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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.

Manufacturing Workers Trained
Grants Awarded
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
Corporate and Community Relations
Celes Oppedahl
Student Services - Workforce Development
Enmanuel Romero
Community Programs
Gina Becerra
Program Services Specialist
Garland Campus
Bilen Dimiru
Workforce Development
Cindell Glapion
Program Services Specialist
Garland Campus
Shellie Heard
Resource Development
Joyceline Smith
Administrative Clerk
Workforce Training
Juan Gomez
Career Coach
Adult Education & Literacy
Kimberly Wilkins
Associate Dean
Workforce Development – Skills Development Fund Grants
Kevin Cheek
Program Director
Career and Continuing Education
Ricardo Guerrero
Grants Management Services

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.