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Veteran Gets His Hands on Success at SRTC

“I piddled around and fell in love with this,” Josh McDuffie said as he stands in the brightly lit electrical systems classroom. Fully stocked with coils of cables, walls of wiring projects in progress, and bins of assorted tools and fittings, the classroom looks like a cross between a construction site and aisle five of The Home Depot. While he is now perfectly at home in that environment, Josh’s path to the Electrical Construction and Maintenance program at Southern Regional...



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Need For Skilled Workers Puts SRTC Grads In High Demand

Stephen Mathis’ class at Southern Regional Technical College doesn’t spend a lot of time in desks, listening to him lecture in front of a white board. Instead, walking into his classroom is like walking into a busy construction site. One student is on a ladder running conduit overhead. Another student is carefully threading wires into an electrical panel. Still another is checking the connections on the light switches that he has just wired. The students and Mr. Mathis share good-natured...



SRTC Electrical Systems Student Honored

Pictured from left to right: James Potts and Phillip Ricks from City Electric Supply On Monday, February 22nd James Potts received the Klein Tools Outstanding Student award for the Electrical Systems program at Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) in Moultrie. Top students are evaluated based on their overall and programmatic grade point average and their performance in lab simulations. Potts has maintained a 3.94 GPA while double majoring in Electrical Systems and Carpentry. He...