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Student Tips
Mar 31, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic and our government’s public health and societal response to it are having a dramatic effect on all of our lives, and the way we interact with each other as individuals, businesses and public institutions.
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Career Tips
Mar 16, 2020
Students often think that once they gain technical knowledge, they are ready to go and get that career they've always wanted.
Hardware requirements
Student Tips
Feb 03, 2020
If you’re considering taking one of our online technical training certificate programs, maybe you’ve been wondering what kind of a computer you need to install our program curriculum and simulation software.
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Industry News
Aug 27, 2019
Robots contribute to our world on both a large and small scale. The manufacturing industry is shaped by robotics technology and other industries are not far behind from the influence of robotics and AI.
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Career Tips
Aug 06, 2019
Distance learning and online programs have created more resources than ever before to assist in a career change.
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Industry News
Jun 07, 2019
The PLCs market was valued at $396 US Million in 2017 and is expected to reach approximately $
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Student Tips
Jun 04, 2019
Securing an interview is the first step to getting the job you want. To get that interview, you need to master the skill of crafting a strong resume. Today's job market is highly competitive.
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Career Tips
May 22, 2019
Manufacturing is vital to the modern economy, yet millennials rank the sector as one of their least preferred career paths (5th out of 7 in a study by the Nati
CEU guide
Student Tips
May 14, 2019
A commonly asked question we get at GBCTechTraining is how many Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are granted upon completion of one of the technical training certificate programs.
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Student Tips
May 02, 2019
Geet Amin is the Senior Technical and Tutorial Consultant at GBCTechTraining, and has been here since 2010, making him very knowledgeable about the online Technical Training Certificate programs offered here at George Brown Colle
Student Tips
Apr 29, 2019
Over the years, we’ve had many questions about the certificate that graduates receive upon completion of a George Brown College online Technical Training Certificate program.
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Student Tips
Apr 08, 2019
Over the past few years, there has been intense debate about the effectiveness of online classes in comparison to in-class programs.
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Career Tips
Mar 25, 2019
To keep up with the demand for skilled workers and quickly changing technology, adul
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Technical Tips
Mar 01, 2019
Providing job placement services to our GBC Technical Training students and graduates has always been a challenge as our students are so broadly distributed!
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Student Tips
Mar 01, 2019
One of the lesser known facts about GBC Technical Training is that we have a number of partnerships with colleges and universities across the United States, such as 
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Career Tips
Feb 20, 2019
4 Reasons To Consider Technical Cross-trainingThe demand for skilled technical workers continues to grow with technological
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Student Tips
Feb 20, 2019
As you’re preparing to graduate from your GBC Technical Training certificate program, it’s important to start thinking about your current and next steps to ensure a successful graduation and transition from the program. It can be challenging when figuring out where to start, so we’ve created a list of tasks and ideas to help you get started with the process!
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Career Tips
Dec 14, 2018
Online courses and programs have gained massive popularity in the past few years, attracting a large and diverse population of learners. Young adults are no longer the only students in these programs—recent research indicates that online students are becoming younger and older!