Oct
18
10/18/2017

PDCCC History Club meeting

Please join us Wednesday, October 18th at 10:15 am for a PDCCC History Club meeting. We will meet in room 104 of the Suffolk campus.

Oct
17
10/17/2017

Classes Begin for second 8 week session

Late start classes are still available at Paul D. Camp Community College. Students can choose from numerous courses in the areas of transfer, allied health, occupational and technical, and more. Contact the Franklin Campus at 757-569-6707, the Hobbs Suffolk Campus at 757-925-6313, or Smithfield at 757-925-6340. Current students receiving financial aid should consult with the financial aid office before registering for a second eight-week class.

Oct
16
10/16/2017

PDCCC Local Board Meeting

Paul D. Camp Community College’s Local College Board meeting is set for Monday, October 16, at 4:30 p.m. at the Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road.

Oct
16
10/16/2017

Truck Driver Training class starts for October 16 – November 10, 2017 course

Learn to drive the big rigs and prepare for the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) test. Companies are experiencing a shortage of drivers. PDCCC’s professional truck driving program consists of classroom instruction, various backing maneuvers, equipment and safety checks and on-the-road training. This comprehensive 160-hour program not only provides the skills you need, it also includes lifetime free job placement assistance to graduates and lifetime refresher training.
 
The training school length is 4 weeks for a total of 160 hours (80 hours classroom and 80 hours hands-on) at Paul D. Camp Community College’s Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road, Suffolk, VA 23434. The class will meet Mondays-Fridays from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The class day is structured very close to a normal workday. Pre-trip inspections, keeping logbooks updated, and constant backing up and twisting and turning to maneuver the trucks will become habit. You will earn your CDL Learner’s Permit at the beginning of the program.
 
A prospective student must provide the following at start of class:

  • Be 18 years of age
  • Have a valid Virginia Driver’s license
  • Provide a copy of his/her driving record

– DOT physical exam will be conducted at the beginning of the program (cost is not included in the tuition)
 
*Financial Assistance Available!
Tuition: $4,500
*If you are 18 or older and have lived in Virginia for over 1-year, the tuition may be $1,500.
Other scholarships and financial aid will further reduce the cost
 
Dates: October 16 – November 10, 2017
Days: Mondays – Fridays
Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: PDCCC Hobbs Suffolk Campus Room: 117
 
For more information, please email workforce@pdc.edu or call Workforce Career Coach, at 757-569-6050.

Oct
06
10/06/2017

Inauguration of PDCCC President Daniel W. Lufkin, Ed.D.

The Inauguration Ceremony for President Lufkin will be held on Friday, October 6, 2017, at 2:00 p.m., at the college’s Regional Workforce Development Center in Franklin. The event will include his formal installation as president by the Virginia Community College System Chancellor Dr. Glenn DuBois.
 
Paul D. Camp Community College will close at noon on Friday, October 6 for the Inauguration Ceremony of Dr. Daniel Lufkin. The college will resume its usual schedule Monday, October 9.

Oct
03
10/03/2017

College Night

College Night at Paul D. Camp Community College!
 
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
 
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
 
Paul D. Camp Community College, Regional Workforce Development Center
100 North College Drive
Franklin, VA, 23851
 
More than 60 colleges, universities, and technical and trade schools have been invited to participate in Paul D. Camp Community College’s College Night at the Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, Franklin.
 
The event, focused on exposing students to academic options, will be held Tuesday, October 3, 2017, from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
 
Participants will also receive professional assistance filing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) that evening from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
 
It is recommended to allow one hour for this filing process.
 
For more information about College Night, call Chris Ricks, 757-569-6719, or Sherri Ward, 757-925-6321.

Sep
27
09/27/2017

Nursing Program Applicant Advising Session 1

Mandatory for Nursing Program Applicants!
 
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
 
Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm
 
Location: Suffolk Hobbs Campus Room 105

Sep
27
09/27/2017

Truck Driver Training Open House

An Open House celebrating a new truck driver training program and Paul D. Camp Community College’s new partnership with Shipper’s Choice, will be held at the Hobbs Suffolk Campus on Wednesday, September 27, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., for prospective students, partners and employers to attend.
 
Participants will have the opportunity to view the tractor trailer vehicles, meet PDCCC President Dr. Dan Lufkin, Shipper’s Choice Director of Education Ed Henk, instructors, employers and partners. Light refreshments will also be available.
 
For more information, email workforce@pdc.edu or call 757-569-6050.

Sep
27
09/27/2017

PDCCC Blood Drive

The American Red Cross will host a Blood Drive at PDCCC on Wednesday, September 27th, for all students, faculty, staff and community patrons.
 
Where: PDCCC Library on the Franklin Campus
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
 
Please call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org. and enter: PaulDCamp to schedule an appointment.

Sep
26
09/26/2017

Seasonal Flu Shot Clinic

Did You Get Your Flu Shot?
 
What: “Seasonal” Flu Shot Clinic
FREE NO COST/NO CO-PAY
 
Stop by outside or come inside the Campus for your flu shot.
 
Where: Paul D. Camp Community College (in Franklin)
 
When: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Time: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
 
For more information, please call: 757.569.6751
 
The flu vaccine will be provided on a first-come, first-serve basis and will be limited to the supply on hand.

Sep
21
09/21/2017

14th Annual Golf Tournament

14th Annual Golf Tournament
Sponsored by the Paul D. Camp Community College Foundation
 
The event is being held to raise funds for PDCCC Hurricanes Baseball Team and Educational Scholarship Endowment Fund.
 
