Athens Technical Faculty is about to start building on a $13.1 million Industrial Programs Know-how constructing.
Funding for the ability was included in Gov. Brian Kemp’s funds for the following fiscal 12 months.
Athens Tech’s new 45,000-square-foot constructing, scheduled for completion by the tip of subsequent 12 months, will embody school rooms and labs for air con know-how, industrial techniques know-how and mechatronics applications. It should additionally home financial growth applications.
“We’re excited for the chance to broaden our studying house and provides college students room to coach with the newest trade tools,” mentioned Athens Technical Faculty President Andrea Daniel in a information launch. “It wouldn’t be attainable with out the assist from Governor Kemp and our native legislators. It is a large leap ahead in getting ready our college students for a wide range of in-demand jobs, and it’ll assist us broaden our dedication to persevering with schooling.”