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CCCTC Precision Machine Students Attend PSU For Manufacturing Day

Students from the Clearfield County Career and Technology’s Precision Machine Program had the opportunity to visit Penn State University (PSU) for their annual Manufacturing Day. Robert Livergood, Precision Machine Instructor, said that PSU talked about what their college has to offer, specifically their engineering college. He said they  explained about the abundance of jobs in Clearfield, Jefferson and Elk counties, particularly in powdered metals and also the many jobs in the St. Marys for machinists. He said they also mentioned that  are not enough skilled workers to fill the jobs. One thing PSU mentioned was that they could take all...

Paige Bryan Talks With GT Thompson On Why Career And Technical Education Works

Paige Bryan, a current Clearfield County Career and Technology(CCCTC) Health Occupations student, recently met with Congressman GT Thompson, a leader on skills based education. Paige who is a SkillsUSA officer talked with GT on why Career and Technical education works for her. Way to go Paige!  To learn more about programs at CCCTC, visit us at www.ccctc.edu.

CCCTC Practical Nursing Students Compete in Chili Bowl

  The Annual hospice chili bowl sponsored by Penn Highlands CLearfield was held on September 17th. The Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s practical nursing students competed in the competition with their “Beans-n-Bambi chili. All proceeds raised at the event stays in the community to cover expenses for area hospice patients that are not covered by insurance. The theme for this year’s chili bowl was “Welcome to the great outdoors”.

CCCTC Partners with Clearfield Chamber to Explore Careers

CLEARFIELD – Area businesses have teamed up to teach students that small communities can still provide a bright future. On Monday, eighth grade students at the Clearfield Area Junior-Senior High School had the opportunity to participate in the first of several presentations designed to explore career opportunities in the Clearfield area. Kim McCullough, executive director of the Greater Clearfield Chamber of Commerce, said the goal of the program is to keep the area’s young people in the area after they graduate from high school. McCullough said at a recent board meeting, members of the chamber began discussing the lack of...

CCCTC Practical Nursing Students to Participate in Chili Bowl on September 21st

DO YOU LIKE CHILI? If you do, stop by the Expo II Building at the Clearfield Fair Grounds to support CCCTC’s Part-Time Practical nursing class that will be participating in the 20th Annual Chili Cook-Off to support Penn Highlands Hospice on Thursday, September 21st from 5:00-9:00 PM! The theme for this year’s Chili Cook off is “Welcome to the Great Outdoors.” Bring your appetite and try many different chili’s as they compete to find out who makes the best chili! The 20th Annual Chili Bowl will be held from 5-9 p.m. on Thursday, September 21st at the Clearfield Driving Park...

SkillsUSA Kicks Off With Cookie Dough Fundraiser

  The Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s SkillsUSA kicks off with their annual cookie dough fundraiser today. The fundraiser is to help CCCTC SkillsUSA competitors compete in local, state and national competitions. This allows the students to develop and demonstrate personal, workplace,  and technical skills grounded in academics. If you would like to order cookie dough from the SkillsUSA program at CCCTC, please contact Lori Spencer at lspencer@ or 814-765-5308.