About Us

The mission of Richland College Garland Campus is teaching, learning, community building. We partner with the Garland Chamber of Commerce to promote business growth and further the vibrant economy of Garland through education and training of a skilled workforce. Career-related education, training, and services are the focus of the Garland Campus.

Quick Facts | Our Focus & Story | Companies That Hired Our Students | Meet Our Team | What We Do

 

Quick Facts

We are proud of having provided training to employees in the cities of Plano, Richardson, Garland, and for Dallas County.

3300+
Manufacturing Workers Trained
$5M
Grants Awarded
500+
Machine Shop Graduates
 

Our Focus

The Garland Campus provides lifelong learning opportunities to meet the dynamic demands of a rapidly changing economy and workforce.

 
  • Providing non-credit skilled labor workforce training and economic development to grow, attract, and retain the talent pipeline.
  • Advancing the Garland regions’ manufacturing sector and its Dallas County Manufacturers’ Association’s success and global competitiveness.
  • Fast-track training in demand occupations for immediate employment supported by Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas and Texas Workforce Commission.
 

Where Our Students Have Been Hired

Our students have successfully found jobs after completing on-site Garland Campus Workforce Training Programs

Richland College City of Garland George W. Bush Presidential Center Perot Museum of Nature and Science Karlee Micropac SLS Powell Van-Rob M&M Shape Kelly Jeld Wen DAP Mapei Amazon Interceramic Raytheon Heinz Unity Kraft Deluxe Raging Wire Arrow MCC Tooling Atlantic Food Bars precision Nova Double E Company AllSurface Metals4U Express Wasserstrom

 

Meet Our Team

We are all about connections. Call or email us to get the conversation started.

Konley Kelley
Director
Corporate and Community Relations
Celes Oppedahl
Associate Dean
Workforce Development
Juana Leonard
Program Director
Workforce and C.E.
Shenita Jones
Coordinator
C.E. and Workforce Development
Carol Grinage
Coordinator
C.E. and Workforce Development
Cindell Glapion
Program Services Specialist
Garland Campus
Gina Becerra
Program Services Specialist
Garland Campus
Bilen Dimiru
Coordinator
Workforce Development
Cheryl Jackson
Coordinator
Workforce Development
Shellie Heard
Coordinator
C.E. and Workforce Development
Joyceline Smith
Administrative Clerk
Workforce Training
Naima Gazi
Admissions Specialist II
Workforce Training

What We Do

The Garland Campus provides lifelong learning opportunities to meet the dynamic demands of a rapidly changing economy and workforce.

Workforce Training

jobs that pay more than minimum wage.

Corporate Services

Customized, flexible training solutions.

South Dallas Training Center

Short-term, fast-track training.