The Career Center, Adult Technical Training College, describes itself as an equal opportunity institution. Its mission is to provide the best possible training and certification opportunities in valuable career nations without discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, sex, disability, nation of origin and religion. Training buildings and areas are all handicap access and training programs are available to all unless federally mandated otherwise. The mission statement of the Career Center is to create and apply comprehensive and student friendly curriculum that will meet the needs of industries, local businesses and individuals enrolled in the programs.
The Career Center is dedicated to working towards everybody's benefit as they help network businesses with graduating students and assist students in making connections in the industry of their choice. Located in the mid-Ohio Valley, the career Center is dedicated to increasing productivity in the workplace to individual training programs that provide unique insight into the industry to hand.
The Career Center provides affordable accreditation programs sponsored by the Accredited Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) as well as the Ohio Board of Regents, Division of Vocational Education. This training college is set apart from many as it is self-supporting. This implies no out-of-state fees and expenditures for tuition. This is due to the financial structure of the Career Center in which course fees will cover the operational expenses of the technical training programs offered.
Programs Currently Offered
The course instructors who work for the Career Center certified by the Department of Education in the state of Ohio. The career Center sponsors a wide array of programs within specific desirable and in demand career fields.
-Industrial: the Career Center offers a variety of industrial training programs including- Boiler Operations, Heavy Equipment, Mechanic, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration, Chemical Technician, Chemical Operator II, Industrial Programs, Maintenance Mechanic & Millwright, Pipe, Welding, Truck Driver Training, Welding, Instrumentation & Electricity and Industrial Lab Technician
The Career Center specializes in valuable set of medical programs and certification training courses including Certified Medical Assistant, Certified Surgical Technologist, State Tested Nursing Assistant and Patient Care Technician, Phlebotomy, Medical Billing Specialist, Medical Programs, Pharmacy Technician Certificate and EKG Technician Certificate.
The career Center also offers training courses for every necessary facet of basic and advanced office software training including courses in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word. The career Center also provides certification programs for Business Office Skills Specialist (B.O.S.S.) and Computer & IT Programs.
-Cosmetology: the career Center provides the tools necessary to pursue a career as a cosmetologist with accreditation and training opportunities including Cosmetology & Manager Programs and Cosmetology Salon Manager Programs.
Tuition and Fees
The general registration fee for all programs offered within the career Center is $30. While some programs may require extra evaluation on behalf of the applicant and additional fees, the training programs requiring extra tuition are marked in the course catalog and guidebook provided.
The admissions office of the Career Center is dedicated to helping prospective students through each phase of enrollment. The helpful staff at the Career Center admissions office will provide guidance and counseling on the admissions process, financial assistance, appointment scheduling and any additional assessment testing required as a prerequisite for entrance into training programs. It is suggested that all potential students begin the application process as early as possible to ensure the best quality service and have access to the most opportunities.
Due to the high volume of interest in specific career fields, certain adult training programs have limited enrollment. For this reason, tuition prices may be subject to fluctuation. Fluctuation may also result from pending changes awaiting approval from the Board of Education.
Registration will be confirmed by a student payment for any application fees. Having registration approved will be founded on the principle of first-come, first-served. The curriculum and training program opportunities are usually in high demand; the Career Center maintains the right to cancel training courses due to low enrollment. All the way until the first day of studies, prospective students are urged to enroll early to maintain a place in the course. Because courses have a maximum and minimum number of students, courses may be canceled and registration fees may be refunded if insufficient enrollment leads to a less than minimum number required for tuition paying students in each course.
Confirming Admissions, Enrollment and Refunds
In the event of a withdrawal from a course or a training program being canceled, funds will be processed to school treasury and notification of student withdrawal will result in a full refund of $30 within three business days. If a student withdraws within the first week of courses, students will receive a 50% refund. After the first week of courses, students will not receive a refund. Textbooks, supplies and other tools are not included in course fees. When they are necessary, they are the responsibility of the student.
Employment Services Center
The Career Center is dedicated to assisting students as they orient themselves in the world of work. After graduating from each training and certification program offered through the Career College, graduates are well positioned to network with a variety of businesses. The Career Center works hand-in-hand with a great many local and regional corporate sponsors in each industry in which students receive training. The employment services center at the Career Center allows graduates to develop their skills to better serve current employers or find future employment.
Through offering many opportunities for involvement in career training programs and employment opportunities after graduation, there are many key benefits to making an appointment. Cost of services is affordable, experienced instructors are on call to help, employment opportunities are decided based on specific skill sets and certification. The needs of each company are accurately assessed so that students are best situated to apply and get hired.
The employment services center has faculty available to assist around-the-clock offering:
- AgriBusiness Planning & Analysis
- Assessment Center
- Business Skills
- Customized Training
- Hiring Assistance
- Human Resource Development
- Industrial Training
- Meeting & Training Facilities
- Microsoft Office & Company Specific Software Training
- Mobile Training Lab
- Safety Training
- Workforce Development
- WorkKeys Assessment