Mt. Vernon Register-News

May 11, 2013

RLC Board OKs co-op agreements

By RICK HAYES rick.hayes@register-news.com
The Register-News

---- — INA — Two inter-district educational cooperative agreements were approved by the Rend Lake College Board of Trustees earlier this week.

Both agreements are with Southeastern Illinois College, District 533, based in Harrisburg.

The first agreement is for Rend Lake College to provide coal miner training to residents of Southeastern Illinois College who are employed at White Oak Resources located in McLeansboro for required training provided at that location.

The agreement, which commenced on March 1, will be reviewed annually during the month of February for the purposes of making revisions, additions or deletions.

The second agreement is for Rend Lake College and Southeastern Illinois College to train and to offer credential bearing programs (certificate and degree) programs as well as custom safety training in Oil and Natural Gas Tech-