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Economic Development in Thomasville Trains Wildlife Management Students in CPR

On the morning of September 16, the SRTC – Thomasville office of Economic Development offered an unexpected training for Land, Forest, and Wildlife Management students: cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly called CPR. This is a component of the LFW course’s broader emphasis on safety. For the full calendar of all of the exciting courses offered by SRTC’s Economic Development Division, click here: https://southernregional.edu/economic-development/calendar



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Author Joy Jinks Speaks at SRTC

On Thursday, Sept. 12, Joy Jinks spoke about her book Dynamic Aging: I Intend to Live Forever... So Far, So Good! at the Student Wellness Center on SRTC's Bainbridge campus. Mark your calendars for a FREE series workshop with Edward Jones Investment on Oct. 8, 10, 15, & 17, from 5:30-6:30 pm, in the Student Wellness Center, Room 961. An Edward Jones Financial Advisor will conduct a series of seminars to teach the community about smart investing and preparing for the future.



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Sewing Classes at SRTC Bainbridge

SRTC-Bainbridge Economic Development's first Basic Sewing I class kicked off this past Saturday. Ready for the next class? Basic Sewing II will be offered on Saturdays, Nov. 2 & 9, from 9 am - 12 pm, at the SRTC-Midtown location, Room 207. The cost is $50 (includes both Saturdays.) Register here: https://southernregional.edu/economic-development/course-registration



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Southern Regional Technical College Nominates John B. Sanfilippo & Son for Georgia Manufacturer of the Year

Each year, Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) celebrates industry partners by nominating local businesses for the Manufacturer of the Year award. This year, in conjunction with Manufacturing Appreciation Week (MAW), the SRTC-Bainbridge Economic Development Division proudly nominated John B. Sanfilippo & Son (JBSS) for the prestigious award. John B. Sanfilippo & Son been in business for over 30 years, and currently has a local economic impact of more than $130,000 annually....



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Economic Development Course Offerings in September.

For more information about courses in your area: Bainbridge Office: Susanne Reynolds O: (229) 243-3011 sreynolds@southernregional.edu Moultrie Office: Cole Posey O: (229) 217-4257 | C: (706)...



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Sewing Courses Offered in Bainbridge

“As a teenager, I worked at a fabric shop in my hometown in Southern California, bought my first sewing machine while working there in high school, and made new outfits for nearly every day of the week for school,” said Sewing Instructor, Theresa Sterling. “In fact, that sewing machine I purchased in the early 1980s is the same indestructible Swedish Viking Husqvarna machine I use today and will use for demonstration in the class.” This September, the Economic Development Division...



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SRTC Billiards Academy Instructor Competes in Vegas

The week of August 12-16th, 2019, Southern Regional Technical College employee Emilda Gargar-Jones participated in the World Amateur Pool Association International Tournament in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ms. Gargar-Jones contributed to their success by winning her matches and her team progressed through the third round. Out of 268 international teams, Emilda and her team placed 65th. Ms. Gargar-Jones helps referee student pool tournaments at the Bainbridge campus in the Student...



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Pharmacy Tech Classes Coming to Bainbridge.

Beginning on October 1st, 2019, the Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Division of Economic Development in Bainbridge will launch an exciting hands-on career training opportunity. Dr. Amy Ryan will be heading up an eight-week long Pharmacy Technician Program at SRTC- Bainbridge. Dr. Ryan has been training technicians for over a decade in Thomasville, but fall of 2019 will be the first opportunity to take part in the program in Bainbridge. Pharmacy Technicians assist...



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Southern Regional Technical College Nominates Georgia-Pacific for Georgia Manufacturer of the Year

Each year, Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) celebrates industry partners by nominating local businesses for the Manufacturer of the Year award. This year, in conjunction with Manufacturing Appreciation Week (MAW), the SRTC-Bainbridge Economic Development Division proudly nominated Georgia-Pacific Cedar Springs for the prestigious award. The Manufacturer of the Year nomination incorporates several criteria including economic impact on Georgia and workforce excellence....



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Issac King Commits to Evoqua at Project Purpose Signing Day

Last week, Isaac King committed to a position with Evoqua Water Technologies after completing a two-week boot camp this summer!



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POUND Comes to Bainbridge

The Economic Development Division at Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) is excited to announce the addition of POUND: Rockout Workout to its 2019 Summer Continuing Education schedule. Classes will be offered every Tuesday and Thursday during the month of May, June (excluding the first week), and August. To better accommodate the busy schedule of the community, classes will take place after work from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the upstairs aerobics room of the Student Wellness Center...



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Local Artist Kris Young to Offer Painting Courses in Bainbridge

Southern Regional Technical College’s Economic Development Division is pleased to announce an Introduction to Painting (Acrylic) course with artist Kris Young. The 4-day class will be held at the SRTC-Bainbridge Student Wellness Center on March 5, 7, 12, and 14, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Instructor Kris Young began painting in his teen years. At that young age, his middle school art teacher recognized his artistic talent. Later, he was accepted to the Chattanooga Center for Creative...