College-Industry Partnerships: Energy/Electric

Industry

Energy/Electric 

State

GA 

College

Georgia Piedmont Technical College 

College Website

Georgia Piedmont Technical College 

Source

 

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Summary

In 2007, Georgia Piedmont Technical College responded to industry need by convening a large group of building automation and controls companies – including Siemens, Johnson Controls, and Honeywell – to develop a new career path into the building performance industry that outlined industry-wide competencies. Industry contributed to the curriculum and evaluates the program on an ongoing basis. Companies have donated equipment. Placement rates for students in the field are about 80%.
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