Macon Annex

The Macon Annex is located in downtown Franklin at 23 Macon Avenue behind the Macon County Courthouse Annex. The Macon Avenue facility houses administration, computer labs, ITV classrooms and general classrooms with GED Prep courses, English As A Second Language classes, curriculum and continuing education offerings. 

The Macon Annex Center coordinates the Professional Licensure and Certification courses and the Customized Training Program for the service area, as well and managing six trade programs at the Lyndon B. Johnson Job Corp Center, and providing facilitation for special on-line extension education programs. For additional information, call 828.306.7034 or 800.447.4091.

Professional Licensure and Certification

Training offered in this area serves individuals preparing to take state licensing exams and professionals seeking to renew their current North Carolina license or certification. Groups served by this training include Real Estate Brokers, Real Estate Appraisers, Code Enforcement Officials, General Contractors, Electrical Contractors, Plumbing Contractors, Cosmetologists, Independent Auto Dealers, NC Auto Safety Inspection Mechanics, Tanning Bed Operators, and Licensed Structural Pest Control Operators. (see schedule of classes)

Customized Training Program

The Customized Training Program of the Southwestern Community College supports the economic development efforts of Jackson, Macon and Swain Counties and the Qualla Boundary by providing education and training opportunities for eligible businesses and industries. Amended in 2008, this new program integrates the New and Expanding Industry Training Program, the former Focused Industry Training Program, and the Customized Industry Training Program to more effectively respond to business and industry needs. The Customized Training Program offers programs and training services to assist new and existing business and industry to remain productive, profitable, and within the State. . . more about Customized Training

Teacher Certificate Renewal

In addition to effective teacher training, mentor training and performance evaluation, a number of courses are offered for public education teachers to meet their needs for continuing education.

Driving Directions

The following is our address:

Macon Annex
23 Macon Avenue
Franklin, NC 28734
800.447.4091, ext. 7034
Fax: 828.349.2603