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ATCTechWireContinuingEducationCourseswww.athenstech.edu706369-5763SummerFall2014CorporatesRatesavailableforsixormoreparticipantsATCwelcomesourCNAContinuingEducationProgram Completecoursedescriptionsavailableonlineatwww.athenstech.eduNoteFromthePresidentAthensTechnicalCollegesmissionsince1958hasemphasizedeconomicandworkforcedevelopment.OursuccessintrainingtheworkforcefortodayandtomorrowplayedapivotalroleinattractingtwoofthelargesteconomicdevelopmentprojectsfortheNorth-eastGeorgiaareainseveralyears.WhencompletedtheCaterpillarandBaxterfacilitieswillbringover2900newjobstoourarea.Oncetheassociatedbusinessesandsuppliersrelocatetothisregiontheeconomicimpactwillexceed3.5Billion.Whileexistingindustriescontinuetoimprovetheefficiencyandeffectivenessoftheirworkforcetheimmediatedemandforhighlyskilledteammemberswillsurpasstheavailableworkforceunlessactionsaretakentoincreasethenumberofhighlytrainedcandidatesforthesepositions.TomeettheseneedsAthensTechnicalCollegemustexpanditscreditandnon-creditinstructionalcapacityintheindustrialandtechnicalareas.ThisyearweareseekingfundingtobuildanEmergingTechnologiesEconomicDevelopmentFacility.This130000squarefootfacilitywillprovideinstruc-tionalspaceformanyofourtechnicalprogramssuchasMechatronicsWeldingandJoiningElectromechanicalEnvironmentalandMechanicalEngi-neeringTechnologyandmanyothers.ThenewfacilitywillalsohouseourEconomicDevelopmentServicesofficewithitsservicesforexistingindustrycontinuingeducationandoutreachprogramsthatallowustodevelopshort-termtrainingprogramstomeettheneedsofneworexistingcompanies.IamconfidenttheeconomicfutureforourareaisbrightandAthensTechnicalCollegewillcontinuetoplayasignificantroleintheworkforcedevelop-mentandeconomicoutlookintheregion.RespectfullyFloraW.TydingsEd.DPresidentMeetOurTeamSibleyBryanIIIM.Ed.DirectorGreeneCountyCampus706453-0378sbryanathenstech.eduTeenaSalesExternalTestingManager706357-0014tsalesathenstech.eduTommyLyonB.S.ManagerCorporateCustomerRelationsElbertCountyCampus706213-2105tlyonathenstech.eduBrendaMoodyM.Ed.DirectorCorporateCustomerRelations706369-5876bmoodyathenstech.eduCindySimmonsCoordinator706355-5022csimmonsathenstech.eduAndreaDanielD.B.A.VicePresidentEconomicDevelopment706369-5763adanielathenstech.eduPamJohnsonM.B.ADirectorComputerTechnologyTraining706357-0050pjohnsonathenstech.eduSamanthaThomasAdministrativeAssistant706369-5763sthomasathenstech.eduLenzyReidB.S.ExecutiveDirectorWaltonCountyCampus770207-4058lreidathenstech.eduMarkCarterDirectorTrainingandContinuousImprovement706583-2829mcarterathenstech.eduAlvieCoesM.B.A.M.EdDirectorBusinessandIndustrialServices706425-3117acoesathenstech.edu Toregisterorforinformationcall706-369-5763orvisitwww.athenstech.eduComputerTrainingCancellationsIfyoumustcancelsubstituteortransferpleasenotifyusbyphoneoremailatleastthreebusinessdaysbeforethecoursebegins.Norefundswillbegivenoncancellationswithinthreebusinessdaysofthecoursestartingdate.AthensTechreservestherighttocancelanyclassifenoughpartici-pantsdonotsign-upwithin24hoursofthestartoftheclass.Participantswillbenotified.Phoneusat706369-5763orsendafaxto706369-5872.CampusesATH-AthensCampus800U.S.Highway29NorthAthensGA30601ELB-ElbertCountyCampus1317AthensHighwayElbertonGA30635GRN-GreeneCountyCampus1051AthensTechDriveGreensboroGA30642WAL-WaltonCountyCampus212BryantRoadMonroeGA30655