … Continue reading CBC Alice gets set to host National Weather Service storm spotter training

CBC partners with Angel Care Ambulance for EMT Basic Training Course offering

By: Sera F. Quiroga, Communications Staff Writer The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Beeville campus, in partnership with Angel Care Ambulance, is offering an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Basic Training Course beginning Monday, March 6. This course is being offered through the College’s Continuing Education program and will take place inside of the Angel Care Classroom, which is located at 1201 W. Corpus Christi Street. The cost of the course is $933 and students will have … Continue reading CBC partners with Angel Care Ambulance for EMT Basic Training Course offering

CBC offering Blueprint Reading course on April 23

Headline: CBC offering Blueprint Reading course on April 23 Coastal Bend College (CBC) is offering a blueprint reading course at the Beeville, Alice, Kingsville and Pleasanton locations. The course is $76 and scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 23 from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Students will gain information about interpreting blueprints and creating accurate construction cost estimates. For more information about CBC’s Blueprint Reading course, please contact CBC’s Customized Continuing Education Representative Debbie Cadena … Continue reading CBC offering Blueprint Reading course on April 23

CBC Alice to host free workshop for small businesses on Feb. 23

Headline: CBC Alice to host free workshop for small businesses on Feb. 23 The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Alice site will host a free Lunch and Learn Workshop on Tuesday, February 23 at 11:30 a.m. about the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) Skills for Small Business program. TWC’s Skills for Small Business program was created to assist Texas’ small businesses that have less than 100 employees. The program provides funding for small businesses to enhance the … Continue reading CBC Alice to host free workshop for small businesses on Feb. 23

CBC awarded a $20,000 Skills for Small Business grant from TWC

Headline: CBC awarded a $20,000 Skills for Small Business grant from TWC Small businesses with 99 employees or less throughout the surrounding areas will be able to enhance the skill set of their full-time employees thanks to a $20,000 Skills for Small Business grant awarded to Coastal Bend College (CBC) from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The Skills for Small Business program, which has $2 million allocated to it statewide, helps aid in the advancement … Continue reading CBC awarded a $20,000 Skills for Small Business grant from TWC