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Erica Godbee Harden, OFTC President
Fall Opening Amid Coronavirus

The health and safety of Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) students, faculty, and staff is always our first priority. As OFTC returns to in-person learning for the Fall 2020 semester, we want to provide you with information regarding how we are meeting the needs of our students in the safest way possible. This Fall, […]

Tabitha Oliver (OFTC Pharmacy Technician graduate, c/o 2015) compounding sterile preps during a student lab, with instructor Jack Shepherd. CSPT
Pharmacy Grads Eligible for Sterile Compounding Credentials After 1 Year Experience

Graduates of Oconee Fall Line Technical College’s (OFTC) Pharmacy Technology program are now eligible to sit for the Certified Compounded Sterile Preparation Technician (CSPT) Exam (sterile compounding) after only one year of full-time continuous compounded sterile preparation work experience.  OFTC’s program was recognized as eligible based on its recognition as a Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Certified Pharmacy Technician Program and the […]

Pictured, Carly Hooks is holding a laryngoscope blade that is used for respiratory therapists to be able to visualize the vocal cords to help intubate a patient. Intubate means passing an endotracheal tube down the vocal cords to better assist in airway protection. The endotracheal tube may also be connected to a mechanical ventilator, which is a machine that delivers breaths to a patient.
Hooks Says OFTC Instructors Make All the Difference

After high school Carly Hooks planned to become a dental hygienist. But something kept telling her it wasn’t what she needed to do. “I always thought I would work in the medical field, but I wasn’t exactly sure where I would fit into that kind of career,” she said. Unsure, Hooks watched as her sister […]