The Road Less Graveled: BTC training series explores nontraditional careers for women

Bellingham Technical College is offering a free training and informational event series highlighting opportunities for women in traditionally male-dominated careers such as welding, construction, electrical work, computer networking, engineering, process technology, instrumentation, electronics and automotive technology.

The May 18 series, called “The Road Less Graveled: Exploration of nontraditional careers for women,” will include hands-on activities, resources on training and education options, as well as employment opportunities.

Events will be held on the BTC campus at 3028 Lindbergh Ave.

To register, call BTC at 360-752-8483 or email

Series event schedule

8-8:30 a.m.
Check in (G Building Cafeteria)

8:30-8:45 a.m.
Welcome & Orientation (Haskell Center 108)

8:45-9 a.m.
Industry Panel (Haskell Center 108)

9:10-9:50 a.m.
Session 1 (Various locations on campus)

10:40-11:20 p.m.
Session 2 (Various locations on campus)

A vendor fair will also be open from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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