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Andrea J. Burney, APR

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Manufacturing Technician Graduates

The latest group of participants in Danville Community College’s Manufacturing Technician Career Studies Certificate Program are shown left to right (front row): Ronta Harris, Kenneth Scruggs, Michelle Clark and Juanita Thorpe; (back row): Anthony Slade, Joe Fitz, Takondae Carter, Ricky Glenn, Kimberly Poke, Alan Payne and James Pavlis. The next class starts soon. For more information, contact DCC Workforce Services at 434.797.6437, or click here.

DANVILLE, VA, May 25, 2012 – Another group of students in Danville Community College’s Manufacturing Technician Career Studies Certificate Program recently completed the curriculum and are now on their way to new employment opportunities. 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
Michelle Clark
Ricky Glenn
Ronta Harris
James Pavlis
Alan Payne
Kimberly Poke
Kenneth Scruggs
Anthony Slade

From Pittsylvania County
Takondae Carter, Axton
Joe Fitz, Blairs

From Halifax County
Juanita Thorpe, Alton

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.


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