Thursday, September 21, 2017
 
Cypress Creek Golfer’s Club
600 Cypress Creek Parkway
Smithfield, VA 23430
 
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Registration
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. – Box Lunch
12:30 p.m. – Shotgun Start
5:30 p.m. – Awards & Ceremony
 
Register now!
Cost: $300 per team (4 players) or $100.00 per player – includes golf cart, boxed lunch, and much more!

Sep
19
09/19/2017

Deadline to register for Smithfield Photography course

Are you stuck in auto mode? Get out of auto and learn how to take control of your images. Award-winning photographer, Shirley Whitenack, will show you the amazing things your camera is capable of that you never knew were possible. Basic camera mechanics, fundamentals of exposure, depth of field, and compositional techniques will be explained. Field trip and in-class exercises will emphasize learning how to fully utilize directional light, determine proper exposure, and exploit depth of field to create dramatic compositions.
 
Class wrap-up will encompass organizing and archiving images, photo resources, image critiques, and follow-up questions. Each participant will receive photography handouts to keep for future reference.
 
Through lecture, demonstration and on-location photography, you will leave this class with a working confidence to take control of your camera and create more dynamic photographs.
 
Dates: Thursdays, September 21, 28, October 5, 7, and 12, 2017
 
Times: 5:30 – 7:30 PM
 
Location: 253 James Street, Smithfield, VA 23430
 
Cost: $145

Sep
18
09/18/2017

Truck Driver Training class starts for September 18 – October 13 course

Learn to drive the big rigs and prepare for the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) test. Companies are experiencing a shortage of drivers. PDCCC’s professional truck driving program consists of classroom instruction, various backing maneuvers, equipment and safety checks and on-the-road training. This comprehensive 160-hour program not only provides the skills you need, it also includes lifetime free job placement assistance to graduates and lifetime refresher training.
 
The training school length is 4 weeks for a total of 160 hours (80 hours classroom and 80 hours hands-on) at Paul D. Camp Community College’s Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road, Suffolk, VA 23434. The class will meet Mondays-Fridays from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The class day is structured very close to a normal workday. Pre-trip inspections, keeping logbooks updated, and constant backing up and twisting and turning to maneuver the trucks will become habit. You will earn your CDL Learner’s Permit at the beginning of the program.
 
A prospective student must provide the following at start of class:

  • Be 18 years of age
  • Have a valid Virginia Driver’s license
  • Provide a copy of his/her driving record

– DOT physical exam will be conducted at the beginning of the program (cost is not included in the tuition)
 
*Financial Assistance Available!
Tuition: $4,500
*If you are 18 or older and have lived in Virginia for over 1-year, the tuition may be $1,500.
Other scholarships and financial aid will further reduce the cost
 
Dates: September 18 – October 13, 2017
Days: Mondays – Fridays
Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: PDCCC Hobbs Suffolk Campus Room: 117
 
For more information, please email workforce@pdc.edu or call Workforce Career Coach, at 757-569-6050.

Sep
15
09/15/2017

Deadline to register for PDCCC Basic Contractor Business licensing course

The deadline to register for Basic Contractor Business Licensing is Friday, September 15. The consecutive session will be held from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, September 19 and 26, at Paul D. Camp Community College’s Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. This eight-hour course earns .8 CEUs for participants and will be led by Donald Goodwin, city of Franklin director of community development. The cost, which includes the textbook, is $175. For more information, contact the Workforce Development office, 757-569-6050, or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Sep
12
09/12/2017

Now accepting applications for spring 2018 scholarships

Applications for Paul D. Camp Community College scholarships are open for the spring 2018 semester for new and continuing students. Deadline for submissions is Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. and will only be accepted electronically. For more information, call 757-569-6790 or log onto www.pdc.edu/financial-aid/scholarships/.

Sep
11
09/11/2017

Open House and New Student Orientation

Paul D. Camp Community College’s Center at Smithfield will be hosting an Open House and New Student Orientation on Monday, September 11, 2017 from 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM. This will be a great opportunity to meet and greet our students, instructors, and staff at the Smithfield location on James Street in Smithfield, VA. We will also showcase our new allied health lab. Light refreshments will be served.

Sep
08
09/08/2017

Deadline to register for Suffolk Photography course

Are you stuck in auto mode? Get out of auto and learn how to take control of your images. Award-winning photographer, Shirley Whitenack, will show you the amazing things your camera is capable of that you never knew were possible. Basic camera mechanics, fundamentals of exposure, depth of field, and compositional techniques will be explained. Field trip and in-class exercises will emphasize learning how to fully utilize directional light, determine proper exposure, and exploit depth of field to create dramatic compositions.
 
Class wrap-up will encompass organizing and archiving images, photo resources, image critiques, and follow-up questions. Each participant will receive photography handouts to keep for future reference.
 
Through lecture, demonstration and on-location photography, you will leave this class with a working confidence to take control of your camera and create more dynamic photographs.
 
