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Boone Gilmer is using a cabinet diagram to find the signal flow inside the Motor Control Center at Thiele Kaolin.
Gilmer Lands Dream Job at Thiele after Apprenticeship

When Boone Gilmer decided to take Electrical Control classes while still in high school he never dreamed it would land him a paid internship and his dream job at Thiele Kaolin Company in Sandersville. An Early Start  At the beginning of his senior year of high school, Gilmer, a Glascock County native, decided to enroll in […]

OFTC Cosmetology students working with customers in the on-campus salon.
Cosmetology Program Ranked 16th by TheBestColleges.org

The Cosmetology Program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) was recently ranked sixteenth on TheBestColleges.org list of Top 50 Beauty and Cosmetology Schools in the nation. The rankings were chosen by TheBestColleges.org after reviewing all accredited beauty and cosmetology schools in the United States; programs were selected based on which programs provided students with […]

OFTC Mechatronics student works with Mechatronics Trainer
Mechatronics Students to train on State-Of-The-Art Equipment

Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) will begin its Mechatronics Technology program when fall semester classes begin August 28th. And when they do, students will train on a state-of-the-art Mechatronics Trainer. OFTC is one of only two technical colleges in the state of Georgia to have this training machine. “Mechatronics is a marriage of electronic […]