Workforce Development & Training Programs2019-10-28T16:16:26-05:00

Workforce Development

Golden Isles Workforce Development and Training

The workforce of Glynn County is a diverse mix of college graduates, military personnel, and graduates of technical training schools. The Golden Isles has the right mix to support all functions of your organization’s growth. Below is a sample of the programs working for businesses located in the Golden Isles.

Coastal Pines Technical College

  • 40 programs of study including Computer Information Systems, Business Technology, Welding and Joining Technology, Engineering Technology…
  • #1 Top Techinal College by James Magazine
  • 98.2% graduate placement rate
  • Various Award Levels include Associates of Applied Science, Diploma and Technical Certificates
  • Participates with Hope Grant and Scholarships
  • Dual-enrollment with local high schools

Georgia’s Quick Start

  • Customized workforce training free-of-charge to qualified businesses in Georgia
  • Quick Start delivers training in classrooms, mobile labs or directly on the plant floor, wherever it works best for a company.
  • Pre-employment assessment and training that helps companies “select the best,” to customized, job-specific training that delivers exactly the right skills your business needs
  • Over 40 years of experience in Georgia

Golden Isles Career Academy

  • 17 distinctive career curriculums including Business Education, Manufacturing/Engineering, and Precision Machinng
  • The “2019 College and Career Academy of the Year” by Lt. Gov Casey Cagle
  • 123,000 SQ facility of labs, classroom and conference space for applied learning supports more 1,000 students
  • Dual Enrollment and Career Pathways Programs through partnership with local high schools
  • Bi-annual career fairs for local businesses

The College of Coastal Georgia

  • 20 bachelors degrees, 4 career associate degrees and 2 general associate programs
  • 3 degree awarding schools: Arts & Science, Business & Public Management, and Nursing & Health Science
  • 8 athletic programs
  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Workforce News & Data

Labor Force Data

Labor force data for Brunswick, Glynn County, and the regional area. Includes total labor force, employed and unemployed.