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Martin Elected to National Funeral Service Education Position

Nov
28
2012

David Martin, program coordinator for funeral service at Piedmont Technical College, has been selected to serve as part of the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE).

PTC Offers S.C.’s Only Accredited Funeral Service Program

Nov
14
2012

funeral serviceDennis Carroll, an Army veteran and a 2008 Piedmont Technical College graduate, first became interested in Funeral Service while still in the military. 

“One of my jobs in the Army was to play Taps for military funerals, and that kind of tugged at my heart to serve families in that capacity,” he said.

HVAC Program Prepares Skilled Technicians for Success

Nov
09
2012

When all goes well, air conditioning and heating systems typically go unnoticed. But anyone who’s lived through a South Carolina summer day when the air conditioning is on the fritz knows how important these systems have become in our daily lives.

In fact, every private residence, business, industry and agency needs the skill of technicians trained in the installation, maintenance and repair of air conditioning, refrigeration and heating systems. 

Sims Lab Receives an Upgrade

Nov
08
2012

The simulation lab for Piedmont Technical College’s nursing program has been given an upgrade that moves it to the forefront of nursing education.

Eaton Corporation Continues Support of Engineering Education with Donation

Sep
25
2012

Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation recently made a generous $25,000 donation to the Piedmont Technical College Foundation. 

Project Genesis featured on WIS

Sep
24
2012

Steve Coleman, director of PBI Genesis grant, discusses Project Genesis and the impact it has on student success and retention.

 

Project Genesis

 

For more information on Project Genesis, contact Coleman at (864) 941-8603 or coleman.s@ptc.edu.

Project Genesis Addresses Educational Crisis

Sep
07
2012

Through a new program called Project Genesis, Piedmont Technical College is taking action to address a problem of national proportions.

“There is a crisis among African American males in education,” said Steve Coleman, director of Project Genesis. “Piedmont Technical College has recognized this crisis and we are working to provide a targeted group of men with the necessary resources for success.”

Agriculture and Horticulture Programs Receive Honors

Aug
31
2012

The diversified agriculture and horticulture programs at Piedmont Technical College continue to garner accolades from across the State.

New Dean of Nursing Named

Aug
24
2012

Piedmont Technical College has named Tara Harris the college’s dean of Nursing. Harris replaces Rosalie Stevenson who retired in July after 32 years of service to PTC.

Center for Advanced Manufacturing Featured on WSPA

Jul
19
2012

Rusty Denning, associate V.P. of Continuing Education, discusses the programs at the new center in Laurens County, which are taking students now for the Fall term. To learn more about the QuickSkills program, click here or call Wanda Hill at (864) 682-3703.