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Grants Available for Lowndes County Students Seeking GED

Valdosta, GA – The Lowndes County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has grants available for students working towards a GED. Students enrolling in GED classes may be eligible for funds to assist with transportation and the cost of the GED tests as well as incentives when completing the GED and entering employment or college. The WIOA Out of School Youth grant is available to students who are at 16-24 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements....



Grants Available for Irwin County Students Seeking GED

Ocilla, GA -- The Irwin County Adult Education Site of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has grants available for students working towards a GED. Students enrolling in GED classes may be eligible for funds to assist with transportation and the cost of the GED tests as well as incentives when completing the GED and entering employment or college. The WIOA Out of School Youth grant is available to students who are at 16-24 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements. Funding is...



Wiregrass to Offer Free English as a Second Language Classes at Goodwill Career Center

Valdosta, GA – Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Adult Education Services now offers free English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) classes at the Goodwill Career Center in Valdosta. ESL classes help improve one’s skills in speaking, comprehending, reading, or writing the English language. Classes are designed for those beginning to learn English or those wanting to improve their English-speaking skills. The Goodwill Career Center is located at 1000 N St. Augustine Road in Valdosta,...



Wiregrass to Offer Free English as a Second Language Classes

Statenville, GA – The Echols County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College now offers free English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) classes. ELS classes help improve one’s skills in speaking, comprehending, reading, or writing the English language. Classes are designed for those beginning to learn English or those wanting to improve their English-speaking skills. The Echols County Adult Education program is located at 113 Walker Circle in Statenville, and ESL...



Grants Available for Coffee County Students Seeking GED

Douglas, GA. – The Coffee County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has grants available for students working towards a GED. Students enrolling in GED classes may be eligible for funds to assist with transportation and the cost of the GED tests as well as incentives when completing the GED and entering employment or college. The WIOA Out of School Youth grant is available to students who are at 16-24 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements....



Grants Available for Brooks County Students Seeking GED

The Brooks County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has grants available for students working towards a GED. Students enrolling in GED classes may be eligible for funds to assist with transportation and the cost of the GED tests. The Literacy to Work grant is available to students who are at least 22 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements. Funding is available through a partnership with WorkSource Georgia of the Southern Georgia Regional...



Grants Available for Berrien County Students Seeking GED

Nashville, GA – The Berrien County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has grants available for students working towards a GED. Students enrolling in GED classes may be eligible for funds to assist with transportation and the cost of the GED tests. The Literacy to Work grant is available to students who are at least 22 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements. Funding is available through a partnership with WorkSource Georgia of the Southern Georgia...



Grants Available for Students Seeking GED

Fitzgerald, GA. – The Ben Hill County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has grants available for students working towards a GED. Students enrolling in GED classes may be eligible for funds to assist with transportation and the cost of the GED tests. The Literacy to Work grant is available to students who are at least 22 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements. Funding is available through a partnership with WorkSource Georgia of the Southern...



Wiregrass to Offer Free English as a Second Language Classes

Pearson, GA – The Pearson Learning Center of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College now offers free English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) classes. ELS classes help improve one’s skills in speaking, comprehending, reading, or writing the English language. Classes are designed for those beginning to learn English or those wanting to improve their English-speaking skills. The Pearson Learning Center is located at 59 North Pearson Street in Pearson, and classes are offered Monday through...



Wiregrass Testing Center Earns National Recognition

Valdosta, GA— The Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Testing Center on the Valdosta Campus has been awarded Test Center Certification by the National College Testing Association (NCTA). Wiregrass met the rigorous criteria for certification based on the NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines, which were developed to guide post-secondary test centers in the delivery of quality testing programs. The Wiregrass Valdosta Campus Testing Center is one amongst a growing number of test...



Last Chance for Escort Pilot Driver Certification Course at Wiregrass

Sparks, GA — Starting October 1, 2018, all Escort Pilot Drivers will have to travel to the Georgia Department of Public Safety in Atlanta, GA to take their initial Escort Pilot Driver Certification Course. Escort vehicle operators are required to obtain an approved state certification prior to performing the duties of an oversize load escort vehicle operator in Georgia. Escort vehicle operators are required to complete an 8 hour Georgia Department of Public Safety Oversize Permit...



Wiregrass GED Classes Now Accepting New Students in Wilcox County

Rochelle, GA – The Wilcox County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is now accepting new students to enroll in free GED Classes. New student orientation will be held at 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on August 15. The Wilcox County Adult Education program is located at 239 West Gordon Street in Rochelle, and classes are offered during the day on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Call 229-468-2272 for more information, or visit www.wiregrass.edu/adulted.