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GED and Job Training Classes

GCD's Family Success Center and Family Opportunity Center programs offer you FREE quality child care (preschool age children 6 months to 5 years) while providing the instruction you need to get your GED or go back to work.

Who It's For

  • Adults (18 or older) and interested in improving their reading, writing, math, and kills to get their GED.
  • Adults (18 or older) and interested in obtaining job training skills to go back to work or get a better job.

Benefits

Improved reading, writing, math, and communication skills, increased parenting skills, increased life skills, develop employability skills, financial management skills, and more!

Instruction

  • Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC) instructor-led small classroom settings that provide instructor-student personalized interaction. Work at your own pace with guidance from the program staff.
  • Classes led by community partners such as Goodwill Industries, StepUp Greensboro, and more!
  • Early childhood education (ages 6 months to 5 years old) provided by trained Learning Together early childhood staff.

Activities/Skills Taught by the FSC & FOC Programs

  • GED includes: Vocabulary, reading comprehension, writing, math, science, and social sciences
  • Job Readiness: interview skills, resume writing, communications for the workplace, computer skills, and more.
  • Financial Literacy: How to build credit, repair your credit, set up a bank account as well as how to create a budget for your expenses!
  • Health & Wellness: Yoga, dance class, nutrition classes, and more

Class Schedule

Activities can occur Monday-Friday in the morning between 9:00am and 12:00pm.

Register

  • Complete our easy online registration contact form
  • Call (336) 369-5011 to speak with a Family Success Center representative in Greensboro
  • Call (336) 894-3015 to speak with a Family Opportunity Center representative in High Point

Learn More About Our Adult Education Programs

Contact the Family Success Center/Family Opportunity Center

Please complete and submit this basic contact form if you would like someone to personally contact you with more information about the program or registration.

Learning Together

GCD’s Learning Together program helps parents in Guilford County improve their literacy and life skills while preparing their children for success in school.

Program Sites & Schedules

All program sites offer Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC) instructor-led small classroom settings that provide instructor-student personalized interaction.