Economic Development

Augusta Technical College’s Economic Development Division strives to provide training and services to support lifelong learning and local workforce development. This is accomplished through corportate and community education programs in our five county service area. Thank you for visiting our page to learn more about our short-term, targeted course offerings and testing services. 





Corporate and Community Education

Register for non-credit classes with Augusta Technical College's Corporate and Community Education department to jumpstart or further your career.  Classes are offered in Industrial, Manufacturing, and Safety, Computer Training, Leadership Development, and more. 


Driver's Education

Augusta Technical College provides a DDS-approved Driver’s Education program in cooperation with the Georgia Driver’s Education Commission (GDEC) for teens to learn safe driving techniques. The program includes 30 hours of classroom instruction and 6 additional hours of drive time with an instructor.


Corporate and Community Education Course Schedule

Augusta Technical College's Corporate and Community Education office continuously schedules courses for learning new skills or enhancing current knowledge.  View our current schedule to discover all that we have to offer.


Authorized American Heart
Association Training Center

Augusta Technical College's Authorized American Heart Association (AHA) Training Center offers Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Basic Life Support, Heartsaver®, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support courses. Visit this page for more information on becoming an instructor, transferring your AHA affiliation, and registering for one or more of the training courses.


One Stop Career Center

WorkSource Georgia Offices and One-Stop Career Centers provide access to a system of employment/training opportunities and education services for the Augusta Technical College service area (Burke, Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, and Richmond).  Each is also a common place to find out about social and community programs. A One-Stop Career Center is conveniently located at the Augusta Technical College Waynesboro/Burke Campus to assist you with managing your future.


Other Economic Development Resources

Economic Development is driven by innovation and regional collaboration. As an eligible training provider for the Central Savannah River Area Regional Commission, Augusta Technical College is committed to building partnerships with local business and industry leaders to develop initiatives for new and emerging economic development concepts.