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Campus Safety

Contact CPTC Police

Report a Safety or Security Concern

Emergency Protocol

Parking Regulations

Emergency Operations Plan

Rave Alerts

Workplace Violence

Hazardous Weather Conditions

2019 CPTC Annual Security Report

Campus Carry Law


Security Staff

James Mock, Campus Police Chief

Coastal Pines Technical College is committed to a safe educational environment for students and a safe working environment for faculty and other staff. For details, see Emergency Operations.

CPTC has a security officer on campus during the hours students occupy the buildings. For an emergency requiring immediate assistance please dial 911. For non-emergency assistance:

  • Alma: 912-632-0951
  • Baxley: 912-367-1700
  • Camden: 912-510-3300
  • Golden Isles: 912-424-9405
  • Hazlehurst: 912-379-0041
  • Jesup: 912-424-9403
  • Waycross: 912-424-9410

Any student desiring to be escorted to their vehicle in a CPTC parking area should check-in with the front desk or your instructor for assistance. Special arrangements to and from a vehicle for parking or assistance will be considered on a case-by-case basis. In order to obtain assistance please contact your instructor, security staff, or the administrator on duty.


Report Potential Problems    back to top

Safety issues or suspicious behavior should be reported immediately to security or any available administrator on duty.  You may also report this behavior anonomously by clicking here to Report a Safety or Security Concern.


Parking Regulations    back to top

Parking areas for student, staff, handicapped, and visitor use have been specifically designated. Students are required to obtain a parking decal and to display the decals on all student vehicles parked on campus, including cars, trucks, motorcycles, and mopeds. Illegally parked vehicles (those without parking decals or those parked in reserved areas) will be issued parking ticket by the security officers. Violations may result in fines. 


Workplace Violence    back to top

The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) and Coastal Pines Technical College CPTC are committed to providing all employees, students, volunteers, visitors, vendors and contractors a safe and secure workplace and/or academic setting free of intimidating, threatening, or violent behavior. To this end, it is the policy of the TCSG and CPTC that any violent act or threatening or disruptive behavior, language, or communication in any form (including telephone, facsimile, electronic mail or written communication) will not be tolerated. It is each individual’s responsibility to report any act of violence or threat of violence to CPTC administration.

An employee who believes that he/she has been subject to workplace violence should report the matter to the immediate supervisor or on-site administrator as soon as possible after the incident. A student, volunteer, visitor, vendor or contractor who believes that he/she has been subject to workplace violence should report the matter immediately to a CPTC employee as soon as possible after the incident.


Rave Alerts    back to top

Rave Alerts are used to send emergency communications and other important information via text message and email. 

Employees and students enrolled in certificate, diploma and/or degree programs are automatically added each semester. Click here to access your Rave Alerts account. Your username should be your CPTC email address. If you may not know or remember your password, then please click on the link provided for "Forgot your password?"

Adult Education, Continuing Education and Corporate Training students; facility rental and event guests; and all others may request to be added to the system to receive Rave Alerts. Click here to request your addition to Rave Alerts. After being added, click here to access your Rave Alerts account. Your username should be your email address or just the first portion of your email address that comes before the @. If you may not know or remember your password, then please click on the link provided for "Forgot your password?"


Campus Security Report (Clery Act)    back to top

The "Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act" (originally the Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act of 1990) is a federal law that requires institutions of higher education in the United States to disclose campus security information including crime statistics for the campus. These reports are currently available in the office of Campus Security. 


Hazardous Weather Conditions    back to top

Announcements regarding the closing of Coastal Technical College due to hazardous conditions will be posted to the CPTC website and sent via email to faculty, staff, and students. The following radio or television stations will announce the information:

WAJQ – FM - Alma
WBYZ – 94.5 FM - Baxley
WFNS – 1350 AM – Sports Radio
WGA – 1230 AM – News Talk
WJXT - Channel 4 in Jacksonville
WKUB – 105.1 FM Kub Kountry
WOKA – 106.7 FM Dixie Country
WTLV - Channel 12 in Jacksonville
WTOC - Channel 11 in Savannah
WWUF – 97.7 FM Oldies Radio
WYNR – 102.5 FM – Fun Country 

Although CPTC will contact the stations above, as indicated, the station manager will ultimately determine whether the announcement will be aired. Because CPTC serves a large thirteen-county geographic area, weather conditions may vary among the counties. Students should use their own judgment regarding the safety of travel conditions

Telephone numbers are accessible to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing through the Georgia Relay by dialing 711 or 1-800-255-0056 from a TTY/TDD.

Los números de teléfono son accesibles a las personas que son sordos o con pérdida de la audición a través de Georgia Relay marcando 711 o 1-800-255-0056 de TTY/TDD.


Waycross Camden *Opening Soon* Baxley
1701 Carswell Ave 100 Keith Dixon Way 1334 Golden Isles Pkwy, W
Waycross, Georgia 31503 Kingsland, GA 31548 Baxley, Georgia 31513
912.287.6584 877.332.8682 912.367.1700
  Camden Golden Isles
Alma Cosmetology 3700 Glynco Pkwy
101 West 17th St 8001 The Lakes Blvd Brunswick, Georgia 31525
Alma, Georgia 31510 Kingsland, Georgia 31548 912.262.4999
912.632.0951 912.510.3364  
  Hazlehurst 1777 West Cherry St
  677 Douglas Hwy Jesup, Georgia 31545
  Hazlehurst, Georgia 31539 912.427.5800


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