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Pontotoc Technology Center

Pontotoc Technology Center is a public career and technology education center located in Ada, Oklahoma.

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Opportunities in April

Find other opportunities this month and throughout the Spring and Summer in our Short-Term Courses Catalog!
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Digital Photography for Beginners | April 1st | $75

This beginners class will focus on settings and controls for cameras, elements of composition, basic photo editing, storage and archiving.

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Superstar Customer Service | April 1st | $54

Without loyal customers, a business doesn’t exist. Create the highest level of customer service!

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Effectively Branding Your Business | April 4th | $10

When branding your company or non-profit, it’s important to understand the modern principles that make brands effective.

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Business Tax Workshop - First Steps! | April 5th | $Free

If you’re a new business owner, or thinking about starting a business in Oklahoma, this workshop walks you through formation, structures, important tax forms, and bookkeeping techniques.

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Solidworks 2016 w/3D Printing | April 9th | $429

Covers the parametric modeling tools used in mechanical design. Learn how to utilize reference geometry, create standard parts, 3D sketches, and much more.

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Heartsaver, First Aid, CPR (A,C,I) AED Provider | April 9th | $67

This course teaches rescuers to effectively recognize and treat adult emergencies in the critical first minutes until EMS personnel arrive.

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Assertive Communication Skills | April 11th | $54

Are you finding it hard for others to take you seriously? Learn how to delegate and direct without being “bossy.”

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Managing Difficult People and Situations | April 16 | $54

You may not always see eye to eye with people even when you share common goals. Learn how to find common ground, calm emotions, and forge productive paths.

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Learn to Create a Web Page | April 25th | $10

Our web building class provides the skills, tips on tools and resources to build and host a website that will highlight your business or organization.

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HAZMAT Operations (40hrs) | April 29th | $400

Get the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to analyze, plan, and implement performance-defensive response actions for hazardous materials (HAZMAT) incidents.

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Goals and Goal Setting | April 30th | $54

While it can be difficult to set truly meaningful and motivational goals, it is one of the most essential steps to business success.

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Phase I & II Unarmed Security Guard | April 30th | $170

Must be 18+ to attend. Course includes interpreting security guard law, first aid, fire extinguishers, writing field notes and reports, and much more...

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Custom Training for
Business and Industry

When LafargeHolcim needed a custom hydraulics training for their nation-wide team, Pontotoc Technology Center was ready to meet that need. What can PTC Business and Industry Services do for your business? Connect with our coordinators and consultants to find out!

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Adult Applications for Full-Time Programs - NOW OPEN!

Is it time for new skills, a new adventure, and a new career? Adult student applications are open! Our full-time programs include Automotive, Heavy Equipment, Cosmetology, Information Technology, and Welding. Other options (with different schedules) include Paramedic and Fire Training.

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Student Profile: Buddy Pearce

Former PTC Student, Buddy Pearce, followed his dream to the highest, driest, windiest, coldest continent on the planet. He is deployed six to seven months a year at McMurdo Station, a U.S.-managed scientific research station. He returns to Oklahoma between contracts.

“I absolutely use the skills I acquired at Pontotoc Technology Center every day of my life." - Buddy Pearce

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March Students of the Month

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Kaycee Reeves

Health Science
Secondary
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Toni Ebanks

Health Science
Post-Secondary

What People Say About Us

"The training I received at Pontotoc Technology Center provided me with the skills to pass my state board certification."

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Colbi Lawson,
Former Student

“Before I came to school here I had a little experience working on computers and my resume kept getting passed around because I didn’t have any other qualifications. After passing my certifications I had two job interviews within two weeks. PTC has given me several opportunities and the job I have today with RamJack.”

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Colby Shackelford
RamJack

"I've always had an interest in computers, so I went into Information Technology… Every certification I got here [at Pontotoc Technology Center] basically got my job for me."

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Mesha McNeil
Former Student

"I first became interested in welding when our agricultural class offered it at the end of the year and I was the only girl who actually tried it out. I chose PTC because my older sister did and she had success finding a job."  

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Sierra Brown
Former Student