Centura College to Train Wind Turbine Technicians

Centura College Partners with Mid-Atlantic Maritime Academy to Train Wind Turbine Technicians for the Largest Ocean-Based Wind Farm in the US. Written by Nicole Gleaton Dr. Mike Lanouette of Centura College and Captain Ed Nanartowich of Mid-Atlantic Maritime Academy (MAMA) signed a partnership agreement to address the upcoming need...
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Wind Turbine Technician Training Program Now Offered at Centura Norfolk

As skilled trades employers in The Hampton Roads Area continue to face issues finding qualified technicians to fill open positions, Centura College is answering the call for help. Written by Jul DeGeus Centura College’s Norfolk campus is officially offering a Wind Turbine Technician training program. This joins the campus’s...
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Centura College to Hold Free Skilled Trades STEM Camp

STEM Camp goers can test out skilled training programs in allied health or trades fields. Written by Jul DeGeus Centura College will be offering a glimpse into the world of allied health and skilled trades through its The Choice STEM Camp. Camp participants will spend time in Centura’s classrooms,...
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Centura College Donates Laptops to Schools in Uganda and Norfolk

Written by Nicole Gleaton Aviation Institute of Maintenance, Centura College, and Tidewater Tech have teamed together to donate 60 laptop computers to Kiwoko Citizen’s Private School in Uganda and Azalea Gardens Middle School in Norfolk.  By working together with the headmaster and principal of the two schools, the colleges...
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Waking Up to Social Justice

A Pledge from the Leadership of Centura College, Aviation Institute of Maintenance, and Tidewater Tech A statement from Benjamin Franklin, borrowed from ancient Greek wisdom, has been quoted quite often lately:  “Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are.”  That...
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The Path to Financial Literacy

What exactly does financial literacy mean? Understanding the topic of money sounds simple enough, but its complexity depends on our goals....
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Students Safety Priority: Centura Offers Distance Learning

Centura College adapts to needs of their students and offers distance learning via temporary online classes for their educational training. Written by Jul DeGeus In these unique times of uncertainty, all Centura College locations have adjusted their educational training to provide students with online distance learning. This temporary shift...
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Application Fee Waived at Centura’s Digital Decision Day

In an effort to provide college seekers with support during the application process, Centura College hosts Digital Decision Day at their campuses. Written by Jul DeGeus Applying to college can be stressful for prospective students. Whether it is applying to college for the first time or deciding to go...
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Centura College Sends PPE to Healthcare Workers

Centura Chesapeake staff members collect PPE and food to donate to healthcare workers, children and less fortunate individuals within the community. Written by Jul DeGeus Wednesday, April 1st, Centura College’s Chesapeake campus collected food and beverage donations and assembled nearly 100 facial masks for healthcare workers within our community,...
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Centura College’s Try a Trade Event

Written by Meagan Chappell Centura College’s Norfolk campus hosted their first Try a Trade Open House on Friday, January 10. The Try a Trade campus event welcomed the public to try a trade for a day. The event mimicked a typical college shadow day, but with a twist. All attendees had...
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