Dates: Wednesdays, September 13, 20, 23*, 27, Oct. 4 and 11, 2017
 
Times: 5:30 – 7:30 PM
 
*Sept 23 is a Saturday. Class will meet from 9 AM – 12 PM (See below)
 
Location: 271 Kenyon Road, Suffolk, VA
Room 111
 
Cost: $145

Sep
04
09/04/2017

Labor Day Holiday-No Classes; College Closed

Labor Day Holiday-No Classes; College Closed

Aug
31
08/31/2017

Welcome Back day hosted by Student Support Services

Student Support Services is hosting a WELCOME BACK day on Thursday, August 31, 2017 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm in Room 122. Please stop by and meet the staff of Student Support Services and the SSS tutors. This event is for ALL students – SSS and NONSSS. Student Support Services will have information for the students to help them succeed at Paul D. Camp. For students who are not members of SSS and would like to join our program, there will be applications for them.
 
Refreshments will be served.

Aug
25
08/25/2017

NCCER Open House and Reception

Please come to our Open House and Reception to see the new NCCER Industrial Maintenance Electrical & Instrumentation lab and the equipment we have secured for the program, enjoy some light refreshments, and meet and greet with our instructors, employers and partners.

PDCCC NCCER

What: Paul D. Camp Community College’s Open House and Reception for our new NCCER Industrial Maintenance – Electrical & Instrumentation (E&I) program
When: Friday, August 25, 2017 4pm – 6pm
Where: PDCCC Suffolk Hobbs Campus at 271 Kenyon Road Suffolk, VA 23434
RSVP: Email Angela Lawhorne at alawhorne@pdc.edu by Wednesday, August 23rd at noon

Aug
22
08/22/2017

Nursing and Allied Health Advising Session

Nursing and Allied Health Advising Session
 
Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017
 
Location: Room 129 on the Franklin Campus
 
Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm
 
Cost: Free & open to students interested in pursuing education in Nursing or Allied Health
 
Please join us for an advising session for Nursing and Allied Health.
 
Attendees will learn more about:

  • Overview of the programs
  • Application requirements
  • Prerequisite courses and grade requirements
  • Other program/degree requirements
  • Placement and Kaplan testing

*As part of your complete application packet; attendance is required!
 
Please bring any pertinent information & questions to the session.

Aug
21
08/21/2017

Fall 2017 Classes Begin

Fall 2017 Classes begin Monday, August 21

Aug
21
08/21/2017

PDCCC College Board Meeting

The Local College Board of Paul D. Camp Community College will meet on Monday, August 21, 2017, at 4:30 p.m., at the Workforce Development Center, Room 204/206.

Aug
17
08/17/2017

All-College Meeting and In-Service

All-College Meeting and In-Service will be held from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm on Thursday, August 17 at the Workforce Development Center.
 
The College will be closed from 8 am – 12:30 pm on Thursday August 17th for the In-Service

Aug
15
08/15/2017

Forklift, Clamp Truck and Reach Truck Operation August course

A forklift, clamp truck and reach truck operator certificate course will be held August 15 through 17, from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the Paul D. Camp Community College Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. The cost is $250. Scholarships in the amount of $200 are available. Register and pay online at pdc.augusoft.net. For more information, call the workforce office, 757-569-6050 or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Jul
19
07/19/2017

PDCCC nursing students address addiction

The Paul D. Camp Community College Nursing Student Class of 2018 will hold a symposium, titled “Opioid Addiction: A Rising Epidemic” on Wednesday, July 19, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the PDCCC Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive in Franklin. Highlights of the forum will include a discussion panel with opportunities for questions and the showcase of the documentary, “Chasing the Dragon.” Vendors and informational booths will also be featured at the symposium. The event is free and no registration is required.

Jul
17
07/17/2017

Truck driver training classes begin July 17

Truck driver training prepares students to head out on the road with commercial driver’s license
 
A six-week long Paul D. Camp Community College truck driver training course will be held Monday – Thursday, July 17 through Aug. 24, from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Emporia and will prepare students to test for a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). There are some requirements for prospective students and students may be eligible for financial aid. The curriculum falls under the Workforce Credentials Grant, which also helps pay for tuition. For more information, call 757-569-6050, email workforce@pdc.edu or visit pdc.edu.

Jul
11
07/11/2017

Forklift, Clamp Truck and Reach Truck Operation July course

A forklift, clamp truck and reach truck operator certificate course will be held July 11 through 13, from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the Paul D. Camp Community College Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. The cost is $250. Scholarships in the amount of $200 are available. Register and pay online at pdc.augusoft.net. For more information, call the workforce office, 757-569-6050 or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Jul
10
07/10/2017

Fast Track Welding Program Classes begin July 10

Registration underway for Paul D. Camp Community College’s Fast Track Welding program
 
~Classes begin July 10~
 
Paul D. Camp Community College’s Regional Workforce Development Center is offering Fast Track Welding and registration is already underway. Classes run from July 10 through Aug. 4. Cost of the class, including supplies, equipment and AWS certification process, is $3,000. Scholarships and grant funds are available to those who qualify. For more information, call 757-569-6050 or visit www.pdc.edu/workforce-development.

Jul
07
07/07/2017

Deadline to register for Backflow Prevention Device Certification

A course designed for plumbing, mechanical and fire suppression contractors, city building and plumbing officials, public utilities inspectors, water and wastewater personnel, health department officials and engineers will be held Wednesday, July 12, and Thursday, July 13, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in room 111 at the Paul D. Camp Community College Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road.
 
Backflow Prevention Device Certification costs $300 and is worth one credit. Financial assistance is available. Register by July 7 at 4:30 p.m. and pay online at pdc.augusoft.net. For more information, call 757-569-6050 or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Jul
04
07/04/2017

Independence Day Holiday

Independence Day Holiday
 
July 4, 2017
 
College Closed, No Classes

Jun
23
06/23/2017

Registration deadline June 23 for photo class

Deadline to register for Paul D. Camp Community College (PDCCC) Workforce Development’s Beginning to Intermediate Photography class led by Shirley Whitenack on the Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road is June 23.
 
