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Jun
30
MCC Career Craze Camp

Madisonville Community College is having a Career Craze: Coal Academy Camp from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., July 7-10 for students ages 8-15.

The camp is free, and registration is required.

Jun
12
June 9 2015 SE Ill Mine Rescue Comp
Congratulations to our Madisonville Community College (MCC) Mine Rescue Team, who recently placed second in day one of the fourth annual Southeastern Illinois College (SIC) Mine Rescue Skills Competition, held June 9-10 in Harrisburg, Illinois.
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Kentucky Coal Academy (KCA) Madisonville Community College (MCC) Mine Rescue Team Member David Mackey was recently awarded first and second place in the Western Kentucky Mining Insitute's (WKMI) 2015 Safety Days state and federal pre-shift examiner contest, respectively, held May 20 and 21 in Madisonville, Kentucky.
Jesse Campbell showing students how to use mining equipment
Murrel Dixon
Kentucky Coal Academy Coordinator Rick Caskey has been a mining instructor at Madisonville Community College for the past 17 years. Caskey said helping to rebuild the coal industry’s workforce with a new generation of efficient and safety-conscious miners was a challenging yet rewarding experience.
Harold Burton on KCA Simulator lg
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KCA mine simulator equipment.

The Kentucky Coal Academy offers AAS Degrees in Mining Technology as well as Certificate Programs.


We train coal miners
Tony Brown

We are lucky to have such a program as the Kentucky Coal Academy.