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Prepare for a career with PCC’s short-term training options, including information technology, healthcare, and advanced manufacturing

Feb 26, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) offers an array of short-term courses. For more information on specific areas visit www.piedmontcc.edu/programs. Computer Skills for Today’s Job Search Learn to create and mange an NCWorks Online account, apply for jobs online, create and update your resume, cover letter, and thank you notes! Free for those unemployed and underemployed. Free!May  Read More

PCC’s March healthcare courses include Medication Tech, Medication Aide, and Nurse Aide I on the Caswell County Campus

Feb 25, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) is committed to training frontline healthcare workers, while also offering scholarship funds for a variety of courses each month. In March, PCC’s Team will provide training in Medication Aide (March 15-23), Medication Tech (March 24 – April 1), and Nurse Aide I (March 15 – May 14) on the College’s Caswell  Read More

Basic Life Support Instructor course offered at PCC on March 27

Feb 24, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer the Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor course on March 27, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on the Caswell County Campus, located at 331 Piedmont Drive in Yanceyville. PCC is an American Heart Association authorized training site. Those interested in enrolling in the BLS Instructor course should call (336) 694-8052  Read More

Handgun Safety Course available at PCC on March 5 & 6

Feb 23, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a Handgun Safety course on Friday, March 5, 5:30 – 9 p.m. and Saturday, March 6, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. This $75 course fulfills the requirement for obtaining a concealed carry handgun permit. Since 1995, N.C. citizens have had the right to carry concealed weapons, if they complete  Read More

Congratulations to PCC’s Fall 2020 honor rolls recipients

Feb 16, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has released the names of students who earned a place on various honor rolls for the Fall 2020 Semester. Named to the President’s List were students who completed a minimum course load of 12 credit hours and maintained a grade point average of 4.00. They were: Samantha M. Aiken, James D.  Read More

PCC workshop offers new perspective on discussion

Feb 14, 2021
By Kelly Snow | kellysnow@roxboro-courier.com Piedmont Community College (PCC) is doing its part to help improve how local people discuss difficult issues. The college held its first Pacers’ Perspectives workshop Tuesday on Zoom with the goal of modeling civil discourse “that will allow the Piedmont Community College family the opportunity to express varying viewpoints in  Read More

PCC’s offers new programs, assistance options, and funding to help community focus on careers for the future

Feb 12, 2021
Despite enrollment declines due to COVID-19, the number of high school students dually enrolled and those seeking transfer degrees at Piedmont Community College (PCC) remains steady. College leadership, faculty, and staff continue to offer options to assist students despite challenges caused by the pandemic.  “We immediately put a laptop and hotspot loan program in place to help those who didn’t have these necessary tools for online  Read More

Spotlight on Community College Leaders: Piedmont Community College Trustee James Woody

Feb 8, 2021
By Ashley Blizzard, NCACCP/NCACCT Communication Coordinator & Events Manager James Woody, trustee at Piedmont Community College (PCC), has simple, but sound advice for new trustees: 1) Get to know your fellow board members; 2) Work together for what is best for the students; 3) Support the college by participating in school and foundation-sponsored events; and  Read More

PCC offers 8-week courses, some transferable, beginning March 8

Feb 5, 2021
Although the Spring semester is underway at Piedmont Community College (PCC), those interested can still register for classes that are condensed into 8-weeks. College Transfer Success ( ACA 122 ) Offered Monday, 8:05 – 9:20 a.m. on the Caswell County Campus and Live OnlineThis course provides information and strategies necessary to develop clear academic and professional goals beyond  Read More

The Jillian and Ross Mickens Scholarship established to assist Agribusiness students

Feb 1, 2021
The scholarship established in honor of Jillian and Ross Mickens, owners of Open Door Farm in Cedar Grove, North Carolina, will assist a student enrolled in PCC’s Agribusiness program. Jillian and Ross founded Open Door Farm after becoming interested in learning more about where food comes from. They strive to be a source of healthy  Read More