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Continuing Education

The Continuing Education program at North Georgia Technical College offers a broad range of affordable non-degree programs for everyone in the community with a desire to learn and have fun. We are committed to a program of public service, outreach and continuing education by making available resources for our community, workforce and for those that desire lifelong learning and development. We also offer online courses that are convenient and flexible for you to learn in the comfort of your own home. You’ll find our courses conveniently offered on both weekdays and weekends, daytime and evenings, and one-time workshops or multiple-sessions. We’re here for you!

Featured below is a list of some of our upcoming courses and trips! To view all of our upcoming courses, please click the link below. 

Full Course List

Start Your Own Vineyard

The first & last session will take place in a working vineyard with estate wine tasting following. There is no "ONE" best technique, grape variety, soil type or wine. There is a subjective nature to the growing of vines. Grow you own grapes to produce wine or to sell to wineries. The enjoyment of growing wine grapes is both Art & Science. Topics will include: The location, Planting, the Trellis, Early Vineyard Care, Vine Training & Pruning, Taking Care of your Vineyard, When to Pick and overview of Wine Making.

ServSafe Certification

The ServSafe course is designed for food service managers in restaurants, child care centers, adult care facilities and school food service systems. Successful completion of the food safety and sanitation training and passing the Certification exam provides the required certification documentation accepted by the State of Georgia Health Department. The certification test will be administered at the end of class.

Drivers Education

We offer classes at all three of our campuses in Blairsville, Clarkesville and Currahee. Our upcoming classes are listed below. Course fee is $350* and includes the 30 hours of classroom instruction as well as 6 hours of drive time with an instructor. 

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Drone Camp for Kids

Drone camp for kids is a hands-on learning experience where kids can learn to fly drones safely with a certified drone instructor. Each camper will receive a quadcopter drone to fly at camp and take home! Come make some new friends, play creative games and get at the forefront of an emerging field. No experience needed. Come fly with us at North Georgia Technical College.

Discovery EdVentures Nashville Country Christmas Tour

5 Days, 4 Nights! Includes transportation on a top-quality motor coach that is restroom and video equipped. 4 consecutive nights lodging in the Nashville area. 8 Meals including: 4 Breakfasts and 4 Dinners. 2 Great Shows: 1) The Grand Ole Opry, 2) Nashville Nightlife Dinner Theater Christmas show. A Guided Tour of Nashville and Belle Meade Plantation; Admission to the Country Music Hall of Fame; Backstage tour of the Grand Ole Opry, Delta Flatboat ride inside the Opryland Hotel complex where you will see Christmas displays with over 3 million lights adorning the nine-acres of indoor gardens at Opryland, along with over 15,000 poinsettias, 15 miles of green garland and 10 miles of hand-tied ribbons! This trip is sure to get you into the Holiday spirit.