Spring classes at Anne Arundel Community College include five non-credit short courses for construction industry professionals, ranging in topics from how to handle legal problems to employee relations.

Construction Law covers contractual relationships with owners, subcontractors and others. Discussions cover problems with defective specifications and more. The class is $72, and meets from 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, March 7-May 16.

Engineers, architects, developers and others can learn about state and local codes in Stormwater Management Code and Plan Requirements. The class is $32, and meets 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, March 6-April 10. Drainage and storm water management requirements are the highlights.

Grading Plans and Grading Permit Processes provides an in-depth view of the county permit process for engineers and design professionals. Prime points show how to avoid common errors that lead to plan rejection. The class meets 7-9 p.m. Thursdays,. March 14-April 11. The cost is $32.

Construction Planning and Scheduling presents a comprehensive overview of how to use these tools. Included is an introduction to computers as planning tools. The class meets 7-10 p.m. Mondays,tomorrow through April 15. The cost is $65.

A class that shows how to get better command of basic supervisory skills, Principles of Supervision and Employer Relations emphasizes effective communication, interpersonal skills and employee relations. The cost is $65, and theclass meets 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, March 12-May 14.

For information on any of the courses, contact the college. Information: 551-2325.


The Maryland International Division, in cooperation with Anne Arundel, Prince George's and Charles counties as well as Howard and Montgomery community colleges, will sponsor a trade seminar series this month in Lanham.

The seminars, beginning March 6, will run consecutive Wednesdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Ramada Inn, Capitol Beltway, 5910 Princess Garden Parkway in Lanham.

Topics to be presented will include international marketing, letters of credit and other international methods of payment and air and ocean freight documentation.

The cost is $65 per seminar, which includes lunch. Information: 322-0788.


Employers stillhave time to reserve a booth for the third annual Anne Arundel County Job Fair set for March 27 at Anne Arundel Community College. Reservations must be made by March 6 in order to be included in the 1991 Employer directory.

The 10 a.m.-8 p.m. event is sponsored by the Anne Arundel Trade Council, the Anne Arundel County Office of Economic Development and Anne Arundel Community College.

The fair will offerbusiness and industry, government agencies and non-profit organizations a chance to hire college seniors and graduates and other qualified applicants. Last year 1,700 job applicants attended the fair.

A reservation fee of $450 is required, ($400 for Trade Council members), and electricity can be provided to booths for a $30 fee.

Information: 757-6709.

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