The four-week consecutive session will be held on Wednesdays, June 28 to July 19, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. The cost is $115. Participants need to bring charged camera, instruction manual and digital media. Register at pdc.augusoft.net. For more information, call 757-569-6050 or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Jun
13
06/13/2017

June Forklift Course Starts

A forklift, clamp truck and reach truck operator certificate course will be held June 13 through 15, from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the Paul D. Camp Community College Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. The cost is $250. Scholarships in the amount of $200 are available. Register and pay online at pdc.augusoft.net. For more information, call the workforce office, 757-569-6050 or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Jun
12
06/12/2017

Backflow Prevention course starts

A course designed for plumbing, mechanical and fire suppression contractors, city building and plumbing officials, public utilities inspectors, water and wastewater personnel, health department officials and engineers will be held Monday, June 12, and Tuesday, June 13, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in room 111 at the Paul D. Camp Community College Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road. Backflow Prevention and Cross-Connection Control costs $300 and is worth one credit. Register and pay online at pdc.augusoft.net. For more information, call 757-569-6050 or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Jun
01
06/01/2017

Deadline Date for Graduation Application Summer 2017

The Deadline Date for Graduation Application, Summer 2017 is June 1, 2017

May
29
05/29/2017

Memorial Day – College Closed

Memorial Day Holiday
The college is closed, No Classes.

May
09
05/09/2017

Give Local 757 campaign 24-hour fundraiser

Help PDCCC help students during one day of giving.
 
The Paul D. Camp Community College Foundation hopes to help more students realize their dreams of attending college by participating in the Give Local 757 campaign—a 24-hour fundraiser that helps many different local nonprofits by way of online donations and raising awareness. The event begins at midnight on Tuesday, May 9. For more information or to make a contribution, go to www.givelocal757.org/pdcccfoundation and click the “Donate Now” button. The Give Local 757 website officially opens for pre-donations on Tuesday, April 25th.

Apr
27
04/27/2017

Community Entrepreneurs’ Forum

Paul D. Camp Community College
Community Entrepreneurs’ Forum
“A New Day, New Opportunities”
 
Thursday, April 27, 2017
 
6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
 
PDCCC Workforce Center
Franklin Campus
100 North College Dr
Franklin, VA 23851
 
Invited Speakers

  • Senator Mark Warner (video message)
  • Dr. Rebecca Corbin, President of NACCE
  • Elizabeth Creamer, Advisor for Workforce Development (Virginia.gov)
  • John Camp, representing the Camp family
  • Kermit Hobbs, Suffolk Historian and Author

Entrepreneur Panel

  • Zak Miller – Entrepreneur, Author and Television/internet personality
  • Lee Duncan – Entrepreneur, Wharf Hill
  • Terry Godwin – Franklin Lumber
  • Jimmy Strozier – Highground Services

 
FREE EVENT – No RSVP Necessary
Networking session to follow (hors d’oeuvores and information tables)

Apr
25
04/25/2017

Give Local 757 pre-donations start

Help PDCCC help students during one day of giving.
 
The Paul D. Camp Community College Foundation hopes to help more students realize their dreams of attending college by participating in the Give Local 757 campaign—a 24-hour fundraiser that helps many different local nonprofits by way of online donations and raising awareness. The event begins at midnight on Tuesday, May 9. For more information or to make a contribution, go to www.givelocal757.org/pdcccfoundation and click the “Donate Now” button. The Give Local 757 website officially opens for pre-donations on Tuesday, April 25th.

Apr
25
04/25/2017

Financial Aid College Night, Smithfield

A free college planning event, sponsored by Educational Credit Management Corporation (ECMC) will be hosted by Paul D. Camp Community College on Tuesday, April 25, from 5:00 to 8:30 p.m. at PDCCC at Smithfield, 253 James Street. Get college planning tips, a chance to win one of three $500 scholarships, and enjoy free pizza and beverages. Entrants must be in grades 9-12 and present to win scholarships. Tentative agenda includes:

  • Career exhibits and information sessions — 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Free pizza and beverages — 6:00 – 6:30 p.m.
  • College planning presentations — 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
  • Scholarship drawings — 8:00 – 8:30 p.m.

For more information, visit www.collegenights.org.

Apr
25
04/25/2017

Fall 2017 Registration Underway

Registration is underway for the fall 2017 semester at Paul D. Camp Community College. Classes begin on Monday, August 21. For more information, visit https://www.pdc.edu/getstarted/ or call the Franklin Campus at 757-569-6700; the Hobbs Suffolk Campus at 757-925-6300; or PDCCC at Smithfield at 757-925-6340.

Apr
21
04/21/2017

Deadline to register for PDCCC basic contractor business licensing course

The deadline to register for Basic Contractor Business Licensing is Friday, April 21. The session will be held from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, April 25 and May 2, at Paul D. Camp Community College’s Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. This eight-hour course earns 0.8 CEUs for participants and will be led by Donald Goodwin, city of Franklin director of community development. The cost, which includes the textbook, is $175. For more information, contact the Workforce Development office, 757-569-6050, or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Apr
18
04/18/2017

Financial Aid College Night, Suffolk

A free college planning event, sponsored by Educational Credit Management Corporation (ECMC) will be hosted by Paul D. Camp Community College on Tuesday, April 18, from 5:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the college’s Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road. Get college planning tips, a chance to win one of three $500 scholarships, and enjoy free pizza and beverages. Entrants must be in grades 9-12 and present to win scholarships. Tentative agenda includes:

  • Career exhibits and information sessions — 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Free pizza and beverages — 6:00 – 6:30 p.m.
  • College planning presentations — 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
  • Scholarship drawings — 8:00 – 8:30 p.m.

