Oak Grove Thach EMT reimbursed for Calhoun medical trainingJames Sumner is an EMT with the Oak Grove Thach VFD and the first recipient of the Volunteer Rescue Squad Tuition Reimbursement Act.
Under a new Alabama law, if someone commits three years of service to a volunteer fire department or rescue squad, they can get their EMT license from an Alabama Community College and be reimbursed for the course.
For more information on EMT training in your area, visit: https://www.accs.edu/career-training/healthcare/
Veteran Alum returns to pay it forwardRosario Thomas is the Veteran's Affairs Coordinator at Southern Union State Community College.
As a former student who relied on the resources of the Student Veterans Resource Center (SVRC) Thomas has returned to help guide veterans who choose to return to school through Southern Union. Student Veteran Resource Center are located on all of Alabama's Community Colleges and serves as a location where service members, veterans, and their families can obtain information concerning education benefits and additional resources.
For more information on SVRCs and the benefits and resources provided to veterans, visit here: https://www.accs.edu/for-veterans/
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Correctional Education leads Limestone graduate to a job in Drafting and DesignErik Christensen spent his two years at Limestone Correctional Facility reeducating himself in the Drafting and Design program provided by Calhoun Community College.
Upon his release, with little experience, Erik started his own design company making visual models of designs for companies to showcase to clients. After showcasing his talents, Erik is now a full-time employee in Drafting and Design with Flotation Services, Inc. in Cullman, AL.
Ingram State Technical College awards 27 certificates of completion