Freeport, IL - The public is invited to celebrate the opening of the Highland Community College new Wind Turbine Technician Training Center on Wednesday, June 3 at 12:30 p.m. Festivities will include remarks by HCC President Dr. Joe M. Kanosky and EcoEnergy LLC President Shawn Gaffney. The Freeport Area Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon cutting and guests are invited to tour the new 5,500-plus-sq.-ft. facility. Refreshments will be served.
The Wind Turbine Technician Associate of Applied Science degree program provides instruction in wind turbine technology, turbine maintenance, tower safety, and wind economics. Graduates of this program will be prepared for rewarding and profitable careers in this growing field.
Highland Community College is located at 2998 West Pearl City Road, Freeport, Il. 61032. Please use parking lot B on the east side of campus.