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SOWELA Technical Community College Regional Training Center

Lake Charles


The new 63,000 sq. ft. Regional Training Center, located on the campus of SOWELA Technical Community College, can accommodate all your professional meeting needs. From groups of 20 to 200, the Regional Training Center, along with other campus facilities, offers contemporary classroom settings, computer labs, conference rooms, banquet facilities, and auditoriums. 

When you meet at SOWELA, you experience:

  • Easy access from Interstate 210
  • Free on-site parking
  • Ability to bring your own caterer
  • Simple pricing structure
  • State-of-the-art audio/visual capabilities


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