Class offered for new North Slope workers

A one-day, six-module “NSTC Unescorted Program,” plus a hydrogen sulfide/iron sulfide class is being offered by Kachemak Bay Campus, Kenai Peninsula College-University of Alaska Anchorage, and the University of Alaska Mining and Petroleum Training Service. 

Upon completion of this course, participants receive an NSTC card, which allows them to travel unescorted within and between the operating fields in which they are assigned. The class will be held 8 a.m.-6 p.m. May 9. The fee is $204. Advanced registration is required at KBC.

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