Staff Contact:

Andrea J. Burney, APR

Director of  Public Relations



Manufacturing Tech - 16th cohort

Participants in the Manufacturing Technician Career Studies Certificate Program recently completed their studies. Shown, left to right, are: Terrence Baines, John Alvis, Isaac Hairston and William Paige Swanson.


DANVILLE, VA, December 7, 2012 – The 16th cohort of students in Danville Community College’s Manufacturing Technician Career Studies Certificate Program recently completed the curriculum. The 12-week training program prepares students 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
Terrence Baines
Isaac Hairston
David Wingfield

From Pittsylvania County
Martin Pauley, Cascade
John Alvis, Ringgold
Matthew Terry, Ringgold

Other Residents
William Paige Swanson, Collinsville
Timothy Santoemma, Ridgeway

The training program (28 credits) is offered in cooperation with area companies and organizations that are seeking highly skilled workers. Participants develop a strong knowledge of the skills required in manufacturing within a concise and flexible schedule. Don’t miss out on this opportunity. The next class begins soon. All classes are held at the Regional Center for Advanced Technology and Training (RCATT). Funding may be available to assist with tuition.

For more information, contact DCC’s Workforce Services Office at 434.797.6437, or
click here.


Copyright © 2012  by Danville Community College

1008 South Main St., Danville, VA 24541  |  434.797.2222  |  TTY: 434.797.8542  |  FAX: 434.797.8514  |  Toll-Free: 1.800.560.4291
 Danville Community College promotes and maintains educational and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, sex, ethnicity, religion, gender, age (except when age is a bona fide occupational qualification), disability, national origin, or other non-merit factors. Danville Community College prohibits sexual harassment including sexual violence..