WASWashingtonWilkesCareerCenter20LexingtonAvenueWashingtonGA30673NationalCareerReadinessAssessmentsAthensTechnicalCollegeprovidestestingservicesforindividualswhowishtotaketheACTWorkKeysassess-mentswhichincludeReadingforInformationLocatingInformationandAppliedMathematics.DatestestsareadministeredAthensCampusevery1st3rdThurs.1200PMEbertCountyCampusevery2ndFri.830AMWaltonCountyCampusevery2nd4thTues.1130AMHartCountyCampusevery4thTues.1230PMMethodsofPaymentsDebitorCreditcardschecksormoneyordersCashpaymentsacceptedattheCashiersoffice.753assessments452assessments301assessmentMicrosoftOfficeTrainingIntroductiontoComputersusingWindows8.1Sep12Friday900AM400PMGRNOct10Friday900AM400PMWASNov14Friday900AM400PMELBDec10Wednesday830AM330PMATH89MSAccess2013Sep09Sep11830AM1230PMIntermediateATHOct24Friday900AM330PMIntroductionGRNNov05Friday900AM400PMIntroductionWALDec05Friday900AM1230PMIntroductionELB99MicrosoftExcel2013Aug15Friday900AM400PMIntroductionWALAug28Thursday830AM330PMIntermediateATHAug29Friday900AM400PMIntroductionGRNSep05Friday900AM400PMIntroductionELBSep10Sep15830AM1230PMIntermediateATHOct28Oct30830PM1230PMIntroductionATHOct29Wednesday900AM400PMIntroductionWASNov03Monday830AM330PMIntermediateATH89MicrosoftOfficeTransitionto2013Sep02Sep03830PM1230PMATHOct06Oct14830AM1230PMATH99MicrosoftOneNote2013Sep16Tuesday830AM330PMIntroductionATHNov25Tuesday830AM330PMIntroductionATH99MicrosoftOutlook2013Sept25Thursday830AM330PMIntroductionATHOct20Monday830AM330PMIntroductionATHDec16Tuesday830AM330PMIntroductionATH89MicrosoftPowerPoint2013Aug27Wednesday830AM330PMIntroductionATHSep29Monday830AM330PMIntroductionATHDec23Tuesday830AM-330PMIntroductionATH89MicrosoftOfficeTrainingMicrosoftProject2013Sep23Sep24830AM1230PMIntroductionATHOct21Oct23830AM1230PMIntroductionATHNov11Nov13830AM1230PMIntermediateATH99MicrosoftPublisher2013Sep17Wednesday830AM330PMIntroductionATHOct07Oct09830AM1230PMIntroductionATH89MicrosoftVisio2013Oct01Wednesday830AM330PMIntroductionATHDec09Dec11830AM1230PMIntroductionATH89MicrosoftWord2013Sep19Friday900AM400PMIntroductionWALOct03Friday900AM400PMIntroductionELBNov21Friday900AM400PMIntroductionGRNDec12Friday900AM400PMIntroductionWAS89QuickBooks2013Aug19Tuesday900AM4-00PMIntroductionATHAug22Friday900AM400PMIntroductionWASSep26Friday900AM400PMIntroductionGRNOct17Friday900AM400PMIntroductionELBOct31Friday900AM400PMIntroductionWALNov17Nov19830AM1230PMIntermediateATH109 OnlineCoursesToregisterorforinformationcall706-369-5763orvisitwww.athenstech.eduwww.Ed2go.comatcgaHumanAnatomyandPhysiologyGainagreaterappreciationandunderstandingofthemarvelouscomplexityofthehumanbody.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109IntroductiontoSQLGainasolidworkingknowledgeofthemostpowerfulandwidelyuseddatabaseprogramminglanguage.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109MedicalCodingLearnhowtousetheCPTmanualandtheICD-9-CMtofindmedicalcodesforanydiseaseconditiontreatmentorsurgicalprocedure.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109MedicalTerminologyAWordAssociationApproachPrepareforacareerinthehealthservicesindustrybylearningmedicalterminologyinamemorableandenjoya-blefashion.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109UsingSocialMediainBusinessLearnhowtousethefivemostpopularsocialmediaplat-formsFacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestandGoogletogrowandpromoteyourbusiness.