Mining electrician retraining planned in December 2021 at New River CTC

Electrical training

New River Community and Technical College is offering a mining electrician retraining class on Dec. 20, 2021, at the Nicholas County Campus and through Zoom video conferencing. The courses will be offered from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Mine electricians in West Virginia must complete continuing education courses each year to keep their MSHA certification current.  

Tuition for the class is $50, and preregistration is required by Dec. 16, 2021. Attendees participating in the Zoom course will receive the class link after they have registered for the class. 

Visit to register for one of the classes or contact Gloria Kincaid (304-793-6101, 

New River CTC’s Workforce Education Division provides community education classes and employable educational opportunities including noncredit courses, workforce development programs and customized training.