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Nurse Aide I Refresher course to begin July 7

Jun 16, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a Nurse Aide I (NA1) Refresher course on the Person County Campus. The class will meet on the following dates: July 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31, Aug 4 & 7 from 5–9 p.m. The NA1 Refresher course prepares students whose listing on the NC Nurse Aide  Read More

Adults and Children in Education (ACE) Celebration held

Jun 5, 2014
The Adult Basic Skills Program of Piedmont Community College (PCC) held an Appreciation Celebration at Earl Bradsher Pre-school (EBPS) on Thursday, May 15, for graduates and students of the Adults and Children in Education (ACE) class. ACE is family learning program for adults who are seeking a high school equivalency diploma while also gaining skills  Read More

Pottery, Sewing, and more!

Jun 5, 2014
This summer, Piedmont Community College will offer a variety of classes for your own interest! Here are few classes that will begin soon. Learn from an artist, Evelyn Ward, the Beginning Techniques needed to create beautiful pieces of pottery! Students will learn to use a potter’s wheel to make basic cylinder and bowl forms. If  Read More

Certified Logistics Technician Training begins June 23

Jun 5, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a course in Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) which prepares students for employment in warehousing and distribution centers. The CLT course will begin June 23 and will meet Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. through July 17.  This course will teach fundamental soft skills and industry specific skills. Certified  Read More

PCC travelers take C-T to Barcelona, Spain

Jun 5, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) annual trip abroad took travelers to Barcelona, Spain, in late May. Participants are pictured here with their hometown newspaper, The Courier-Times, at Park Guell, designed by the famous architect Gaudi. Pictured from left are: kneeling, Scarlett Grace; standing front: Tammy Carter, Jason West, Mary Ellen West, Elizabeth Whitt, Sam Munday, Joan  Read More

Youth Entrepreneurship Camp to be held at PCC

Jun 2, 2014
Registration is currently open for the 2014 Youth Entrepreneurship Camp, sponsored by Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC). The camp will be held June 23-27 from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on PCC’s Person County Campus. The week-long camp will introduce students to the concept of entrepreneurship as a career opportunity. Students will work  Read More

PCC students now have free access to MS Student Advantage program

May 29, 2014
Starting in June, Piedmont Community College (PCC) will begin providing Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus for PCC students at no cost via the Microsoft Student Advantage program. This agreement between PCC and Microsoft allows the College to provide current students with the latest version of Office 365 at school and at home.  All currently enrolled students  Read More

PCC Cosmetology students learn skills to become business owners in entrepreneurship course

May 28, 2014
Students in Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Cosmetology program spend months learning how to cut, color, and style hair along with all the other tasks they must master to become hair stylists. Now they’re learning another skill that many of them will need to know—how to start and manage their own salon businesses. Thanks to PCC’s  Read More

BioWork Process Technician Certification Prep Training at PCC

May 21, 2014
Enroll by May 29 for Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) BioWork training course that starts Tuesday, June 3. PCC’s Continuing Education program will offer BioWork, a course that brings together the basics of manufacturing technology and the fundamentals of science – two essential needs for competent, entry-level technicians working in biotechnology, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and chemical manufacturing.  Read More

Advanced Facebook for Business

May 21, 2014
Promote your business by learning how to add the power of advanced Facebook tools to make your business more visible on the Internet in a free seminar to be offered by Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC). Martin Brossman, success coach/speaker/trainer, will lead the workshop on Thursday, June 5, from 6-9 p.m.  Read More