For more information, visit www.collegenights.org.

Apr
17
04/17/2017

College Board Meeting

The next meeting of the Paul D. Camp Community College Local Board will be held Monday, April 17, at 4:30 p.m. at the Regional Workforce Development Center in Franklin, 100 North College Drive.

Apr
17
04/17/2017

Nursing and Allied Health Advising Session at Suffolk

Nursing and Allied Health Advising Session
 
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
 
Location: 271 Kenyon Suffolk, VA 23434 (Room 113)
 
Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm
 
Cost: Free & open to students interested in pursuing education in Nursing or Allied Health
 
Please join us for an advising session for Nursing and Allied Health.
 
Attendees will learn more about:

  • Overview of the programs
  • Application requirements
  • Prerequisite courses and grade requirements
  • Other program/degree requirements
  • Tuition and Financial Aid information
  • Placement and Kaplan testing
  • Other helpful information

 Please bring any pertinent information & questions to the session

Apr
12
04/12/2017—04/14/2017

Grad Fair

April 12 – 14, 2017
 
10:00 am – 4:00 pm at the Bookstore

  • Purchase Your Cap & Gown Package
  • Pick up your Grad Tickets
  • Purchase Your customized Paul D. Camp announcements
  • Information on Class rings
  • Purchase Diploma Frames
Apr
04
04/04/2017

Financial Aid College Night, Franklin

A free college planning event, sponsored by Educational Credit Management Corporation (ECMC) will be hosted by Paul D. Camp Community College on Tuesday, April 4, from 5:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the college’s Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 N. College Drive, Franklin. Get college planning tips, a chance to win one of three $500 scholarships, and enjoy free pizza and beverages. Entrants must be in grades 9-12 and present to win scholarships. Tentative agenda includes:

  • Career exhibits and information sessions — 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Free pizza and beverages — 6:00 – 6:30 p.m.
  • College planning presentations — 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
  • Scholarship drawings — 8:00 – 8:30 p.m.

For more information, visit www.collegenights.org.

Apr
01
04/01/2017

Opening Date for Graduation Application Summer 2017

The Opening Date for Graduation Application (Submitted via SIS) for Summer 2017 is April 1, 2017

Mar
28
03/28/2017

PDCCC Information Session for Home-Schooled Families

An informational event, “From Home School to Higher Education,” will be held at Paul D. Camp Community College’s Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, on Tuesday, March, 28, 2017 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. The session will cover the following topics: academic programs for both transfer and career pathways; academic and student support services; concurrent classes for home-schooled students; traditional programs for home-schooled graduates; admission requirements and how to enroll; and financial aid and scholarships. For more information, contact the admissions office at 757-569-6700 or email Jeanette Pellegrin, jpellegrin@pdc.edu.

Mar
23
03/23/2017

AAUW Student Club Interest Meeting

When: March 23, 2017
 
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
 
Where: Conference Rooms at all PDCCC Locations
 
Sponsor: American Association of University Women Suffolk Branch
 
For more information, contact nwarren@pdc.edu or wmiller-edwards@pdc.edu

Mar
23
03/23/2017

Manufacturing Technician Course Begins

Classes for Manufacturing Technician Level 1 Certification course will be offered on Thursdays from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. March 23 through May 5 at the Regional Workforce Development Center at Paul D. Camp Community College, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. The non-credit course is designed to train participants on the critical competencies required for modern manufacturing production and production-related occupations. The course will assess the skills the participants have to perform manufacturing jobs. The certificate can be used to enhance the participants’ application for manufacturing jobs. The cost is $1,300. Financial aid and scholarships are available for those who qualify. For more information, contact the workforce development office, 757-569-6050 or workforce@pdc.edu.

Mar
21
03/21/2017

SSS Interview Preparation

Interview Preparation ~ Dress for Success
 
March 21, 2017
 
Hobbs Suffolk Campus
 
Session will begin at 12:20 PM
 
~Schedule subject to change~

Mar
21
03/21/2017

Pre-Nursing Advising Session

Nursing and Allied Health Advising Session
 
Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2017
 
Location: Room 129 on the Franklin Campus
 
Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm
 
Cost: Free & open to the public for anyone interested in our Pre-nursing and Nursing programs
 
Please join us for an advising session for Nursing and Allied Health.
 
This advising session is for nursing candidates who are interested in pursuing their BSN (concurrent program with ODU).

Mar
17
03/17/2017

Student Success Symposium

Delivering Knowledge
 
Friday, March 17, 2017
9:30 AM – 2:30 PM
 
Regional Workforce Development Center
Paul D. Camp Community College
100 North College Drive
Franklin, VA
 
EXPERT PRESENTERS:
Dr. Bethanie Tucker, Dr. Buffy Smith, and Dr. Adolph Brown sharing best practices in serving underserved students!
 
