Regional Center for Technology & Training
Danville Community College is one of 23 colleges in the Virginia Community College System. Centrally located in Danville, Virginia, Danville Community College is an 86-acre institution of higher education serving the City of Danville, Pittsylvania County and Halifax County.
Danville Community College offers a Workforce Services program through the Regional Center for Advanced Technology and Training. This program serves employees and employers alike, as well as other citizens who have an interest in increasing his or her technical or workforce skills. DCC offers credit and non-credit programs that are designed to meet occupational, professional, and personal interests and needs. The courses are designed to help upgrade technical skills, improve employability skills, acquire new skills, and meet educational requirements for job certification. Additional services include custom training programs that can be delivered on the job site to small or large groups of employees, as well as various other business services and outreach programs.
In addition to the Workforce Services program, Danville Community College offers advanced manufacturing courses and certification programs. A few examples of the programs offered include Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Technology Degrees, Industrial Maintenance Technician Degrees, and Manufacturing Technician Certificates. DCC also offers a Computer-Aided Drafting and Design program. Through this program, students are introduced to drafting procedures, materials, manufacturing processes, science, and mathematics that are needed by the technician or engineering assistant in the field. Those enrolled in this course will receive theoretical and practical experiences in drafting principles, drafting skills, CAD Drafting (AUTOCAD) manufacturing processes, and machine and tool design.
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