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Economic Development @SRTC

The term economic development generally suggests business expansion, capital projects, or new industry. While all of those are correct, they do not fully define what economic development is at Southern Regional Technical College. The Economic Development division at SRTC is a dynamic team of individuals located across South Georgia who can develop and offer customized contract training, continuing education, and personal enrichment courses to fit your needs.

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Quick Start

Quick Start, the Technical College System of Georgia’s internationally acclaimed workforce training program, provides customized training free-of-charge to qualified new, expanding and existing businesses.

​Just as your solutions are unique, so is our approach to helping you. We help assess workers, train new employees on your unique processes, and develop customized job-specific training using the most current techniques and media.

Learn more about Georgia’s Quick Start

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Retraining Tax Credit

Retraining programs that are eligible for the Retraining Tax Credit include:

  • Retraining of current employees on newly installed equipment;
  • Retraining of current employees on newly implemented technology, such as computer platforms, software implementation and upgrades, Total Quality Management, ISO 9000, and self-directed work teams.

Not eligible: executive training, management development training, career development, personal enrichment training, etc.; cross-training of employees on equipment or technology that is not new to the company.

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