AFC Affiliate Membership

The Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) is the professional association for Florida’s 28 public colleges, their Boards, employees, retirees, and associates. The mission of the Association is to actively promote, democratically represent, support, and serve the individual members and institutions in their endeavors to provide their students and the citizens of Florida with the best possible comprehensive college educational system. Today, all colleges support the work of the Association through institutional dues and there are more than 6,500 individual college employees and retiree members.

Becoming an Affiliate Member of the AFC will provide your company or organization with opportunities for expanded visibility and show that you actively support Florida’s colleges, the employees, and its system.

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS OF AN AFC AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP

News and Communications:  Receive updates on the latest developments at the AFC and the Florida College system via our On the Horizon email blasts and our quarterly e-magazine, CURRENT.

Promote Your Services and Products:  Attending and/or exhibiting at the AFC's many state and regional professional development events provide a perfect opportunity for your company or organization to get involved and learn what our members need at their institutions and how your organization can be of service. Can't attend an event? Share your information via our e-magazine or in the event on-site program.

Discounts: Receive a 10% discount on exhibit booths, sponsorship, and advertising at all the AFC's state conferences and professional development events as well as a 10% discount on advertising in the AFC’s quarterly e-magazine, CURRENT. Your named company representative will also have access to all of the AFC member discounts and special offers.

Link to Your Company Website: Send us your company logo and we’ll place it on our Affiliate Member web page with a hyperlink to your company’s website.

APPLICATION AND APPROVAL PROCESS

Affiliate Membership dues are $500 annually and include the benefits listed above. Affiliate Membership is subject to approval by AFC leadership. To apply for an AFC Affiliate Membership you will need to:

1) Request, complete, and sign the Affiliate Membership Form.
2) Prepare a letter on your company's letterhead describing how your company’s services/products related to the functions and purposes of the AFC and Florida’s state and community colleges.
3) Submit your completed, signed form along with your letter to:

The Association of Florida Colleges
1725 Mahan Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32308

You may also scan your application and materials and email them to [email protected] Please put "Affiliate Membership" in the subject line.

For questions, or to request an Affiliate Membership Form, please email [email protected] or call at 850-222-3222.

Current AFC Affiliate Members


                     
Redwire is a team of professionals who have specialized in the security industry for over 40 years. Delivering the best in class technology, professional monitoring, and around the clock service to commercial, governmental, institutional, and residential clients across Florida, South Georgia, and Southern Alabama. Able to meet the specific needs of our diverse client base, Redwire provides fully-integrated intrusion detection, access control, video surveillance, and fire detection solutions. Our expertise and specific, unique technologies provide clients with the best options for their security.

The same spirit that pushes our Redwire team to provide exceptional service in the workplace also inspires us to be active in our communities. In addition to financially supporting a variety of organizations, our employees also proudly volunteer during paid working hours, because we believe being part of a community is about creating real relationships and taking a personal stake in the welfare of the people we serve.

 

Visit us at: Home & Business Security Systems | Tallahassee, FL | Redwire

 


 

The Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions (ISPS) at St. Petersburg College aims to ENHANCE understanding, EDUCATE students and citizens, and ENGAGE conversation in support of effective, solution-oriented public policy. Housed on SPC’s Seminole Campus, ISPS provides a forum to explore local, state, national and international issues. The vision for the Institute originated in the mid-2000s when, in recognition of late Congressman C.W. Bill Young’s leadership in Washington and Tallahassee as well as his commitment to educational and economic development initiatives, the Florida Legislature designated funds to establish the Institute.

ISPS Mission

The Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions at St. Petersburg College is dedicated to advancing academic excellence, community engagement, economic vitality and public understanding through high-quality, solutions-directed, non-partisan public policy programs. Its purpose is to enrich the education experience, engage with local government to promote unity and efficiency, facilitate economic activity, and involve citizens in their college and government.

ISPS seeks to educate the community in the following ways:

  • Promote student engagement
  • Enhance civic and community involvement
  • Serve as a center for public discourse
  • Identify economic initiatives    

Visit us at: Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions | Enhance. Educate. Engage. (spcollege.edu)



 InPlace (wholly developed by QuantumIT) is powerful management software for Higher Education Institutes that supports an enterprise model for managing student workplace experiences, such as clinical placements, student teacher, internships, industry projects, overseas engagements, and more. Essentially any experience the student is undertaking in the workplace during their degree/program to put their academic skills into practice.

InPlace is a
 uniquely enterprise solution in being able to manage students from any school or discipline.  InPlace delivers an enterprise model for Higher Education Institutes ensuring visibility, coordination, and efficiency for all participants.

The suite of features fully supports the placement lifecycle from start to finish covering all processes, from establishment of the agreement with the employer, requesting and allocating students to placements, to student timesheets and log book, assessments, and analytical reporting.

InPlace is a highly flexible system, enabling features to be activated and configured to find the optimal workflows and templates that are unique to each school or program by the university’s administrator.

InPlace includes distinct portals for: Staff Coordinator (power user), Student, Academic, Agency (employer), and Supervisor.

