Staff Contact:

Andrea J. Burney, APR

Director of  Public Relations



Shown, left to right, first row, are: Esther Blair, Jacqueline Pointer, Linda Echols, Sherrika Pointer, Fred Johnson and Chane Dalton; Back Row: Al Covington, Lewis Womack, Aaron Blair, Gregory Holmes, Shelia Smith, Sylvester Townes, Jacolby Starling, David White, April Waller and Jerry Gwynn, Sr. The next class starts soon at DCC’s Regional Center for Advanced Technology and Training.

DANVILLE, VA, April 6, 2009 – The fifth group of students in Danville Community College’s Manufacturing Technician Career Studies Certificate Program recently completed studies and are now on their way to new employment opportunities. The short-term training program prepares graduate for employment in various manufacturing jobs requiring advanced technical and operator skills as well as knowledge of advanced manufacturing practices.

The recent program graduates are:

From the City of Danville
Al Covington
Linda Echols
Jerry Gwynn, Sr.
Greg Holmes
Shelia Smith
Jacolby Starling
Sylvester Townes
April Waller
Lewis Womack

From Pittsylvania County
Aaron Blair Sr., Chatham
Esther Blair, Chatham
Chane Dalton, Axton
Jacqueline Pointer, Ringgold
Sherrika Pointer, Ringgold

From Halifax County
Fred Johnson Jr., South Boston
David White, South Boston

Don’t miss out on this opportunity. The next group will begin soon with classes offered in Danville and Halifax County. For more information, contact DCC’s Workforce Services Office at 434.797.6437, or click here.


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