Lanier Technical College to Announce GOAL Program Winner

Lanier Technical College to Announce GOAL Program Winner
November 12, 2021

Gainesville – Instructors at Lanier Technical College have nominated several students to compete for the 2022 Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL). GOAL, a statewide program of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), honors excellence in academics and leadership among the state’s technical college students. GOAL winners are selected at each of the state’s…

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Job Interviews Conducted Minutes After Graduation

Job Interviews Conducted Minutes After Graduation
October 7, 2021

Lanier Technical College’s mission of “Workforce Development” continues to be its driving force as skilled graduates enter the workforce. The college’s Economic Development Division recently completed its second Electromechanical/Ammonia Refrigeration Academy. The academy is designed to provide business and industry partners with access to entry-level Maintenance Technicians that have electrical and mechanical experience. The academy…

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Motorsports Students Take to the Track

Motorsports Students Take to the Track
September 24, 2021

Lanier Tech’s Motorsports Vehicle Technology (MVT) students received hands-on experience at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta during its 44th HSR Atlanta Fall Historic Races. Drivers, crews, and twenty-nine students coexisted in the garage area of Road Atlanta as vehicles of various origins drove on and off the track. Four students used their skills to work on…

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Lanier Tech Achieves Record Enrollment

Lanier Tech Achieves Record Enrollment
September 16, 2021

The need for technical education in Northeast Georgia is stronger than ever. Lanier Technical College’s overall enrollment rate reflects this trend as the college started its fall 2021 semester. Lanier Tech’s all-time enrollment record of 5,086 students raises the bar over the previous record of 5,045 students set back in 2020. The college continues to…

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Six New Apprentices Signed to Carroll Daniel Program

Six New Apprentices Signed to Carroll Daniel Program
August 4, 2021

Six enthusiastic students have signed up for Carroll Daniel Construction’s Apprenticeship Program for Field Engineers. This program works in partnership with Lanier Tech to provide students with on-the-job training and technical college rigor. In conjunction with their Lanier Technical academic program, the students will spend approximately 4,000 hours on a supervised jobsite. The apprenticeship program…

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Lanier Tech Hosts National Registry Paramedic Practical Exam

Lanier Tech Hosts National Registry Paramedic Practical Exam
July 10, 2021

Lanier Tech’s James A. Walters Allied Health Building served as the official Registry Testing Facility for 19 paramedicine students. 17 Lanier Tech students tested alongside two other students that came from outside agencies. Since the outbreak of COVID-19, many of Lanier Tech’s paramedicine students were awaiting the opportunity to test for their Paramedic Licenses. Many…

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Transfer Process Eases for Skilled Workers

Transfer Process Eases for Skilled Workers
June 29, 2021

Article By: J.K. Devine Many skilled trade workers in industries such as engineering and healthcare need an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree, certification and license to enter the workforce, but those who wish to advance in their fields need more. A new articulation agreement between the University of North Georgia (UNG) and Lanier Technical College…

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HIMT Program Immersion Day

HIMT Program Immersion Day
June 27, 2021

The Health Information Management Technology department’s 1st Annual Immersive Student Experience was a success! This one-day event brought to life the elements our coding students are learning about. Students visited stations from Lanier Tech’s different healthcare programs to gain a better understanding of concepts and diagnoses, which in turn will help with understanding provider documentation,…

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Mitch Beccue, GOAL Regional Finalist

Mitch Beccue, GOAL Regional Finalist
May 10, 2021

On Monday, May 10, 2021 the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) held its Regional Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL) and Rick Perkins announcement ceremony. The ceremony was held virtually by Facebook Live for colleges to spectate from their respective campuses. Lanier Tech’s GOAL Student of the Year, Mitch Beccue, was announced as one…

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