EXPLORE TECHNICAL AND ENGINEERING CAREERS DURING OPEN HOUSE APRIL 29

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 26, 2016

GTCC mechatronics lab is located on the Greensboro Campus and will be part of the open house tour on April 29.

GTCC mechatronics lab is located on the Greensboro Campus and will be part of the open house tour on April 29.

JAMESTOWN, N.C. – Learn more about careers in the industrial, construction and engineering sectors during Guilford Technical Community College’s open house hosted by GTCC’s ICET (Industrial, Construction and Engineering Technologies) Division 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, April 29 at the Greensboro Campus, 3505 W. Wendover Ave., Greensboro. The event is free and open to the public.

The open house will feature information and program displays in the first floor lobby area of the TEC building as well as tours of the program areas. The ICET division offers degrees, diplomas and certificates in more than 15 areas of study including air conditioning, heating and refrigeration (HVAC); architectural technology; carpentry; civil engineering; computer integrated machining; construction management; electrical systems; electronics engineering; mechanical engineering; mechatronics engineering; plumbing; turfgrass management; and welding.

Please see below for a tour schedule.

ICET OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE

10 a.m. Welcome and introductory briefing

Program Area Tours                                                        

  • 10:20 a.m. HVAC/plumbing
  • 10:45 a.m. Electrical systems/mechatronics
  • 11:10 a.m. Machining/manufacturing
  • 11:25 m. Carpentry/construction management/turfgrass management
  • 11:50 m. Architectural technology/drafting
  • 12:15 p.m. Civil/mechanical engineering
  • 12:40 p.m. Electronics engineering

For more information, contact Randy Gunter, ICET division chair, at 336-334-4822, ext. 53128 or drgunter@gtcc.edu.

EVENT INFORMATION

What: GTCC Industrial, Construction and Engineering Technologies Division Open House

When: 10 a.m.–1 p.m. Friday, April 29

Where: Technical Education Center, GTCC Greensboro Campus, 3505 W. Wendover Ave., Greensboro

Information: Contact Randy Gunter, ICET division chair, at 336-334-4822, ext. 53128 or drgunter@gtcc.edu. For more information about ICET program, visit http://degreeprograms.gtcc.edu/icet.

Guilford Technical Community College is the fourth largest of 58 institutions in the North Carolina Community College System. GTCC serves more than 40,000 students annually from five campuses and a Small Business Center. Learn more at www.gtcc.edu.

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— Stan Turbeville/GTCC