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July 20, 2017

KY Coal Academy to sponsor Harlan Co. Safety Days Mine Rescue event July 25-27

The Kentucky Coal Academy, in partnership with the Cumberland Tourist Commission and Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, will host the Harlan County Safety Days Mine Rescue contest July 25-27, in Cumberland.
July 20, 2017

KY Coal Academy announces partnership with CEDAR, Inc.

Members of CEDAR, Inc. along with the KY Coal Academy signed a new partnership agreement in July 2017.The Kentucky Coal Academy is pleased to announce a partnership with CEDAR (Coal Education Development and Resource), Inc., to develop, promote and deliver unique opportunities for the citizens of the coalfields of eastern Kentucky.
June 20, 2017

Aug.-Dec. 2017 BSCTC Mining Classes

Our program at Big Sandy Community and Technical Colleges campus will host the following free mining trainings for the remainder of 2017.
May 25, 2017

2017 Junior KY Coal Academy Scholarships

The KY Coal Academy is pleased to award $112k in scholarships to high school and area technology students who graduated from a Junior Coal Academy program in 2017.
January 13, 2017

Ky Coal Academy to host initial and refresher trainings in Pikeville

The Ky Coal Academy will host several initial and refresher MET  surface and underground mining trainings in Pikeville in the upcoming months.The Ky Coal Academy will host several initial and refresher MET surface and underground mining trainings in Pikeville in the upcoming months.

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