REGISTER TODAY
Registration is very easy; click the link below.
https://docs.google.com/a/email.vccs.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfjvihaNzLjs8gYBKxXqm3tJjzv43AZJV3s_XFFy_Z-I_XG8A/viewform
 
Presented by the Office of the Vice President of Academic and Student Development; The Faculty Senate; The Classified Staff Council: The Planning and Effectiveness Committee in collaboration with The Chancellor’s College Success Coach Initiative; The TRIO-Student Support Services Program; and The TRIO-Upward Bound Program

Mar
14
03/14/2017

Backflow Prevention Course Begins

A course designed for plumbing, mechanical and fire suppression contractors, city building and plumbing officials, public utilities inspectors, water and wastewater personnel, health department officials and engineers will be held Tuesday, March 14, and Wednesday, March 15, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in room 111 at the Paul D. Camp Community College Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road. Backflow Prevention and Cross-Connection Control costs $148.40 (in-state tuition rate) and is worth one credit. For more information, call 757-569-6050, email workforce@pdc.edu or visit www.pdc.edu/workforce-development.

Mar
06
03/06/2017—03/12/2017

Spring Break (No Classes – College Open)

Spring Break (No Classes – College Open).
Monday, March 6 – Sunday, March 12.

Mar
03
03/03/2017

Deadline to register for PDCCC basic contractor business licensing course

The deadline to register for Basic Contractor Business Licensing is Friday, March 3. The session will be held from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, March 7 and 14, at Paul D. Camp Community College’s Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. This eight-hour course earns .8 CEUs for participants and will be led by Donald Goodwin, city of Franklin director of community development. The cost, which includes the textbook, is $175. For more information, contact the Workforce Development office, 757-569-6050, or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Mar
02
03/02/2017

Beginning to Intermediate Photography class begins

Get your photos on at the PDCCC Hobbs Suffolk Campus
 
Paul D. Camp Community College’s (PDCCC) Division of Workforce Development will offer Beginning to Intermediate Photography led by Shirley Whitenack on the Hobbs Suffolk Campus, 271 Kenyon Road. The four-week consecutive session will be held on Thursdays, March 2-30, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The cost is $140. Participants need to bring charged camera, instruction manual and digital media. For more information, call 757-569-6050 or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Mar
01
03/01/2017

SSS Resume and Cover Letter Writing

Resume & Cover Letter Writing
 
March 1, 2017
 
Hobbs Suffolk Campus
 
Session will begin at 12:20 PM
 
~Schedule subject to change~

Mar
01
03/01/2017

Deadline Date for Graduation Application Spring 2017

The Deadline Date for Graduation Application, Spring 2017 is March 1, 2017

Feb
23
02/23/2017

On Ramp Program Free Training

If you are a worker who have been laid off or terminated through no fault of your own or have received an official layoff notice and is eligible for or has exhausted their unemployment benefits come and to the Franklin Workforce Center and apply for the On Ramp Program to receive free training.
 
Free Services and Training Offered:

  • CDL
  • Certified Welder
  • Microsoft Word and CompTIA Certifications
  • Online non-credit programs and courses
  • Resume and Job Placement Services

Come join us at the Franklin Workforce Center!
February 23, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Rooms 204 and 206
 
Please bring your ID, layoff notice and unemployment documents to get screened.
 
Only for residents of the City of Franklin, Southampton County, City of Suffolk and Isle of Wight County.
 
For more information please contact Karla D. Johnson
Franklin: (757) 569-6754
Suffolk: (757) 925-6307
kjohnson@pdc.edu

Feb
22
02/22/2017

Black History Program

February 22, 2017 at 12:30PM
 
Workforce Development Center
100 N College Drive
Franklin, VA 23851
 
Hobbs Suffolk Campus, Room 106
271 Kenyon Road
Suffolk, VA 23434
 
Guest Speaker: Mr. Wayne Carter, Assistant Principal of Franklin High School
 
Also Featuring the Lakeland High School Chorus
 
Come and celebrate the rich history of the United States of America as we celebrate the many African Americans who are a part of that history.

Feb
21
02/21/2017

SSS Study Skills and Learning Styles

Study Skills & Learning Styles
 
February 21, 2017
 
Hobbs Suffolk Campus
 
Session will begin at 12:20 PM
 
~Schedule subject to change~

Feb
18
02/18/2017—02/19/2017

VCCS Scheduled Outage

Beginning February 18 at 8:00 pm through February 19 at 2:00 am, there will be scheduled outages to perform maintenance on multiple VCCS systems including Blackboard, SIS, and HRMS. Systems may not be available during the outage window.

Feb
08
02/08/2017

Beginning Photography Class in Smithfield Starts

The Paul D. Camp Community College Division of Workforce Development will offer a digital photography class for beginners, titled “Get More from Your Camera,” at PDCCC at Smithfield, 253 James Street, on the second floor of the Blackwater Regional Library. Taught by award-winning photographer Shirley Whitenack, the class will be held Wednesdays, from February 8 to March 1, 2017 from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. The cost is $110. The registration deadline is Tuesday, February 7, at 4:00 p.m. For more information, contact the Workforce Development Office, 757-569-6050, or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Feb
07
02/07/2017

SSS Scholarship Awareness

Scholarship Awareness ~ Time to apply for free Money!
 
