With education as a top priority, our Chamber and its members continue to strategically align our resources through community collaboration and partnerships to benefit the DeKalb County School System, through educational policy, programs and advocacy.  Our work and initiatives foster positive relationships, outcomes and an even stronger community including our GLCC 2018 Scholarship.  
GLCC 2022 Scholarship Information

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Workforce Development and Training programs through Georgia Piedmont Technical College and Goodwill of North Georgia.

January 2020, GPTC DeKalb Conference Center

Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC) and Goodwill of North Georgia have teamed up to offer Workforce Development and Training to unemployed and under-employed individuals.  The trainings are designed to meet the needs of businesses and to assist them in filling hard to fill positions. Trainings are focused on the in-demand industries listed below:

  • Advanced Manufacturing

  • Logistics

  • Healthcare

  • IT


State and Federal Programs and incentives that help businesses expand their workforce and increase their revenue

April 2020, GPTC DeKalb Conference Center

Do you have a hard time hiring and retaining skilled and reliable workers?  Do you need customized training to upskill your current workforce?  If you have answered “yes” to these questions, this seminar will assist you in finding resources to assist you in offsetting the cost of hiring and training new employees, as well as the cost of upskilling current employees.  You will learn how partnering with GPTC and Work Source Georgia can assist you with the following programs: