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Human Resources Certification Exam Prep Class Begins Oct. 2 at RCC

ASHEBORO (September 18, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division has scheduled another “PHR/SPHR Certification Exam Prep” course to help human resources professionals advance their careers.

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“Acrylic Pour Painting” Class to Begin at RCC Oct. 1

ASHEBORO (September 18, 2018)

Randolph Community College will offer a class in “Acrylic Pour Painting” beginning Oct. 1 taught by instructor Victoria Pierce. Acrylic pour painting is the art of mixing two or more paint colors in the same container, pouring them onto a canvas or other medium in a desired pattern, then using gravity to move the paint around creating interesting and sometimes surprising colors and results.

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New Hybrid Vet Assistant I Course Begins Sept. 25

ASHEBORO (September 12, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is introducing a new “Vet Assistant I” course this month designed for those interested in careers in the veterinary or applied science fields.

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RCC Marks 50th Anniversary with first Photographic Technology Homecoming

Photography program alumni gathered outside the entrance of the new facility during the Homecoming Celebration

ASHEBORO (September 11, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Photographic Technology program marked its 50th anniversary on Sept. 7-8 with its first Homecoming Celebration. About 170 alumni attended the event that included tours of the newly renovated photo facility on the Asheboro Campus, photography seminars, and a lecture by Nikon Ambassador Tamara Lackey.

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Learn to Save Money with Couponing at RCC Randleman

RANDLEMAN (September 11, 2018)

Randolph Community College is offering both of its popular couponing workshops at the Randleman Center this fall. Most participants easily save the cost of the workshop and more during their first grocery shopping trip using these techniques.

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Tobacco Trust Fund Commission Grant to Fund Occupational Training at RCC

ASHEBORO (September 10, 2018)

Randolph Community College has received a $15,000 grant from the Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, according to Wanda Beck, director of workforce development. The grant will fund Project Skill-Up scholarships for a workforce development initiative with two core components: 1) providing access to short-term training programs aligned with in-demand credentials supporting local workforce need; 2) developing educational opportunities for individuals interested in diversifying utilization of agriculture resources and enterprises.

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RCC Introduction to QuickBooks Course Set to Begin Sept. 11

ASHEBORO (September 4, 2018)

Randolph Community College Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division will offer a “QuickBooks, Introduction” course beginning Tuesday, Sept. 11.

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Bowers to Teach “Plein Air” Painting Course Beginning Sept. 25 at Lake Lucas

a painting by Henry Bowers

*Note: The dates of this class have changed.*

ASHEBORO (August 30, 2018)

Fall is a wonderful time to be outdoors and the perfect season for students to be introduced to oil and acrylic painting outdoors. Randolph Community College is offering a “Painting the Landscape in Oils and Acrylics – Plein Air” course beginning on Sept. 25, taught by professional artist and local historian Henry Bowers.

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Auto Dealer Licensing Classes Set at Randolph Community College

ASHEBORO (August 29, 2018)

Prospective auto dealers can take the DMV: Dealer Pre-License course at Randolph Community College, which provides the 12 hours of authorized prelicensing training required in North Carolina. Topics include dealer license plates, vehicle inspections, titling and registration, frequently used forms, and dealer disclosures. The course (#67080) will be offered next from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 7-8. Registration for this course is $70. An additional section (#67081) is scheduled for Nov. 6-7.

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Guitar Courses Scheduled at RCC Beginning in September

Musician Walter Matthew Hoover

* Note: The dates of the Guitar 2 class have changed.*

ASHEBORO (August 28, 2018)

Walter Matthew Hoover, a professional musician and teacher for the past 30 years, will teach a “Beginning Guitar” and a “Guitar 2” course at Randolph Community College, both beginning in September.

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Randolph Community College Trustees Honor Randolph Health With 2018 Distinguished Service Award

The 2018 Distinguished Service Award is presented to Randolph Hospital's CEO Angela Orth and Tremonteo Crawford, vice president and chief nursing officer

ASHEBORO (August 23, 2018)

Randolph Health was honored by the Randolph Community College Board of Trustees on Aug. 23 with the 2018 Distinguished Service Award. The presentation was made at a reception in the JB & Claire Davis Corporate Training Center on the Asheboro Campus.

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RCC Breaks Ground on Allied Health Center

Officials break ground on Randolph Community College's new Allied Health Center.

ASHEBORO (August 23, 2018)

Randolph Community College held a groundbreaking ceremony for its much-anticipated Allied Health Center on Thursday, with over 100 state and local government officials, business and industry partners, and RCC faculty, staff and students gathered at the site on Industrial Park Avenue. The $14.4 million facility will house the College’s Associate Degree Nursing, Radiography, Medical Assisting, and Emergency Medical Services programs.

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Fall Teacher Training Classes at RCC to Begin in September

ASHEBORO (August 22, 2018)

Randolph County teachers have the opportunity to enroll in two teacher renewal classes through Randolph Community College this fall for teacher renewal credit. Teachers should decide which courses to take and apply to their school district for prior approval.

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RCC Randleman Center Offers ServSafe Class for Restaurant Workers Sept. 10-12

*This class has been rescheduled to 9/10-9/12.*

ASHEBORO (August 21, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division will offer restaurant workers a chance to earn their ServSafe certificate with a class at the Randleman Center Sept. 10-12.

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Auto Body Repair Course Beginning Sept. 4

ASHEBORO (August 20, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is offering an “Auto Body Repair Basics” class beginning in September, which is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in the auto body repair field.

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RCC Student Leadership Academy Application Deadline Sept. 14

Student Leadership Academy logo

*Note: Due to the school closing for Hurricane Florence, the application deadline has been extended to 5 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 17.*

ASHEBORO (August 14, 2018)

Applications are being accepted for Randolph Community College’s 12th annual Fountain-Luria Student Leadership Academy. The Academy is named after local leaders Dr. Stuart Fountain and Dr. Alan Luria, who have supported the Student Leadership Academy since its inception in 2008.

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Apprenticeship Randolph Signs 18 Students in Second Year

Representatives from Hubbell Industrial Controls sign Jesse Osborne as a new apprentice.

ASHEBORO (August 13, 2018)

Apprenticeship Randolph welcomed 17 high school students as new apprentices for 2018 and signed an 18th student who joined the program mid-year last year during its 2018 Signing Ceremony held Aug. 9 in the R. Alton Cox Learning Resources Center auditorium at Randolph Community College.

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Randolph Community College Opens 56th School Year

ASHEBORO (August 10, 2018)

Nine of Randolph Community College’s Board of Trustees members and several members of the RCC Foundation’s Board were on hand to welcome the more than 200 RCC faculty and staff members gathered for the school’s fall convocation on Aug. 10 in the R. Alton Cox Learning Resources Center auditorium. The college opens its 56th year when classes begin Wednesday, Aug. 15.

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New RCC Workforce Development Course Focuses on Agricultural Mechanics

* This class has been rescheduled for 9/4/18-12/18/18*

ASHEBORO (August 9, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is introducing a new course to complement RCC’s focus on agriculture this year under the North Carolina Central Region Pathways to Prosperity Strategic Plan. According to the plan, Randolph County is the No. 1 producer of beef cattle in North Carolina, the No. 1 producer of goats/sheep, No. 2 in dairy production, and No. 6 in broiler production, hay production and egg production.

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RCC Plans Hybrid Pharmacy Technician Course to Begin Aug. 28

ASHEBORO (August 8, 2018)

Randolph County residents looking for training as pharmacy technicians have an opportunity to register for a hybrid Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division course beginning Aug. 28 at Randolph Community College. Hybrid courses combine online learning with on-campus classes.

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