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Preparing Industries & Workers For Today’s Ever Changing Business Landscape

Surry Community College's customized training program and small business center develops long-term strategic partnerships with business and industry leaders, assists in small business start-ups and expansions, and places Surry students into local jobs.

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Each year Surry Community College helps local companies prepare for today’s ever changing business landscape, by providing quality training programs, and producing graduates that are prepared to succeed in today’s workforce.

Customized Training

Our customized training program supports the economic development efforts of the state of North Carolina. This program provides educational and training opportunities for eligible businesses and industries.

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Through our JobsConnect services and programs, we can help maximize success in creating "career savvy" job candidates.

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Small Business Center

The Small Business Center (SBC) is part of a statewide network designed to support the development and growth of small businesses. Our services are available for free or very low cost.

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Registered Apprenticeships

Registered apprenticeship is a training program designed to meet the needs of employers by providing the employee with structured on-the-job learning, related instruction and a progressive wage scale. Registered apprentices earn state and national credentials certifying their skills.

Learn how registered apprenticeship can help you build a skilled workforce that meets your needs by contacting Rachel Hiatt, Coordinator for Work-Based Learning and Apprenticeship Initiatives at

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