February 7, 2017
 
Hobbs Suffolk Campus
 
Session will begin at 12:20 PM
 
~Schedule subject to change~

Feb
06
02/06/2017

Fall 2017 Scholarship Cycle Opens

The fall 2017 scholarship cycle opens on Monday, February 6, at Paul D. Camp Community College. Numerous scholarships are available for new and continuing students, graduating high school students and dual enrollment students until the deadline of Friday, March 17, at 11:59 p.m. Scholarship applications may be found at www.pdc.edu/scholarships. For more information, call the Office for Institutional Advancement at 757-569-6790.

Feb
04
02/04/2017

Super Saturday: February 4th, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Need Money For College?
 
Come join us Saturday, February 4, 2017
 
Windsor High School
24 Church Street Windsor, VA 23487
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
 
What is Super Saturday?

  • FREE assistance completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
  • Financial aid presentations

Who should attend?
High school, college, and adult students who plan to attend college during the 2017 – 2018 academic year
 
What Should You Bring?

  • U.S. Department of Education FSA ID and Password (Available from http://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm)
  • Driver’s License and Social Security Numbers
  • 2015 Federal Income Tax Returns – OR – 2015 W-2 Forms
  • 2015 Family’s untaxed income records
  • Family’s current bank statements and current investment records
  • Alien registration card (if not a U.S. citizen)
  • Participants under 24 years of age will need to have a parent present and parent’s 2015 tax information.

No Appointment Necessary!
 
If you have any questions, please feel free to email: sstubenrauch@pdc.edu.
 
Sponsored by Paul D. Camp Community College’s High School Career Coach Program and Financial Aid Department in partnership with Windsor High School and Isle of Wight County Schools.

Feb
03
02/03/2017

Deadline to register for PDCCC basic contractor business licensing course

The deadline to register for Basic Contractor Business Licensing is Friday, February 3. The session will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Tuesdays, February 7 and 14, at Paul D. Camp Community College’s Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. This eight-hour course earns .8 CEUs for participants and will be led by Donald Goodwin, city of Franklin director of community development. The cost, which includes the textbook, is $175. For more information, contact the Workforce Development office, 757-569-6050, or email workforce@pdc.edu.

Jan
31
01/31/2017

SSS Managing Time and Money

Managing Time & Money ~ Time and Finance Awareness
 
January 31, 2017
 
Hobbs Suffolk Campus
 
Session will begin at 12:20 PM
 
~Schedule subject to change~

Jan
17
01/17/2017

SSS Financial Aid Course Audit

Financial Aid Course Audit ~ New Financial Aid Award Process
 
January 17, 2017
 
Hobbs Suffolk Campus
 
Session will begin at 12:20 PM
 
~Schedule subject to change~

Jan
16
01/16/2017

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – College Closed

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
The College Closed.

Jan
09
01/09/2017

Building Maintenance Program Classes Start

Go to work sooner with Career Studies Certificate in Building Maintenance
 
Multicraft course of study covers array of maintenance skills
 
Registration is underway for the Career Studies Certificate (CSC) in Building Maintenance at Paul D. Camp Community College with classes beginning January 9. Students will learn an array of skills including blueprint reading, welding and plumbing. The program is designed to be completed in nine months and prepares any student to transition into the workforce. Some financial aid and scholarships are available. For more information, contact Richard Baker, 757-569-6729 or rbaker@pdc.edu.

Jan
09
01/09/2017

Deadline to Register for Forklift, Clamp Truck and Reach Truck Operator Certificate Course

A forklift, clamp truck and reach truck operator certificate course will be held January 10 through 12, from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the Paul D. Camp Community College Franklin Campus, 100 North College Drive. The cost is $150. Scholarships are available. The deadline to register is January 9 by 5:00 p.m. For more information, call the workforce office, 757-569-6050 or email workforce@pdc.edu

Jan
09
01/09/2017

Mechatronics Degree Program Classes Start

PDCCC offers new mechatronics degree program for spring 2017 semester
 
Paul D. Camp Community College will offer a new degree in applied science during the spring 2017 semester. The mechatronics program will prepare students for jobs such as mechanical operators or robot product consultants. Students may also transfer credits to a college or university for a four-year degree in mechatronics. Registration is underway. Classes begin January 9, 2017. For more information, contact David Lorenz at dlorenz@pdc.edu or 757-569-6745.

Jan
09
01/09/2017

Spring 2017 Classes Begin

Register now for the Spring 2017 semester at Paul D. Camp Community College.
 
Classes begin January 9, 2017.

Jan
04
01/04/2017

All-College Meeting and In-Service, Wednesday January 4, 2017 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

All-College Meeting and In-Service is tomorrow, Wednesday January 4, at 8:00 am in the Workforce Development Center. We have a full agenda, including invited speaker Michèle Woods Jones, multiple breakout sessions, an all-college interactive session on the Quality Enhancement Plan, and a safety and security presentation.
 
Faculty and staff who wish to contribute are asked to bring a non-perishable food item(s) to be added to a PDCCC “food pantry” – a repository of items that can be shared with those most in need. Suggested items include things that are easy to transport, and easy to make if cooking is required, such as single serving packets of oatmeal; microwaveable soups, rice, or pasta; cereal or fiber bars; canned foods with pull-tab lids, etc.
 
Faculty –a workshop on Curriculum Mapping and Assessment will be held at 1:00, following lunch.

Dec
15
12/15/2016

LuLaRoe Fundraiser

Amy Yost will host a fundraiser at Paul D. Camp Community College on Thursday, December 15, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., on the Franklin Campus, 100 North College Dr., in room 124. Yost will sell LulaRoe apparel items with a portion of the proceeds going to the PDCCC Foundation in support of student scholarships.

