One local community college is preparing workers for jobs in Allentown's NIZ.

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) is offering a non-credit class starting in April to teach customer service skills.

These skills will be in high demand by employers coming into the Neighborhood Improvement Zone, college officials said.

The course is being offered in conjunction with the Lehigh Valley Workforce Investment Board, Inc. and PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley.

An information session will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at LCCC's Donley Center at 718 Hamilton St. in Allentown.

Customer Service and Communication begins at LCCC in Allentown Jan. 27 through April 25, Mon. – Fri. from 12-3:45 p.m. Registration is required.

For more information, or to register, call 610-799-1582, email or visit LCCC's website.