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Posted on: September 15, 2023

Lamar State College-Port Arthur Offering Training in Just 10 Weeks -Update-

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The Port Arthur refinery industry is looking for a few good carpenters. Lamar State College Port Arthur is providing the necessary training in just 10 weeks! For Port Arthur residents, this training may be free... Contact Lamar State College-Port Arthur at (409) 984-6232 to become a skilled worker today, because space is limited!  The next Carpentry Training begins on November 27, 2023.

This is what you need- Requirements for funding:

  • ID for Carpentry, DL for CDL 
  • Social Security Card
  • If male, be registered with Selective Services

 Please, for now, contact Ms. Hernandez by calling (409) 984-6232 to receive an application.  (Once the website is updated, applicants may go online at, and apply.)  Please choose the course that reads “Grant Funded” under the tuition column.

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LSC-PA is also offering training for CDL Drivers. Please visit the website at for class dates, times, and tuition costs. Funding assistance is available through the Port Arthur Economic Development Corporation for Port Arthur residents, if qualified. We also offer student loans. The next CDL Training begins on October 2, 2023. Sign up!  

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