Oklahoma's electric cooperatives partnered with First United Bank to spread kindness across the state on United Acts of Kindness Day, which fell on February 16, 2024. PEC provided a wonderful lunch for PTC’s Lineworker Academy that day. Thank you to PEC for continuing to invest in our students!
10 days ago, Pontotoc Tech
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AAA Driver Improvement Class - February 27th - The program teaches drivers how to prepare the vehicle for optimum visibility, compensate for environmental factors, drive defensively and react to potentially dangerous traffic situations. State-approved courses meet requirements for volunteers, DMV and traffic court – and can qualify drivers for state mandated auto insurance discounts, point reduction, or the ability to earn safe driving credits. Details/Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NDkzMTM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NDg3MTI%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
18 days ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Small Engine Repair and Maintenance - February 22nd - Are you frustrated with your lawn equipment not operating correctly? Learn to troubleshoot common problems using a systematic approach. You'll learn the basics of maintaining your small engines and understanding how to keep them in tip top condition throughout the year - including zero turn mowers, leaf blowers, and string trimmers. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTU2MzU%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTQ5NDM%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
25 days ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Nighttime training for our Lineworker students.
29 days ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Person climbing a utility pole with wires draping over both sides in an inverted V shape.
Person climbing a utility pole with another person in the bucket lift in the foreground.
“Someday, I’ll learn how to sew.” Is this you? Why not turn “someday” into “today?” You don’t need any experience or knowledge to get started. This class is designed for the beginner. We’ll even have the equipment needed for some hands-on learning! Class begins on February 13th and meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30PM - 8:30PM. Class ends on February 29th. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTc2MzA%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D
29 days ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Amateur Radio Technician License Prep Course - Class begins SOON! February 1st - March 28th (Meets Thursday evenings 6:30-8:30). No Charge for Course - Testing Fees and License Fees apply if you choose to become certified. Book Purchase Required (from Amazon or ARRL): "ARRL Ham Radio License Manual 5th Edition - Study Guide with Question Pool to Pass the Technician Class Amateur Radio exam" Click for info and/or to sign up: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTc2Mjc%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MA%3D%3D
about 1 month ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Would you like to learn how to sew, but have no experience? Maybe now is the perfect time to get started! This basic Introduction to Sewing class will cover all the basics. No prior knowledge or equipment needed. You come with a desire to learn and we’ll provide the rest! Beginning on February 13th the class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30PM - 8:30PM. Class ends on February 29th. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTc2MzA%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D
about 1 month ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Small Engine Repair - February 22nd - Are you frustrated with your lawn equipment not operating correctly? Learn to troubleshoot common problems using a systematic approach. You'll learn the basics of maintaining your small engines and understanding how to keep them in tip top condition throughout the year - including zero turn mowers, leaf blowers, and string trimmers. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTU2MzU%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTQ5NDM%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
about 1 month ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Amateur Radio Technician Pre Course - February 1st - this course is designed to instruct you on being an amateur radio technician. A test is required at the end to become certified. This course instruction is provided at no cost however, there will be a cost for the test and for the actual license. A book is required and can be purchased from ARRL or Amazon. The book title is ARRL Ham Radio License Manual 5th edition-Study Guide with Question Pool to Pass the Technician Class Amateur Radio exam. Click to sign up! https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTc2Mjc%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MA%3D%3D
about 1 month ago, Pontotoc Tech
Illustration of radio tower with transmission waves with text reading amateur Radio Technician License Prep Course begins February 1st
If you've ever thought about becoming a Dental Assistant, now may be the perfect time to kick off a new career! The PTC Dental Assisting class begins Monday, January 29th. The class meets Monday and Wednesday evenings, 5:30pm - 8:30pm and runs through May 15th. For details or to enroll, call 580-310-2248 or visit: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTc0NjI%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTY3NDM%3D&autobill=MA%3D%3D&userid=Njk%3D
about 1 month ago, Pontotoc Tech
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AAA Driver Improvement Class - February 27th - The program teaches drivers how to prepare the vehicle for optimum visibility, compensate for environmental factors, drive defensively and react to potentially dangerous traffic situations. State-approved courses meet requirements for volunteers, DMV and traffic court – and can qualify drivers for state mandated auto insurance discounts, point reduction, or the ability to earn safe driving credits. Details/Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NDkzMTM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NDg3MTI%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
about 2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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It’s not been a walk in the park, but we know you’re leaving the Fire Academy well-prepared. All of us at PTC wish you long, safe, and successful careers in whatever you choose to do! Congratulations to this year’s Fire Academy Graduates: Cole Hudson, Braden Corley, Dalton Sutton, Jackson Green, Thomas Davenport, Beau Seabolt, Max Rosen, Dakota Trulove, Boe Jett, Andres Alamilla, Daniel Bratcher.
