Current Classes

Click the link below for details on the Spring 2020 courses available.

Spring 2020 Metro Corporate College course offerings, dates and pricing

Courses include:

Forklift Training

OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Training

OSHA 30-Hour General Industry Training

Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training

Project Management Certification

Manufacturing READY for Veterans

Learn how to transfer your military skills and experience to civilian careers in the manufacturing industry. The Tools for Automated Manufacturing for Veterans program teaches participants how to transfer their military skills and experience onto their resume in language that is recognized by the manufacturing industry. The ultimate goal for this program is to prepare participants for careers and connect them with career opportunities in Newton, DeKalb and Rockdale counties. Upon successful completion participants will receive the following certifications and certificates, as well as awareness to skill sets that lead to employment in various manufacturing facilities:

  • Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
  • OSHA 30-Hour Industrial Safety Certification
  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Leadership/Management Training
  • Georgia BEST Soft Skills
  • CPR/First Aid/AED

There is no cost to qualified participants. WIOA ELIGIBLE

Taught through the Economic Development Division at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, the Tools for Advanced Manufacturing program is funded through your local WIOA office. The program is geared towards unemployed and underemployed veterans who have little or no manufacturing or logistics experience, but who wish to reenter the workforce with new and in-demand skills. The program fee and all required materials are covered for those who meet eligibility requirements.

Program schedule, location, and cost

CHECK BACK LATER FOR NEXT SESSION DATES AND TIMES!

Newton Campus Advanced Manufacturing Center

$3000.00

 

For more information, or to register, please contact:

Dr. Irvin Clark, Vice President, Economic Development

clarki@gptc.edu

(404) 297-9522 ext. 3116

Manufacturing READY Program

This is your pathway to a great career in manufacturing.

There are more great careers in manufacturing than there are trained people to fill them. In response to this demand, Georgia Piedmont Technical College has partnered with DeKalb, Newton and Rockdale manufacturing companies to develop the Manufacturing READY Program to prepare you for a career in manufacturing. Upon successful completion participants will receive the following certifications and certificates, as well as awareness to skill sets that lead to employment in various manufacturing facilities:

  • OSHA 10-Hour Industrial Safety Certification
  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Georgia BEST Soft Skills
  • CPR/First Aid/AED
  • Six Sigma White Belt

There is no cost to qualified participants. WIOA ELIGIBLE

Taught through the Economic Development Division at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, the Manufacturing READY program is funded through your local WIOA office.  The program is geared towards unemployed and underemployed individuals who have little or no manufacturing experience, but who wish to reenter the workforce with new and in-demand skills. The program fee and all required materials are covered for those who meet eligibility requirements.

Program schedule, location, and cost

CHECK BACK LATER FOR NEXT SESSION DATES AND TIMES!

Newton Campus Advanced Manufacturing Center

$3000.00

For more information, or to register, please contact:

Dr. Irvin Clark, Vice President, Economic Development

clarki@gptc.edu

(404) 297-9522 ext. 3116

Plumbing/Workplace Fundamentals

THE PLUMBING/WORKPLACE FUNDAMENTALS program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in plumbing, pipefitting and related fields. Workplace Soft Skills are provided to maximize success. The program emphasizes a combination of plumbing theory and practical applications necessary for successful employment. Start a wonderful career with a great company today! WIOA funding available for those who qualify.

Plumbing/Workplace Fundamentals program information flyer – Spring 2020

Training Start Date: March 2, 2020

INFORMATION SESSIONS:

Wednesday, January 22
1:00 p.m.
DeKalb Campus Conference Center
495 N. Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston

Thursday, January 23
5:00 p.m.
Newton Campus Conference Center
8100 Bob Williams Road, Covington

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Irvin Clark, Vice President, Economic Development

(404) 297-9522 ext. 3116

clarki@gptc.edu