Category: What’s Happening at CCCTC

CCCTC Students Hear About Articulation Agreements Through PTC While Enrolled at CCCTC
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CCCTC Students Hear About Articulation Agreements Through PTC While Enrolled at CCCTC

Pittsburgh Technical College (PTC) recently visited the Culinary Arts and Food Management, Drafting and Design, Health Occupations Technology, Information Technology, Electrical Occupations, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration, and Welding and Metal Fabrication programs at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) to inform students of articulation agreements that are available to them while...

HVAC/R Students at CCCTC Hear About Opportunities at Nextech Northeast
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HVAC/R Students at CCCTC Hear About Opportunities at Nextech Northeast

Zack Lovell, lead service technician from Nextech NE, recently visited the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC/R) program at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) to explain their six month apprenticeship program.  Mr. Lovell explained to the students that he is unable to find enough qualified technicians to fill high paying jobs....

CCCTC Carpentry Students Start Roof on Clearfield Little League Pavilion
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CCCTC Carpentry Students Start Roof on Clearfield Little League Pavilion

Students in the Carpentry and Building Construction program at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) recently started the process of building a pavilion at the Clearfield Little League Field in honor of Jerry Linsenbigler, former President of the Clearfield Youth Baseball Association.  The students are now finishing the framing on the roof and...

CCCTC Masonry Construction Students Working on Foundations, Arches, and Fireplaces.
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CCCTC Masonry Construction Students Working on Foundations, Arches, and Fireplaces.

Students in the Masonry Construction program at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center are currently working on block foundations, brick and stone veneer, brick arches, fireplaces, chimneys, water proofing, retaining walls, and blue-print reading. Hayden Rodkey, Masonry student from Curwensville Area High School, explained that the materials used in masonry are more than just...

CCCTC Welcomes Tiffany Cover as Principal
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CCCTC Welcomes Tiffany Cover as Principal

CLEARFIELD – Members of the Joint Operating Committee of the Clearfield County Career & Technology Center (CCCTC) are pleased to announce the appointment of Tiffany Cover as CCCTC Principal. Fred Redden, Executive Director of the CCCTC, said, “Tiffany has a lot to offer the CCCTC staff as the integration of ELA into all technical areas...

CCCTC Carpentry & Building Construction Students Learning Operation of Power Tools
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CCCTC Carpentry & Building Construction Students Learning Operation of Power Tools

Students in the Carpentry and Building Construction program at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) are currently learning about floors and how to find the square feet, how to frame a floor, and how much weight a floor can handle. Students have also been learning about operating power tools and workstations. To learn...

CCCTC Automotive Mechanics Students Learn About Shocks and Suspension
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CCCTC Automotive Mechanics Students Learn About Shocks and Suspension

Students in the Automotive Mechanics program at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) are currently working on several different parts of their task list, such as the fundamentals and types of suspension, torsion bars, shock absorbers, Macpherson struts, leaf, air and coil springs. Kurtis Hand from Clearfield Area High School explained that the...

CCCTC’s SkillsUSA Students Attend Leadership Conference
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CCCTC’s SkillsUSA Students Attend Leadership Conference

The students and advisors of the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) Chapter of SkillsUSA recently attended a Leadership Conference in Gettyburg, PA. During the conference, students had the opportunity to visit the Capital building and learn more about leadership and the history of Pennsylvania. SkillsUSA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through...

CCCTC Drafting and Design Students Using Skills to Create Projects
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CCCTC Drafting and Design Students Using Skills to Create Projects

Drafting and Design students at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) are using their skills to create different projects on the laser cutter. They have created a house plan which includes learning the planning and construction process. These projects are preparing students for careers in drafting, architecture, and architectural engineering or continuing education...