Dorchester County QuickJobs Training Center

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The Dorchester County QuickJobs Training Center is an economic development hub for the area. Students can come onsite to train for jobs in their own community either through classes offered publicly or through contractual training with their employer. A college education is also within reach since academic credit courses can be offered at the center. You can apply these credits toward a certificate, diploma or degree. Community members can also enroll in personal enrichment classes for the pure pleasure of learning new and fun subjects. In collaboration with SC Works, Charleston County Adult Education and other community partners, the center offers a variety of other services and resources such as job fairs, training resources, tax preparation clinics, and financial management workshops to help students and participants achieve their goals and succeed. A Public Broadband Computer Center is available for use free of charge Monday through Saturday.


Smoke Free Building Policy - All buildings at TTC are smoke-free. Smoking also is prohibited at building entrances. Designated smoking areas are provided outdoors.


Firearms Policy - The carrying of firearms onto the premises or property owned, operated or controlled by TTC is prohibited except as prescribed by SC Code of Law 16-23-420.


Dorchester County QuickJobs Training Center
5164 E. Jim Bilton Blvd.
St. George, SC 29477
843.563.5269


Academic Courses

A college education is within your reach. Dorchester County QuickJobs Training Center offers Trident Technical College credit courses that can apply towards a certificate, diploma or degree. Click HERE for a current listing of courses available.


 

ACCUPLACER Testing

ACCUPLACER placement testing is by appointment only. Call 843.574.2591 or 843.563.5269 for more information and to reserve your seat. The ACCUPLACER Placement Test determines writing, reading and math skills for entrance to college.

 

Educational Opportunity Center

The center provides staff and services to assist adults in obtaining postsecondary education (beyond the high school/GED level).

Services include:

  • Counseling (academic, personal and financial aid)

  • College tours

  • Workshops on study skills, time management, self-esteem and other topics


 

Financial Assistance 

Trident Technical College and its funding partners offer various financial aid and scholarship options for students. TTC is currently approved under the Post 9/11 GI Bill for training in specific subject areas and funding may be available for qualified veterans. Look under "Funding Opportunities" at the top of the webpage navigation menu.

 

GED Classes

Call 843.873.7372 to schedule an appointment. Cost is $20 per student. 

Want to earn your GED? In collaboration with Dorchester County Adult Education, the Dorchester County QuickJobs Training Center is offering the GED program for adults ages 22 and older. This program provides instruction, academic assessments, classroom materials and textbooks. Upon successful completion, eligible candidates take the state GED test. If you pass, you are awarded a South Carolina High School Equivalency Diploma. Earning a passing score on the General Education Development (GED) test could allow you to pursue college, earn a promotion, get a new job or prepare you to enlist in the military. WorkKeys testing is included.

 

Public Broadband Computer Center - FREE

The center is equipped with computers utilizing high speed internet and is open for members of the community to use free of charge (hours are subject to change).
• Monday through Thursday: 7:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
• Friday: 7:30 a.m.-noon
• Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
• Sunday: Closed


Classes and Workshops - FREE

You do not have to pre-register. Classes meet from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

  • March 2: Basics of Microsoft Word
  • March 9: Basics of Microsoft Word
  • March 16: Letter Writing
  • March 23: Letter Writing
  • March 30: Cut, Copy and Paste Functions
  • April 6: Cut, Copy and Paste Functions
  • April 13: Flash Drive Basics
  • April 20: Flash Drive Basics
  • April 27: Internet Safety and Privacy
  • May 4: Internet Safety and Privacy
  • May 11: Creating a Flyer/Brochure
  • May 18: Creating a Flyer/Brochure
  • May 25: Creating a Calendar
  • June 1: Creating a Calendar
  • June 8: Email Basics
  • June 15: Email Basics
  • June 22: Sending and Receiving Email
  • June 29: Sending and Receiving Email
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