Appalachian Petroleum Training Center

West Virginia Morning
10:59 am
Thu March 27, 2014

CTCs Expand Gas Industry Program, Play Outlines Health Care Issues, Huntington Prep's Title Hopes

Noble Energy donates $250,000 to the Appalachian Petroleum Training Center to help expand drilling industry programs at Pierpont in Fairmont and Northern Community Technical Colleges in Wheeling.
Eastern Panhandle audiences will have the opportunity to see a one-man play that focuses on issues surrounding problems with the health care system. Huntington Prep gets their first chance to play with for a national title finally having scored an affilliation with the WVSSAC.

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Workforce Development
3:40 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Donation Will Expand Marcellus Training Program at W.Va. CTCs

Dr. Martin Olshinksy, Dr. Doreen Larson, Gov. Tomblin, Noble Energy's Gary Willingham and Chancellor James Skidmore pose for a photo with a check symbolizing Nobel's $250,000 donation.
Ashton Marra West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Governor Tomblin, alongside two state community and technical colleges, announced the donation of $250,000 to the Appalachian Petroleum Training Center Wednesday, meant to enhance and expand the program.

Tomblin made the announcement at the Capitol with Noble Energy Senior Vice President Gary Willingham

The company has committed the one time dollars to Pierpont and Northern Community Technical Colleges, the two schools that host the petroleum training center.

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