Published on March 27, 2018
New FAA regulations make commercial use of small unmanned aircraft systems the hottest new business technology - Capture the opportunity with North Georgia Technical College’s comprehensive sUAS training courses
North Georgia Technical College is offering a comprehensive 18-hour Intro to small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) course that provides hands-on skills training for aspiring business operators to fly drones safely and efficiently and helps them prepare for FAA certification. For those that already know how to fly, a 6-hour Remote Pilot Knowledge Test Prep course is being offered to prepare students to successfully pass the FAA knowledge test. Students can choose the course that best meets their needs based on their current flight skills and interest in employment-related opportunities. The FAA has released regulations that pave the way for expanded commercial use of (sUAS), commonly called drones. As part of the guidelines, drone pilots are now required to pass the FAA’s remote pilot knowledge test Unmanned Aircraft – General to receive an FAA remote pilot certification and be able to use drones for commercial purposes.
Published on March 22, 2018
The North Georgia Technical College Foundation recently received a check for $2,000 from American Woodmark in Toccoa, Ga. to be used to provide scholarships for students who have a demonstrated financial need in completing their program of study at North Georgia Technical College.
Published on March 22, 2018
Each year the North Georgia Technical College Alumni Association gathers for an annual meeting and awards luncheon. This year is the 75th Anniversary of North Georgia Technical College and the Association urges all graduates to attend the luncheon on Saturday, June 9, beginning at 11:30 a.m.
Published on March 21, 2018
The North Georgia Technical College Horticulture Department recently traveled to the 42nd Annual National Collegiate Landscape Competition in Graham, NC. The team placed 22nd nationally, maintaining their status in the top 25 teams in the nation for the sixth year in a row.
Published on March 20, 2018
The North Georgia Technical College Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Clarkesville chapter recently competed at the PBL North District Conference. The delegation of seven traveled to Southern Crescent Technical College in Griffin, Ga., and the students competed in various contests and networking events.
Published on March 08, 2018
The North Georgia Technical College Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Blairsville chapter recently competed at the PBL North District Conference. The delegation of seven traveled to Southern Crescent Technical College in Griffin, Ga, and the students competed in various contests.