Movers + Shapers: VR's next shift

Movers + Shapers: VR's next shift

BUILDING DESIGN + CONSTRUCTION | Emily Griffith Technical College will take another step into the 21st century by offering courses in its Construction Careers Now program that incorporate virtual reality to train students how to work in high-citation safety areas on construction sites.

The school will also use VR in its nursing program to simulate real-life healthcare and emergency situations.

Emily Griffith's New VR Program Takes Career-Bound Students to the Job Site

Emily Griffith's New VR Program Takes Career-Bound Students to the Job Site

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL | The VR simulations ask students to act as if they were on the job — answering safety questions, identifying hazards, practicing operations — an unlimited number of times. That's something Alby Segall, president of the Emily Griffith Foundation (the funding arm of the college), sees as critical.

Dazbog Coffee Partners with Emily Griffith to Provide Job Training to Immigrants

EGTC  has turned to local coffee roaster Dazbog and formed a partnership—the coffee shop will now re-open as Dazbog at the Emily Griffith Campus (1860 Lincoln Street), and will continue to offer career-training programs, including customer service and job skills for refugees and immigrants.

Other program beneficiaries could include the College’s Accounting, Office Administration, Computer Networking, and other CTE programs by providing internships and on-the-job training opportunities.

Welcome to our new website!

We wanted to do a better job of highlighting the impact of your support and how Emily Griffith Technical College is creating a stronger community for all. 

Our new online experience features videos of our students and graduates; testimonials from our donors and partners; quantitative data proving our success in hire education; and easy online giving

It's our hope that this new website makes it easier for you to help us spread the word about Emily Griffith's vital work of providing opportunity for all who wish to learn!