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Granville County residents invited to learn more about VGCC Back-to-Work program

A representative from Vance-Granville Community College will soon be available at the local employment office in Granville County to inform residents about the North Carolina Back-to-Work “Certified Production Technician” (CPT) program. David Holt, NC Back-to-Work job coach for VGCC, will be at the N.C. Division of Employment Security/Career Center at 111 Hilltop Village in Oxford on Monday, April 21, from 9 a.m. until noon.


The CPT program helps dislocated workers prepare for new jobs in manufacturing by providing training for industry-recognized national certification in several areas, including safety awareness, manufacturing processes, quality practices and maintenance awareness. The course is based on the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) curriculum, an industry training system focused on the core technical skills and knowledge needed... | Read More...

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VGCC Golf season ends with conference tournament

The Vance-Granville Community College golf team competed at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region X Division II Conference Championship, which was held on April 12-13 at The Emerald Golf Club in New Bern.


Two VGCC Vanguards placed in the top 15 in the individual standings. Pierce Isley of Oxford placed 11th, with a score of 163 over the two-day | Read More...

VGCC Student graduates from Leadership Program

Vance-Granville Community College student Theresa Chiplis of Norlina recently graduated from the North Carolina Community College Student Leadership Development Program (SLDP). Graduates were honored at a ceremony in Raleigh on March 14. Serving as keynote speaker for the event was Hilda Pinnix-Ragland of Cary, who is the vice president of corporate public affairs for Duke Energy, as well as a | Read More...

Kerr Lake Art Show winners named; on display through April 18

Entries in the 48th Annual Kerr Lake Art Show, co-sponsored by Vance-Granville Community College and the Kerr Lake Art Society, were judged and put on display for the public in the lobby of the Civic Center on the college’s Main Campus in Vance County, April 14-18.


This year’s competition saw 21 visual artists from throughout the region submit a total of | Read More...

VGCC offers ServSafe Recertification course

The one-day ServSafe Recertification course will soon be offered at Vance-Granville Community College’s Main Campus in Vance County.


Participants will meet on Saturday, May 17, 2014, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. in Building 7 on Main Campus. Ashley Whitesides is the instructor for the training.


ServSafe is the nationally recognized food safety training program designed for food service managers and supervisory | Read More...

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