The new lab is the latest addition to the existing classrooms and offices at the campus located at 1125 John Dilligard Lane, which is the home of TTC’s Environmental Technology program. The lab consists of 1,500 square feet with bench space for 16 students and master classroom technology. Equipment includes analytical balances, an autoclave, distillation apparatus, drying ovens, hoods, incubators, microscopes and sterilizers. Instrumentation, coupled with computers and advanced software, include an atomic absorption spectrometer, gas chromatograph, FTIR spectrometer, UV/Visible spectrometer and a multichannel analyzer.
Courses taught in the Environmental Technology and Science lab include general biology and environmental chemistry, microbiology, industrial safety and analysis.
Presenters Alan Pinnell and Brenda Richardson from the Charleston Vet Center will provide a general overview of PTSD in both military and civilian populations, and will talk about its causes and manifestations. For more information on PTSD, visit http://www.ptsd.va.gov/.
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Trident Technical College is a public, two-year, multi-campus community college that provides quality education and promotes economic development in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties.
An open-door institution of higher education, the college serves approximately 15,000 traditional and nontraditional curriculum students who have a wide variety of educational goals, from personal enrichment to career development to university transfer. To help students meet their goals, TTC offers university transfer associate degrees and applied technical associate degrees, diplomas and certificates. The curriculum includes programs in arts and sciences, agriculture, business, computer technology, engineering technology, health sciences, industrial technology, and public service. TTC students draw on knowledge from a broad range of disciplines to develop the communication and critical thinking skills that are fundamental to lifelong learning.
TTC further promotes economic development through continuing education courses; customized education and training for business, industry and government; and a variety of employment training programs.
TTC is committed to being accessible and responsive to community needs. To foster student success, TTC provides developmental education and comprehensive student services. In addition to traditional instruction, TTC’s flexible course offerings and alternative delivery methods, including online instruction, enable more members of the community to pursue higher education.