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109KeystoEffectiveCommunicationLostforwordsDontbeLearntobuildrapporttrustwarmthandrespectthroughconversation.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109IntroductiontoPCTroubleshootingLearntodecipherandsolvealmostanyproblemwithyourPC.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109www.Ed2go.comatcgaAtoZGrantwritingLearnhowtoresearchanddeveloprelationshipswithpotentialfundingsourcesorganizegrant-writingcam-paignsandprepareproposals.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109AccountingFundamentalsGainamarketablenewskillbylearningthebasicsofdou-ble-entrybookkeepingfinancialreportingandmore.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109BeginningWritersWorkshopGetatasteofthewriterslifeandimproveyourwritingskillsinthisintroductiontowritingcreatively.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109CreatingWebPagesLearnthebasicsofHTMLsoyoucandesigncreateandpostyourveryownsiteontheWeb.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109CreatingWordPressWebsitesLearnhowtouseWordPressafreeandpopularWebdesigntooltoquicklyandeasilycreateattractiveblogsandinteractivewebsites.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109FundamentalsofSupervisionandManagementLearnthepeopleskillsrequiredtomotivateanddelegateandlearntoolsforsolvingproblemsandresolvingcon-flicts.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109GrammarRefresherGainconfidenceinyourabilitytoproducecleangram-maticallycorrectdocumentsandspeeches.Aug20Sep17Oct15Nov12Dec10109AssetforthinitsstudentcatalogAthensTechnicalCollegedoesnotdiscriminateonthebasisofracecolorcreednationalorethnicorigingenderreligiondisabilityagepoliticalaffiliationorbeliefgeneticinformationveteranstatusorcitizenshipstatusexceptinthosespecialcircumstancespermittedormandatedbylaw.Thefollowingindividu-alshavebeendesignatedtocoordinatethecollegesimplementationofnondiscriminationpoliciesKeliFewoxDirectorofStudentSupportSection504andtheAmericanswithDisabilitiesActADACoordinatorOfficeH-748706355-5081kfewoxathenstech.eduBeckyBurtonDirectorofHumanResourcesTitleVITitleVIIandTitleIXCoordina-torEmployeesOfficeK-514A706355-5140bburtonathenstech.eduandDr.LeslieCrickenbergerVicePresidentofStudentAffairsTitleIXCoordinatorStudentsOfficeH-774706355-5029lcrickenbergerathenstech.edu800U.S.Highway29NorthAthensGA30601. CorporateHealthSafetyTrainingCompletecoursedescriptionsavailableonlineatwww.athenstech.eduCancellationsIfyoumustcancelsubstituteortransferpleasenotifyusbyphoneoremailatleastthreebusinessdaysbeforethecoursebegins.Norefundswillbegivenoncancellationswithinthreebusinessdaysofthecoursestartingdate.IfAthensTechnicalCollegecancelsacourseforanyreasonyouwillreceiveafullrefund.Phoneusat706369-5763orfaxto706369-5872.CampusesATH-AthensCampus800U.S.Highway29NorthAthensGA30601ELB-ElbertCountyCampus1317AthensHighwayElbertonGA30635GRN-GreeneCountyCampus1051AthensTechDriveGreensboroGA30642WAL-WaltonCountyCampus212BryantRoadMonroeGA30655WASWashingtonWilkesCareerCenter20LexingtonAvenueWashingtonGA30673PEARSONTestingContactPersonTeenaSales706357-0014GeorgiaPestControlExamsRegistrationTeenasales706357-0014ContactPersonMarkCarter706425-3117www.gapestexam.comOSHA10HourGeneralIndustriesAug21-22Thursday-Friday800AM-100PMATHParticipantswilllearnhowtoidentifyabateavoidandpreventjobrelatedhazards.OSHAOutreachTrainingProgram.149OSHA29HazardousCommunicationStandardThiseighthourclassprovidesupdatedinformationfortheHazardCommunicationStandardwhichisnowalignedwiththeGloballyHarmonizedSystemofClassificationandLabelingofChemicals.Participantswillbecomefamiliarwiththenewlabelingsystemandlearnhowitprovidesqualityandconsistencyamonghazardinfor-mationintheworkplace.89SlipsTripsandFallsLearnthecausesofaccidentsandhowtoavoidslipstripsandfalls.15OSHA49CFRHazardousSafetyTrainingTakebothoftheHazardousMATclassfor150.IncompliancewithOSHAregulationthistrainingfocusesonprovidinganyemployeeworkingwithhazardousmate-rialstransportationinformationregardingtheOSHACFR49safetyrequirementsstructure.89ForkLiftOperatorTrainingIndividualOct08-10Wednesday-Friday830AM-330PMATHRoomN-112CorporateRate-upto10participants3dayclassfornewoperators8hours1991799ForkLiftTraintheTrainerIndividualNov20Thursday800AM-400PMATHCorporateRate-upto8participants8HoursParticipantsmustbelicensedforkliftoperatorsBuildingN-111125850AmericanHeartAssociationCPRandFirstAidCertificationTwoYearCertificationOct01Wednesday800AM-500PMATHBuildingN-11179ServSafeCertificationFoodSafetyManagerCertificationSeptember222014800AM-600PMATHNovember172014800AM-600PMATHTheStateofGeorgiarequiresallfoodestablishmentstohaveatleastonefoodservicemanageronstaffthathassuccessfullycompletedafoodsafetytrainingprogramandpassedanANSI-CFPexam.Thiscourseandtestingsatisfiesthisrequirementuponcompletingthetestsuc-cessfully.Deadlineisaweekpriortotraining.Thetestingsessionwillfollowtheclassfrom400PM600PM.RoomN-1119Hours159BloodBornePathogensIntroductiontobloodbornepathogens.Coversdefini-tionsexplanationshazardsrecognitiontransmis-sionandcontrols.29 PersonalEnrichmentCompletecoursedescriptionsavailableonlineatwww.athenstech.eduCancellationsIfyoumustcancelsubstituteortransferpleasenotifyusbyphoneoremailatleastthreebusinessdaysbeforethecoursebegins.Norefundswillbegivenoncancellationswithinthreebusinessdaysofthecoursestartingdate.IfAthensTechnicalCollegecancelsacourseforanyreasonyouwillreceiveafullrefund.Phoneusat706369-5763orfaxto706369-5872.CampusesATH-AthensCampus800U.S.Highway29NorthAthensGA30601ELB-ElbertCountyCampus1317AthensHighwayElbertonGA30635GRN-GreeneCountyCampus1051AthensTechDriveGreensboroGA30642WAL-WaltonCountyCampus212BryantRoadMonroeGA30655WASWashingtonWilkesCareerCenter20LexingtonAvenueWashingtonGA3067330-HourTeenDrivingEducationThissatisfiesthe30-HourclassroomtrainingprogramrequirementsetupbyJoshuasLaw.TeenswishingtogettheirClassDdriverslicensemustalsolog40hoursofdrivingexperiencetocompletetherequirements.Studentsmustbeontimeandattendeverysessiontocompletethecourse.ThreeweeksessionsMondayThursday400PM630PMWALStartsSept15thorNov3rd299CosmetologyStateBoardPrepFortheapprenticecosmetologistwhoisreadyfortheStateBoardexam.Learnwhatittakestopassthetestandrelievestresspriortoyourexam.Sep27Saturday1000AM-430PMATHNov08Saturday1000AM-430PMATHRoomN-1126hoursCallfordates.99CPAContinuingProfessionalEducation2014FederalTaxUpdateCPEforCPAs.Dec05Friday830AM-430PMATHRoomN-111EighthoursCPE139RegisteredForesterProfessionalEducation2014ForestryForum12hourscontinuingeducationcreditforMasterTimberHarvestersandRegisteredForesters.Nov11Nov12830AM430PMWhitePlainsGACallforabrochure.149RegistrationPolicyAthensTechnicalCollegereservestherighttocancelanyclassifenoughpar-ticipantsdonotsign-upwithin24hoursofthestartoftheclass.Participantswillbenotifiedviaemailandorphone.MethodsofPaymentDebitorCreditCardpaymentsmaybemadeviaphone.PleasemakechecksormoneyorderspayabletoAthensTechnicalCollege.Ifyouareabusinesswithsixormoreattendingaskforourcorporatediscount.AthensCampusCashpaymentsareacceptedduringregularcashierhoursMondayThursday800am430pmFridays800am400pmBuildingH.ElbertCampusCashpaymentsareacceptedduringregularcashierhoursMondayThursday900am200pmFridays900am200pmYearginBuilding.BeginningSpanishStartsSeptember30thTuesdays630PM830PMRoomN-112Eightweeks12hours.99GuitarBootCampForthebusyprofessionalthathasalwayswantedtolearnbutdoesnthavetimeEightlessonsintwoweeksGetpreparedtoplayeveryday.Thisquickstartprogramwillimmerseyouinplayingfortwoweeks.Sep08MondayThursday530630PMSep08MondayThursday635735PM150FloralArrangingBasicFloralDesignThissix-weekcoursewillteachyouthebasicsoftoolsfloweridentificationandpreparationbasictechniquesbudvasesboutonnierescorsagessimplevasesandsimplecenterpieces.Allsuppliesareprovidedandeachweekstudentswilltakehometheirprojects.Sep25Thursdays600PM800PMWAS199BasicBowTyingThistwo-hourclasswillteachyouhowtomakebowsusedinfloraldesign.Allsuppliesincluded.Oct29Wednesday530PM730PMWASNov03Monday530PM730PMWAS30ChristmasWreathMakingAllsuppliesareincludedandstudentswilltakehometheirChristmaswreathattheendoftheclassNov06Thursday800AM500PMWAS65LicensureCertification ManagementSupervisorTrainingCorporatePricingAvailableToregisterorforinformationcall706-369-5763orvisitwww.athenstech.eduCancellationsIfyoumustcancelsubstituteortransferpleasenotifyusbyphoneoremailatleastthreebusinessdaysbeforethecoursebegins.Norefundswillbegivenoncancellationswithinthreebusinessdaysofthecoursestartingdate.IfAthensTechnicalCollegecancelsacourseforanyreasonyouwillre-ceiveafullrefund.Phoneusat706369-5763orfaxto706369-5872.CampusesATH-AthensCampus800U.S.Highway29NorthAthensGA30601ELB-ElbertCountyCampus1317AthensHighwayElbertonGA30635GRN-GreeneCountyCampus1051AthensTechDriveGreensboroGA30642WAL-WaltonCountyCampus212BryantRoadMonroeGA30655WorkplaceViolencePreventionViolenceintheworkplaceisanunfortunaterealityinto-daysworld.Theaimofthistrainingisforparticipantstodevelopanoverallawarenessandunderstandingofvio-lenceintheworkplacehowtorecognizethewarningsignsandwhatcanbedonetoreducethepotentialofitoccurring.Upto15participants.8hourclass1025ConflictResolutionLearntoidentifyvarioussituationsanddifferentap-proachestowardresolutions.4HoursUpto15participants.700QualityManagementandImprovement5S8HoursISO90012008InternalAuditorTrainingCRN21055LeanManagementandOperations1Day8HoursCRN21005ProcessDynamics2Days14HoursCRN21006Upto20participants.CampusesATH-AthensCampus800U.S.Highway29NorthAthensGA30601ELB-ElbertCountyCampus1317AthensHighwayElbertonGA30635GRN-GreeneCountyCampus1051AthensTechDriveGreensboroGA30642WAL-WaltonCountyCampus212BryantRoadMonroeGA30655WASWashingtonWilkesCareerCenter20LexingtonAvenueWashingtonGA30673SixSigmaPlusLeanBlackBeltThisclassteachesparticipantswhattheyneedtoknowtobeapracticingorganizationalqualityresource.BuiltuponthefoundationoftheSixSigmaGreenBelttrainingparticipantsexploretheuseofstatisticaltechniquesinprocessimprove-mentprojectleadershipgroupdynamicsandadvancedtechniquesandtoolsforthechallengesofmakingtheorgan-izationmorecompetitive.Thisclassconsistsofthreeweeksoftrainingseparatedbyamonth.Itincludesaqualifiedprojectwithdirectimpactontheorganizationplushowtoeliminatewasteandinefficiencyfromtheorganization.19600SixSigmaPlusLeanGreenBeltThis40HourprogramprovidesSixSigmaGreenBeltcandidateswiththeknowledgetosuccessfullycontributeasaSixSigmaprojectteammemberandorganizationalqualityresource.Callforpricing.Upto20participants.BasicSupervisorManagementTrainingThisClasspreparesnewlyappointedorexperiencedmanagementemployeesforthechallengesandopportu-nitiesaheadinthediverserapidlychangingworkplace.Studentswilllearnvarioussupervisorytoolsandtech-niquesinexercisesdesignedforbuildingtheseimportantskills.36Hours.Upto10participants.4200LeadershipAcademyTheeightsessionLeadershipAcademyworksatturninggoodmanagersintogreatleadersbyraisingskillstothenextlevelimprovingthewaytheorganizationsperformsandmeetinghead-onthechallengesoftodayscomplexanddynamicbusinessenvironment.Eachsessionmeetsforapproximately7.5hours.Topicsincludeanoverviewofleadershipforleadersorganizationalandinterpersonalcommunicationmotivationandcoachingdelegationteamworkperformancemanagementmanage-mentstylesgoalsettingtimemanagementproblemsolvingandleadershipinaction.Corporaterateavailableforthreeormoreparticipants.1000ConsensusDecisionMakingIndividualCorporaterateThisfourhourcourseprovidesbasicskillstrainingforbuildingconsensusinthedecisionmakingprocess.ItdefinesConsensusDecisionMakingdiscussesthepur-poseprovidesexamplesdescribesetiquetteandex-plainsthestepsforeachapproach.Upto15participants125700 IndustrialCompletecoursedescriptionsavailableonlineatwww.athenstech.eduRetrainingTaxCreditRetrainingtaxcreditsenableGeorgiabusinessestooffsetinvestmentinemployees.WhetheracompanyisretrainingworkerstousenewequipmentornewtechnologyorupgradingthecompanyscompetitivenesswithISO9000trainingcompaniescanaffordmoretrainingmoreoftenthankstoGeorgiastaxcreditprogram.Businessescanreceiveataxcreditof50percentoftheirdirecttrainingexpenseswithupto500creditperfull-timeemployeepertrainingprogram.Theannu-almaximumofthecreditamountsto1250peremployee.Eligibleexpensesincludecostsofinstructorsandteachingmaterialsemployeewagesduringretrain-ingandreasonabletravelexpenses.Retrainingtaxcreditscanbeusedtooffsetupto50percentofacompanysGeorgiacorporateincometaxliability.Iftheearnedcreditexceedsthatlimitthentheunusedcreditcanbecarriedforwardforupto10yearsandappliedtofutureyearstaxliability.AnybusinessthatfilesaGeorgiaincometaxreturniseligiblefortheretrainingtaxcredit.Toqualifytrainingprogramsmustbedesignedtoenhancequalityandproductivityorteachcertainsoftwaretechnologies.ToqualifyforthecreditretrainingexpensesmustbeapprovedbytheTechnicalCollegeSystemofGeorgia.CalltodaytolearnabouttheprocessandbeginsavingyourcompanymoneyFormoreinformationontheGeorgiaRetrainingTaxCreditcontactDr.AndreaDanielVicePresidentofEconomicDevelopmentat706369-5763oradanielathenstech.edu.FormoreinformationvisitQuickStartswebsiteonGeorgiaRetrainingTaxCreditsathttpwww.georgiaquickstart.orgecondevretrain.html. Toregisterorforinformationcall706-369-5763orvisitwww.athenstech.eduEconomicDevelopmentDivision800U.S.Highway29NorthBuildingNAthensGA30601706369-5763www.athenstech.eduNon-ProfitOrg.U.S.PostagePAIDAthensGAPERMITNO.472OrCurrentOccupantAthensTechnicalCollegeAnEqualOpportunityInstitutionandAUnitoftheTechnicalCollegeSystemofGeorgiaLifestyleLearningSeriesSummer2014