Economic Development

Our services provide resources for individuals, business, industry, government, and professional groups desiring to supplement their in-house training and workforce development initiatives.

The programs offered through this division are fully coordinated with you, the business customer, and flexible to accommodate shift schedules and location. Most programs can be offered at your business location, and convenient to the workforce involved in the training.

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Welcome to the Economic Development Division, where training programs and services are designed to meet the needs of Georgia’s businesses, industries and individuals in the communities we serve. We assist new, expanding and existing industries through training and developing solutions to the challenges facing Georgia’s businesses, particularly in developing a skilled workforce.


Continuing Education

The Continuing Education Department’s mission is to develop short courses, workshops, and seminars for professional development and personal enrichment. Certified and experienced instructors are employed to assist in the development and execution of course competences specific to the instructional requests of business and industry. On-site courses are structured and scheduled to meet the needs of the community. For more information, contact 404.225.4482 or

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Customized and Contract Training

Atlanta Technical College offers customized training programs to meet the specific needs of your business or industry. Workplace skills, equipment training, safety training, computer training, customer service, team building and much more can be integrated into modules and competencies exclusively for your companies training needs. Customized and Contract Training (CCT) is able to design, develop, and deliver training tailored to your organization. For more information, contact 404.225.4482 or

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American Heart Association Training Center

Atlanta Technical College is home to one of the American Heart Association’s Training Centers. The American Heart Association Training Center at Atlanta Technical College offers life-saving CPR AED, First Aid, Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) courses and much more. The Training Center also provides National Registry Testing. For more information, contact 404.225.4406 or

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Professional Assessment and Testing Center

The Professional Assessment and Testing Center provides high-quality test administration in a comfortable and secure testing environment. We administer a wide variety of national and statewide assessments, certifications, professional exams and placement testing for students, faculty and staff, and the community. For more information, contact 404.225.4681 or

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Dennard Conference Center

The Cleveland L. Dennard Conference Center is suited to host a wide range of events including seminars, corporate trainings, private functions, film productions, and much more. The Dennard Conference Center provides professional meeting facilities, competitive pricing, and personalized meeting planning services. For more information, contact 404.225.4488 or

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