Dec
12
12/12/2016—12/17/2016

Fall 2016 Exams

Dec. 12-17: Exams

Dec
01
12/01/2016

2016 Holiday Reception

Dec. 1: Holiday Reception

Dec
01
12/01/2016

Local College Board meeting at The Village at Woods Edge

Local College Board meeting
5:30 p.m.
The Village at Woods Edge
Great Room
1401 N. High Street
Franklin, VA 23851

Nov
17
11/17/2016

Student Support Services Session

PDCCC In-Demand OT Programs and College Fair
November 17, 2016, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Hobbs Suffolk Campus, Room 106
Snacks and Door Prizes provided

Nov
15
11/15/2016—11/18/2016

SSS Counseling Week

November 15 – November 18: Student Support Services Counseling Week- See Mrs. G. Vaughan – (Mandatory For Grant Aid), Franklin Campus, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Room 119

Nov
15
11/15/2016

Healthy Woman Symposium

The Healing Power of Laughter
 
Healthy Woman Symposium
 
Tuesday, November 15
Paul D. Camp Community College Workforce Development Center 100 North College Drive, Franklin
 
5:00 pm Women’s Expo/Reception
6:00 pm Dinner
6:30 pm Program
 
Admission is complimentary.
Guests are requested to bring a canned good to be donated to the Franklin Cooperative Ministry.
 
The holidays are one of the most stressful times of the year. Take some time for yourself, grab your girlfriends and spend the evening with comedian Diana Jordan, a woman selected by Oprah Winfrey as “One of the funniest people on the planet!”.
 
To register, visit the Healthy Woman events page at SMHfranklin.com/HealthyWoman or call 757.569.6128. Groups of 8 may request a reserved table.

Nov
15
11/15/2016

Understanding Plagiarism: Oops…What Have I Done?!

November 15: Student Support Services “Understanding Plagiarism: Oops…What Have I Done?!” Hobbs Suffolk Campus, from 12:30-1:30 p.m., room 105

Nov
14
11/14/2016

SSS College Tour- Chowan University

November 14: Student Support Services Financial College Tour – Chowan University – Mr. W. Biggs, Franklin Campus, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Room 119

Nov
09
11/09/2016

SSS Soft Skills

November 9: Student Support Services Financial Soft Skills – Mrs. G. Vaughan, Franklin Campus, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Room 119

Nov
08
11/08/2016

VA Wizard-The New Version

November 8: Student Support Services “VA Wizard-The New Version” Hobbs Suffolk Campus, from 12:30-1:30 p.m., room 105

Nov
03
11/03/2016

Information Session

What: A general information session on PDCCC’s programs (Occupational & Technical/Workforce Programs, Transfer Programs, etc.)
 
Who: Prospective PDCCC Students
 
When: Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 6:00 pm
 
Where: Hobbs Suffolk Campus
271 Kenyon Road
Suffolk, VA 23434
 
This event is open to all prospective PDCCC students.
Pizza and drinks will be provided to attendees.
 
For additional information, please contact the following:
Mrs. Sherri Ward at (757) 569-6797
Mrs. Trina Jones (757) 569-6720
Dr. Alan Harris (757) 925-6306

Nov
03
11/03/2016

Comedy / Magic Show with Steven Stone

When: Thursday, November 3rd
 
Time: 6:30 PM
 
Where: Franklin Workforce Center
 
Price: Free

Nov
01
11/01/2016

Opening Date for Graduation Application Spring 2017

The Opening Date for Graduation Application (Submitted via SIS) for Spring 2017 is November 1, 2016

Oct
27
10/27/2016

Deadline for submissions for spring 2017 scholarship cycle

Seventeen scholarships are available for new and continuing students until the deadline of Thursday, October 27, 2016, at 11:59 p.m.
 
Scholarship applications may be found at www.pdc.edu/financial-aid/scholarships/.
 
For more information, call the Office for Institutional Advancement at 757-569-6790.

Oct
27
10/27/2016

Manufacturing Technician Level 1 Certification Course Starts

Prepare for a career in the manufacturing industry at Paul D. Camp Community College
 
Manufacturing Technician Level 1 Certification course will be offered on Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Fridays from 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Oct. 27 through Dec. 16 at the Regional Workforce Development Center at Paul D. Camp Community College, 100 North College Drive, Franklin. The non-credit course is designed to train participants on the critical competencies required for modern manufacturing production and production-related occupations. The course will assess the skills the participants have to perform manufacturing jobs. The certificate can be used to enhance the participants’ application for manufacturing jobs. The cost is $1,300. Financial aid and scholarships are available for those who qualify. For more information, contact the workforce development office, 757-569-6050 or workforce@pdc.edu.

Oct
26
10/26/2016

SSS Financial Literacy Budgeting

October 26: Student Support Services Financial Literacy Budgeting, Financial Aid & Student Loans Mrs. T. Harrison, Franklin Campus, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Room 119

Oct
26
10/26/2016

Movie Night: Finding Dory

Movie Night

Come enjoy a free movie sponsored by our Office of Student Activities!
Popcorn and various refreshments at both events.

Finding Dory

Date: Wednesday, October 26th
Location: Franklin Workforce Development Center.
Technology Theater
100 North College Dr
Franklin, VA
also at PDCCC Hobbs Suffolk Campus.
Room 106
271 Kenyon Road
Suffolk, VA
Time: 6:30 PM
Cost: Free and open to the public

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