WPCC Calendar

The calendar below includes important community and student-related dates and events occurring on the campus of Western Piedmont Community College.  Check back often as dates will be added or updated.  We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Academic Calendar

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Events in May 2023

  • Notary Public (#69091)

    Notary Public (#69091)

    May 13, 2023

    Date: May 13, 2023
    Section #: 69091
    Time: Saturdays 8:30-4:30 with 1 hour lunch break
    Location: FHEC- 211
    Foothills Higher Education Center, 2128 S Sterling St, Morganton, NC 28655
    Cost: $75
    Materials: Students will need to purchase the notary public handbook that is available in the WPCC bookstore. You should also bring a pencil and paper. Please note no laptops are allowed.
    This course is taught by Calleesha Teel, Esq. Originally from Greenville, NC she received her Bachelors in Political Science from Winston-Salem State University and her JD/MLS from North Carolina Central University. She has been a Notary Public since 2016 and conducted hundreds of notarizations. She is also a Notary Signing Agent and Notary Public Instructor. "I am looking forward to teaching you what you need to know to be a Notary."
  • Intro To Welding

    Intro To Welding

    May 22, 2023

    A person welding

    Dates: May 22- July 24 (No class on Memorial Day nor the week of the 4th)
    Exact Dates:  May 22nd, 24th, 31st, June 5th, 7th, 12th, 14th, 19th, 21st, 26th, 28th, July 10th, 12th, 17th, 19th, & 24th
    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.
    Section #: 68880
    Room #: C-102 (Main Campus located at 1001 Burkemont Ave., Morganton)
    Capacity: 10
    Cost: $180

    Description: This class will be an introduction to basic welding processes. Topics of discussion will include Safety in Welding, Welding types, and an overview of the welding industry as a whole. Students will be given time to practice some welding techniques and get a feel for the welding trade. The students will be working with mild steel mostly focusing on stick welding and gas welding. After the class is finished Students should be able to identify and set up Oxy-Fuel & Arc Welding Equipment and perform basic welding, brazing, and soldering applications.

    No workbook is required but an optional one will be available if interested. No PPE is required
    Western Piedmont Community College
    1001 Burkemont Ave
    Morganton , NC 28655