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Damien is operating a lathe. He is a senior at West Laurens High School this year. He has been in the apprenticeship program with Erdrich for 2 years. When he finishes OFTC he will be guaranteed a job at Erdrich.
Local Businesses Embrace Apprenticeship Opportunities

With the goal of connecting students to jobs and strengthening a local workforce, Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) and community partners are embracing apprenticeship programs which allow students to attend OFTC to obtain training while employed and working to meet a company’s growing workforce demands. In 2018, Erdrich USA was the first company to […]

OFTC sent a CTD truck and trailer to Warner Robins to pick up 1,000 cots to be delivered to a Dublin GEMA shelter in light of Hurricane Dorian.
OFTC Delivers 1,000 cots to Dublin GEMA Shelter

As Hurricane Dorian makes its way up the Florida-Georgia coastline, middle Georgia is preparing for an influx of visitors due to mandatory evacuations in both states. A Dublin GEMA Shelter is now open at several local high schools. And as a result, Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) is using their resources to addresses the impending needs in the local community.  “We were contacted by […]

Industrial Workplace Fundamental course completers. L-R: Franklin Smith, Tryphena Renew, Tony Horne, Melisa Harrison, Sue Briley, Donald Allen.
Second Industrial Workplace Fundamentals Cohort Honored at Completion Ceremony

In August, Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) offered a four-week Industrial Workplace Fundamentals (IWF) course in Dublin designed to prepare individuals to enter the workforce for a career in manufacturing. While this was the College’s second Industrial Workplace Fundamentals course, this cohort was specifically designed for dislocated Husqvarna and Valmiera Glass employees. On Thursday, […]