Class on Environmental Awareness for Real Estate Professionals

For Immediate Release:
October 2, 2012

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
[email protected]
Phone: 540-868-7134

The Office of Workforce Solutions at Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is offering a seminar on Environmental Awareness for Real Estate Professionals on Thursday, October 25, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  This class is informational for brokers, lenders, and property managers.  The class will be held in the Thompson Conference Center of the Corron Community Development Center on the LFCC Middletown Campus.

                This class focuses on addressing the needs of real estate professionals who encounter an environmental issue with a property to provide them the knowledge to proceed with buying, selling, or listing processes. The course counts for recertification points in Virginia and West Virginia and is approved by the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation (DPOR).

Registration is $95 for the class, but the Shenandoah Valley Energy Partnership (SVEP) is providing grant funding for qualified participants.  To see if you qualify for grant funding, contact Sherry Pinto 540-705-5392 or [email protected] .  More information and online registration is available on the web at or by calling (540) 868-7021.


Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.