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The College of Southern Maryland will hold Career Starters program open houses to introduce its noncredit training courses for people who want to kickstart a new career in business, construction, early childhood, health care, hospitality, information technology, transportation or veterinary medicine in 10 to 16 weeks.

An open house will be 4:30 to 6 p.m. Jan. 10 at the La Plata campus at 8730 Mitchell Road.

Another open house will be held at Center for Trades and Energy Training at 17 Irongate Drive in Waldorf from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Jan. 17.

During this open house, prospective students can learn about electrical, HVAC, welding, carpentry and plumbing courses.

Career Starter programs offer training and classes in short sequences for students to gain skills quickly and then enter the workforce.

During the open houses, prospective students can meet with a program coordinator and instructors from each career field, learn about financial assistance options and register for classes.

Attendees can enter a drawing for an instant scholarship for the spring semester.

Call 301-934-7765 or go to