Business & Community Programs

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Computer Courses

Access Level I 

Option 1: June 6th & 13th, 2018 - Wednesday - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm)

  • design and create a database
  • create and add data to tables
  • sort and filter records
  • validate entered data
  • write basic queries
  • design forms
  • create and print reports
  • 6-hour course, $125

Excel Level I

Option 1: May 24th & 31st, 2018 - Thursdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm)
Option 2: July 10th & 17th, 2018 - Tuesdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm)
Option 3: Aug 21st & 28th, 2018 - Tuesdays - Griffin Campus - (6pm -9pm)
  • spreadsheet design and formatting
  • entering and editing data
  • modifying a worksheet
  • entering and editing formulas
  • using basic function statements
  • formatting
  • creating charts
  • managing large workbooks
  • 6-hour course, $99

-For more info, call the Community Education Office at the Griffin Campus at (770) 228-7364

 

Excel Level II

Option 1:  June 7th & 14th, 2018- Thursdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm)
Option 2: July 24th & 31st, 2018 -  Tuesdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm)
  • using multiple worksheets and workbooks
  • advanced formatting
  • outlining and subtotaling
  • cell and range naming
  • protecting a worksheet
  • templates
  • PivotTables
  • 6-hour course, $99

-For more info, call the Community Education Office at the Griffin Campus at (770) 228-7364

 

Excel Level III

Option 1:  May 1st  & 8th, 2018 - Tuesdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm)
Option 2: August 7th & 14th, 2018 -  Tuesdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm)
  • logical and statistical functions
  • financial and date functions
  • analytical tools
  • macros, lookups and data tables
  • validation & exchanging data with other programs
  • 6-hour course, $99

IPhone/IPad Essentials

Option 1: July 11th - Wednesdays - Griffin Campus (9am-12pm) - $49

Microsoft Project

Option 1: July 19th and 26th - Thursdays - Griffin Campus (9am-12pm) - $125

OPEN LAB for Excel, Work and PowerPoint questions!

Option 1: June 20th - Wednesdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm) - $49
Option 2: July 25th - Wednesdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm) - $49

 

PowerPoint

Option 1: May 23rd & 30th - Wednesdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm) - $49
Option 2: Aug 9th & 16th - Thursdays - Griffin Campus - (9am-12pm) - $49

 

Social Media Essentials

Option 1: May 15th - Tuesdays - Griffin Campus (9am-12pm) - $49

 Windows 10

Option 1: Aug 22nd & 29th - Wednesdays - Griffin Campus (9am-12pm) - $99

 Word Level I

Option 1: June 19th & 26th - Tuesdays - Griffin Campus (9am-12pm) - $99

 

Personal Enrichment

Adult CPR, First Aid & AED Certification Course

Option 1:  - (9am-4pm) - $85

This training will provide you with vital knowledge and skills you will need to respond in a life-threating situation with confidence.

This flexible course will help employers meet OSHA and other federal and state regulatory requirements for training employees in how to respond and care for medical emergencies at work.

Students will practice essential skills in small groups and can also apply the learned skills in optional scenario-based situations. Participant's will receive a workbook and upon completion of the course, will receive a certification card that is good for two years.

For more info, call the Community Development Center, 115 East Main Street, Thomaston,
706-646-6151 or the Community Services Center, 501 Varsity Road, Griffin, 770-228-7364.

 

Ed2go Online Courses

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Technical Courses

CDL Prep

Scheduling Summer classes (Mon & Tues - Butts Center) (8am-3pm)

Need a refresher before taking the exam? Come get hands on training for pre-trip inspection of all items using Section 11 of the Georgia Commercial Driver's Manual.  Students will be introduced to the six basic control skill exercises and practice each one.

This course does not teach you how to drive.

Class “A” or "B" permit and a D.O.T. health card if required.  The Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Road Skills Test is scheduled when the training is complete. 12-hour course, $400

-For more info, call 706-646-6151

Commercial Truck Driving Class A - Refresher Course

If you have been out of work or haven't driven in awhile, this class will help you get back in the driver’s seat. Come and sharpen the skills needed to be a Commercial Truck Driver. Current Commercial Drivers License required. 48-hour course, $800
-For more info, call 706-646-6151

 


 

 

Driver's Education -

Weekly Classes:

  1. September 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 2018 - Henry Center
  2. October 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 2018 - Griffin
  3. November 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 2018 - Griffin

 

Weekend Classes (Saturday/Sunday)

  1. August 12, 18, 19, 25, 26, 2018 - Thomaston
  2. September 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 2018 - Butts Center
  3. October 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2018 - Thomaston
  4. November 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 2018 - Jasper Center
  5. December 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 2018 - Griffin

Cost:  $350.00

        

Forklift Safety and Certification

Each 2-day course meets 8 am - 4 pm on the Griffin Campus in Building 100

Option 1: June 12th & 13th (Tues & Wed - Griffin)
Option 2: June 26th & 27th  (Tues & Wed - Griffin)
Option 3: July 10th & 11th  (Tues & Wed - Griffin)

This OSHA compliant course is designed for individuals needing to learn or update skills for operating a forklift. It includes classroom instruction and supervised hands-on operation of a forklift. 14-hour course, $175

-For more info, call the Community Services Center on the Griffin Campus at 770-228-7364.

 

OSHA 10-Hour

Option 1:  -  June 11th and 12th Griffin Campus (8am-4:30pm)

Topic include the following and more!

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • OSH Act
  • General Duty Clause
  • Employer and Employee Rights & Responsibilities
  • Whistleblower Rights
  • Recordkeeping basics
  • Inspections
  • Citations
  • Penalties
  • Value of Safety and Health
  • OSHA Website and Available Resources
  • OSHA 1-800 Number
  • Walking and Working Surfaces
  • Exit Routes
  • Emergency Action Plans
  • Fire Prevention Plans
  • Fire Protection,
  • Subpart(s) E & L
  • Electrical, Subpart S
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Hazard Communication

Cost: $199 per person

For More info, call the Griffin Campus at (770) 228-7364 or the Flint River Campus at (706) 646-6151.

OSHA 30-Hour

Option 1:  -  June 11th, 12th, 13th and 14th Griffin Campus (8am-4:30pm)

Cost: $399 per person

For More info, call the Griffin Campus at (770) 228-7364 or the Flint River Campus at (706) 646-6151.

Plumbing Recertification 

This course is for all plumbers that need recertification. Snacks are provided and included in the cost.
4-hour course, $75
For more info, call (706) 646-6151.