Harford Community College opens Leading Edge training center
More than 100 guests attended Harford Community College’s dedication ceremony for Harford’s Leading Edge Training Center Powered by the Ratcliffe Foundation on November 12.
The program included remarks from Dr. Theresa B. Felder, president of Harford Community College, as well as various elected officials and state officials, followed by simulator demonstrations, tours of the new classrooms and information about the board. and entrepreneurial training.
Harford’s state-of-the-art training center, powered by the Ratcliffe Foundation, will offer programs to meet the high demand for workforce development and workers in South East Harford County by providing technology skills advances in construction trades, manufacturing, warehousing/distribution and logistics. It is located at the Harford and Cecil Counties Boys and Girls Clubs, 2002 Cedar Drive in Edgewood.
A $1.5 million gift to the Harford Community College Foundation from the Phillip E. & Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation established Harford’s Leading Edge Training Center Powered by the Ratcliffe Foundation. Classes are free, at no cost to the student. The program also offers completion stipends and tool stipends to students studying at Edgewood.