Category: What’s Happening at CCCTC

CCCTC Practical Nursing Students Receive Burge Scholarship
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CCCTC Practical Nursing Students Receive Burge Scholarship

The Morrisdale Church of Christ presented two $500 Scholarships to Clearfield County Career and Technology Practical Nursing students on 7/1/19. These scholarships were presented in memory of member, Edna Maxine Albert Burge. The scholarships were presented to Kali Herzog and Olivia Cutler. To apply for the scholarship each was required to write down their Philosophy...

CCCTC Executive Director Presents at Summer Conference
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CCCTC Executive Director Presents at Summer Conference

Fred Redden, Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s (CCCTC) Executive Director, recently presented at the Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technology Administrators summer conference. Under his leadership, the CCCTC was selected to represent its “best practice” regarding effective student placements in Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs.

CCCTC Practical Nursing Program Graduates 80th Class
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CCCTC Practical Nursing Program Graduates 80th Class

NURSING GRADUATES:  The 80th class of the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s (CCCTC) Practical Nursing Program graduated twenty-three students on July 19, 2019.  Fred Redden, CCCTC Executive Director, welcomed the audience to the event.  Alexis Lawhead, nursing graduate, introduced the Commencement speaker: Jennie Engel, LPN from Ridgeview Eldercare.   Academic awards were presented by Cheryl...

Senator Wayne Langerholc Jr. Attends Superintendent’s Academy at CCCTC
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Senator Wayne Langerholc Jr. Attends Superintendent’s Academy at CCCTC

The Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) recently hosted the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s (PDE) Superintendent Academy. The academy is a two-year professional development program created for school leaders across the state. PDE partnered with the National Institute for School Leadership to offer the program, which offers leaders the opportunity to engage in collaborative,...

CCCTC Student, Jacob Lesko, Competes in SkillsUSA National Competition
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CCCTC Student, Jacob Lesko, Competes in SkillsUSA National Competition

Jacob Lesko, a Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) Automotive Mechanics student from Philipsburg Osceola Area High School, competed in the SkillsUSA National competition held in Louisville, KY recently.  Jacob was awarded first place in Motorcycle Service Technology in the state competition held earlier this year, which allowed him to move on to the national competition...

Area Employers in Need of RNs, LPNs, and CNAs Attend CCCTC’s Career Fair
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Area Employers in Need of RNs, LPNs, and CNAs Attend CCCTC’s Career Fair

Thirty-one health care agencies participated in the Practical Nursing Annual Career Fair at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC). Students in the Practical Nursing program met with representatives to gather information regarding employment opportunities in the health care industry.  Representatives are looking for Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN), and Registered...

CCCTC Welding Program Receives Grant Through CCIDA
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CCCTC Welding Program Receives Grant Through CCIDA

Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s (CCCTC) Welding and Metal Fabrication program recently received a $15,000.00 grant through Clearfield County Industrial Development Authority (CCIDA) to help with the current renovation project in the Welding and Fabrication program. The grant will be used to change the classroom from individual oxygen, acetylene and argon tanks to manifold...

CCCTC Collision Repair Students Receive Awards
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CCCTC Collision Repair Students Receive Awards

Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) students James Bainey, outstanding Collision Repair student from West Branch Area High School; and Desiree Parada, most improved Collision Repair student from Philipsburg Osceola High School, were recently recognized by Midway Collision.  Midway Collision has been a longtime supporter of the CCCTC Collision Repair program.  Midway Collision owner, Darryl...

CCCTC Announces 2019 Lena Smith Owens Practical Nursing Scholarship Award
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CCCTC Announces 2019 Lena Smith Owens Practical Nursing Scholarship Award

The Lena Smith Owens Scholarship was recently presented to two students who are currently enrolled in the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s Full-Time Practical Nursing Program – Catherine Anderson and Katie Johns.  The scholarship, which was established in 1983 by Hazen Owens of Glen Richey in memory of his mother, Lena Smith Owens, is...