Visit us at: InPlace - Employability - Student Placement Software (inplacesoftware.com)


 

TimelyMD is the only student-first telehealth provider that offers a complete care solution for campus health. As a company, TimelyMD challenged employees to innovate, collaborate and grow in an effort to improve healthcare for the better. As a partner, we are flexible and responsive, and scale to meet the needs of your campus.

Our Mission: To improve the health and well-being of college students through virtual medical and mental health care.

Our Vision: To empower students to be well and thrive in all aspects of their lives.


Visit us at 
www.timelymd.com 


 

Cengage Group, a global education technology company serving millions of learners, provides affordable, quality digital products and services that equip students with the skills and competencies needed to be job-ready. For more than 100 years, we have enabled the power and joy of learning with trusted, engaging content, and now, integrated digital platforms.

 We serve the higher education, workforce skills, secondary education, English language teaching, and research markets worldwide. Through our scalable technology, including MindTap and Cengage Unlimited, we support all learners who seek to improve their lives and achieve their dreams through education. Visit us at cengagegroup.com.



 

 

Our video, cloud and access control solutions seamlessly integrate across your entire video security system to provide you with the right information at the right time — so you can take decisive action.

Powered by advanced AI and video analytics we keep our technology simple and easy to use, letting you focus on what matters most.

The Avigilon portfolio of fixed video, advanced analytics and smart access control systems are part of Motorola Solutions’ mission-critical ecosystem designed for public safety and enterprise security. Avigilon solutions help you find and share critical intelligence faster, so you can respond to events with the speed and decisiveness that keeps people, operations and assets safe. Motorola Solutions’ suite of technologies - land mobile radio mission-critical communications, video security & access control and command center software, bolstered by managed & support services - create the most integrated technology ecosystem to make communities safer and help businesses stay productive and secure. Visit us at https://www.avigilon.com/


   

Pure Air Control Services, Inc. (PACS) is a nationally recognized indoor air quality (IAQ) firm headquartered in Clearwater, Florida. Since 1984, PACS has provided IAQ services to governmental agencies, educational institutions, commercial properties, energy engineering firms and other mechanical contractors. We are a part of the RPM International family of companies under Tremco Construction Products Group within WTI (Weatherproofing Technologies, Inc. with established credentials and experience in all areas of IAQ and indoor environmental problem solving.

PACS offers a full range of professional solutions to indoor air quality concerns. We provide turn-key solutions through environmental consulting, building diagnostics, and laboratory services, as well as HVAC system hygienic cleaning and restoration.

Our Philosophy

The fundamental purpose of Pure Air Control Services, Inc. is to provide environmental consulting, evaluation and engineered remedial services to improve the building health, occupant comfort and energy efficiency of our clients facilities.  Visit us at https://pureaircontrols.com/ 


 

https://5gpowerskills.com/

Alpha UMi specializes in developing training programs that effect change. We use common sense in our approach to learning. First, we believe that adults learn best from other adults by sharing. Second, it's hard to remember what is lectured to you. So we don't do that. Third, learning is easier when its fun. So we do a lot of that!

Our Mission: 100% Career Sustainability

We are superheroes, here to provide you with the best training experiences possible!

CONTACT: Carrie Root, CEO Alpha UMi Inc., [email protected], 202-841-8841


 

http://www.geutebruckusa.com/

GEUTEBRÜCK – VIDEO SECURITY SOLUTIONS

Since 1970, Geutebrück has been a global provider of advanced and powerful IP Video technology-based solutions. Our software and hardware have been engineered to work together and provide uniquely user-friendly systems for the Education space.

Premier deployments, beyond Education, include Smart/Safe City, Critical Infrastructure, Corrections, Military, and other environments in which Facial Recognition, License Plate Capture, and Body Temperature checks have become integral.   

Campus and Workplace Safety of students and faculty are core drivers that have inspired the broad adoption of Geutebruck’s robust Video Management Software and Video Intelligent Analytics.

Enterprise Level Monitoring and Incident Management are made simple from one or more Security Operator Viewing Consoles, which ensures immediate First Responder notification.

Our open platform provides seamless integration of existing Cameras, Access Control, Fire Alarm, and Mass Notification systems. These are among our many-core competencies refined over the last 50-years.

We also help educational institutions save money on upfront and recurring costs with our unique licensing model when using Geutebrück’s end-to-end video surveillance platform.

All Geutebrück technology is National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) compliant, which means we adhere to the highest Federal Government standards for Cyber Security. This ensures any system deployed on campus, would come with those same Cyber-Security standards.

Contact Geutebruck USA’s Corporate Office in Tampa, to coordinate a site visit to assess Student and Faculty Safety needs.

The Industry’s only 5 Year Warranty on all Hardware!

CONTACT: Curtis Nance, [email protected], Regional Account Manager - Southeast Region


 

Anthology exists to help higher education advance and thrive. Through a connected data experience that offers a holistic view, creates efficiencies, and provides intelligence, Anthology inspires constituents to reach their full potential using technology insights in admission and enrollment management; student success and retention; institutional and learning effectiveness; alumni and advancement; and enterprise applications and infrastructure. Anthology partners with more than 2,100 colleges and institutions in over 30 countries to address the needs of all constituents in higher education.

Visit us at www.anthologyinc.com.

 



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