ELBERT COUNTY, GA, Aug, 7, 2017 slw- A new grain milling company has announced its opening of an Elbert County manufacturing plant on 8 acres on the Bowman Highway. The newly constructed 10,000 square foot grain mill will have the ability to manufacture...
ELBERT COUNTY, GA, Aug. 7, 2017 slw- Davis Systems, Inc., a Wyoming based company, announces the launch of a new technology business, bringing a large investment to Elbert County. As an innovator and manufacturer of new, patented, data center servers and related...
Elbert County Businesses – “Stay in School” Program and Possible Preparation for College Through New Work/Education High School Program
Sign-up as an employer or a mentor, below. Education, mentoring and preparation for college are among the many benefits certain high school students can participate in, this fall. A positive solution to Elbert County graduation rate statistics, the Great Promise...
Rusty Warner and Allen Nicas, from the Development Authority and Elbert County Chairman Tommy Lyon all attended the annual Good News Program this month. Twenty-four Northeast Georgia counties and numerous state officials eagerly shared project- after-project of local...
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Athens Technical College-Elbert County Campus
Education & Training
ATHENS TECHNICAL COLLEGE-ELBERT COUNTY CAMPUS
Higher education has a clear “pay-off” and is a fundamental factor of development. Educated workers can figure out what-is and what-is-not worthy of support and effort when it comes to new business within the community.
Education promotes productivity and entrepreneurship. Productivity then creates technological advances, and so on…
–Rusty Warner, Economic Development Director, Elbert County Development Authority-
In addition to being the Elbert County Development Authority’s office of economic development, the Elbert County campus of Athens Technical College offers career development and academic support, in addition to regular programs of study.
The Elbert County Campus is located on 47 acres of beautifully landscaped, rolling land in Northeast Georgia not far from the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. The campus incorporates a 6-acre lake and a community park. Opening in 1997, the campus now serves over 500 credit students from Elbert, Hart and Wilkes Counties, and other surrounding counties.
PROGRAMS of STUDY (just a sampling):
Accounting – Air Conditioning- Automotive- Baking & Pastry- Biological Sciences & Biotechnology- Business Technology- CAD-Basic & Advanced- Commercial Truck Driving- Computer Support- Consumer Economics -Cosmetology -Criminal Justice -Culinary Arts- Dental Assisting & Hygiene- Diesel Engine Service, Electronic & Maintenance- Drafting- Early Childhood Care & Education- Electric-Basic- Construction Systems- Environmental- EMC Professions- Fire Professionals- Grinder Operations (basic)- Healthcare- Hospitality- Hotel- Restaurant- Tourism- Industrial Systems- Interiors- Machine Tool Technology- Medical Assistant- Nanotechnology- Nursing- Paramedicine- PC Repair & Network Technician- Phlebotomy- Photovoltaic -Radiology- Social Work- Sports Management- Stormwater & Erosion Control- Surgical Technology- Veterinary- Technician Welding
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