Diesel Student Receives $3000 from Dirty Jobs’ Mike Rowe Scholarship Program

Congratulations to South Seattle College Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology student Justus Tokich, who was recently announced as a recipient of the 2019 Work Ethic Scholarship sponsored by Mike Rowe of TV’s Dirty Jobs fame and the mikeroweWORKS Foundation. Continue reading →


Airframe & Powerplant Masterclass Helps Transitioning Vets Take Flight in the Aviation Industry

After 20 years repairing and maintaining everything from drones to electronic missile systems, Kareem Foster, a US military veteran, applied to South Seattle College’s eight-week Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) Seminar Certificate program to support him as he makes the exciting transition from a military to civilian career, prepared to become a certified aviation mechanic. Continue reading →

Waste Management Donates Used Trucks to South Seattle College’s Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology Program

Waste Management has donated two used trucks to the Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology program at South Seattle College (SSC), creating new opportunity for students to learn the ins-and-outs of these high-tech vehicles in preparation for careers servicing large engines that power buses, trucks, construction equipment and ships. Continue reading →