about 2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Picture of the cadets at the front of the room lined up to receive their certificates.
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Are you frustrated with your lawn equipment not operating correctly? Learn to troubleshoot common problems using a systematic approach. You'll learn the basics of maintaining your small engines and understanding how to keep them in tip top condition throughout the year - including zero turn mowers, leaf blowers, and string trimmers. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTU2MzU%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTQ5NDM%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
about 2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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AAA Driver Improvement - December 5th & 6th (5:30PM - 9:30PM): State-approved courses meet requirements for volunteers, DMV and traffic court – and can qualify drivers for state mandated auto insurance discounts, point reduction, or the ability to earn safe driving credits. Get all the details and/or enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NDkzMTM%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MA%3D%3D
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Fire Cadets respond to mock 911 calls as a part of their training. This time, the patients requiring emergency assistance were in our Business and Industry Services wing on campus.
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
Firefighter cadets perform CPR on a training torso in front of a chair.
Firefighter cadets perform CPR on a training torso in front of a chair.
Firefighter cadets perform CPR on a training torso in front of a chair.
November 27th - OSHA 30 For General Industry ($322) - The OSHA 30-hour General Industry Outreach Training is a comprehensive safety course designed for anyone involved in general industry. This course is specifically designed for safety directors, foremen and field supervisors. It covers OSHA safety standards, industry compliance requirements and employee/employer rights and responsibilities. This course is available for individual enrollments or can be tailored for business groups with custom times and formats, and trade specific subjects. Participants will receive an OSHA 30-hour for General Industry completion card. Details at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTIzNDk%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTE2OTI%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
4 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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The Lineworker class spending time in the transmission yard. #TrainingToSucceed
4 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Two people above ground in buckets next to power lines
Students in a pole yard holding shovels and digging implements
Student operating the hydraullic arm on the back of a bucket truck
November 7th - Introduction to Sewing and Upholstery ($169) - Evening Course, Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-8:30pm. This basic course requires no experience and sewing machines are provided. All you need is a desire to learn. We'll cover the use of sewing machines, including threading and stitching, maintenance and operation, and more. You'll also learn about patterns and complete a small project during the course. Details/Enroll: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTM1NTI%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D
4 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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November 6th - Intermediate Hydraulics ($490) - Level 2 of Hydraulics includes Hydraulic Directional Control Valve Applications, Hydraulic Cylinder Applications, Regeneration Circuits, Synchronization Circuits, Hydraulic Relief Valve Operation, Remote Pressure Control, Hydraulic Check Valve Applications, Pressure Port Check Valve Circuit, Accumulator Applications, Accumulator Circuits. Details at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NDc5NTA%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NDczNTU%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
4 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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November 1st - Beginning Word ($99) - You will learn to use MS Word processing application and its features. Create, edit, insert symbols and characters, text alignment, headers, footers, borders, bullets, numbered lists and documents enhancement are just a few skills that are covered. Details at https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTIzNDM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTE2ODY%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=Mjc0
4 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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