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CCCTC Masonry Students Create and Build Custom Counter Top

Students in the Masonry and Construction program at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) created and built a custom counter top to be used at the CCCTC. The students came up with the idea and the Drafting and Design program custom laser cut the logo to be placed on top of the counter top. Students then built the form, poured the concrete, used the stencil, and grouted the top to create design. They will be using a sealer to finish the project. Masonry students working on the project in photo from left to right: Brandon Young, Soaring Heights...

High School Cosmetology Class at CCCTC Hosts Spa Day to Raise Money for Scholarship

Students at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s (CCCTC) high school cosmetology program held a Spa Day that was open to the public to raise money for the Darlene Smolko Scholarship fund. The scholarship is presented during the CCCTC graduation. The students exercised the skills they have learned in real life work situations and provided many different services such as haircuts, color, manicures, pedicures, gel nails, facials, eyebrows, etc. To learn more about the Cosmetology program at the CCCTC, visit us at www.ccctc.edu.

CCCTC Drafting and Design Students Use Skills to Create Lamps

Students in the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s (CCCTC) Drafting and Design program recently built several different types of lamps. The students designed and built the lamps using design software and a CNC laser engraver. To learn more about the opportunities in the Drafting and Design program, visit us at www.ccctc.edu. First photo left to right: Abby Conner, Philipsburg Osceola High School; Mason McKenrick, Clearfield Area High School; Torrey Williams, Clearfield Area High School; and Destiny Mesmer, Philipsburg Osceola High School. Second photo left to right: Dalton Kristofits, West Branch High School; Mike Eminhizer, West Branch High School; Janah...

CCCTC Information Technology Students Take Second in SkillsUSA State Competition

Two Information Technology students from the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) recently competed in the SkillsUSA state competition held in Hershey, PA. Both students competed as a team in Cyber Security and placed second in the state competition. SkillsUSA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training.  SkillsUSA enhances the lives and careers of students, instructors and industry representatives as they strive to be champions at work. To learn more about the opportunities at the CCCTC, visit us at www.ccctc.edu.

CCCTC Precision Machine Students Earn NIMS Credentials

Students in the Precision Machine Technology program at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) recently completed the NIMS (National Institute for Metalworking Skills) Manufacturing Certification. NIMS sets industry skills standards, certifies individual skills against the standards, and accredits training programs that meet NIMS quality requirements.  Students in the Precision Machine program work on many tasks that have to be measured, sometimes within one-thousandths of an inch (that is one third of the diameter of a human hair).  In order to complete tasks, students need proper skills to be a successful machinist.  Completing these credentials help prepare them for their...

CCCTC Students Take Second in SkillsUSA State Competition

CCCTC Students Take Second in SkillsUSA State Competition

Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) students Tierra Miller, a Cosmetology student from Philipsburg Osceola High School; Hanna Switala, a Cosmetology student from Moshannon Valley Area High School; and Reese Wells, a Information Technology student from Curwensville Area High School, recently competed in the SkillsUSA state competition held in Hershey, PA. The community service group designed a community service project by creating a Canine 5K to raise money for the Clearfield County SPCA. The event was held on Saturday, April 6 at the Clearfield County Fair Grounds. SkillsUSA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through a structured program...

CCCTC Health Occupations Technology Student Takes 3rd at SkillsUSA State Competition

CCCTC Health Occupations Technology Student Takes 3rd at SkillsUSA State Competition

Gabrielle Jury, a Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) Health Occupations student from Clearfield Alliance Christian School, recently competed in the SkillsUSA state competition held in Hershey, PA. Gabrielle was awarded third place in Health Occupations Portfolio. SkillsUSA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training.  SkillsUSA enhances the lives and careers of students, instructors and industry representatives as they strive to be champions at work. To learn more about the opportunities at the CCCTC, visit us at www.ccctc.edu.

CCCTC Automotive Mechanics Student is Skills USA State Champion

CCCTC Automotive Mechanics Student is Skills USA State Champion

Jacob Lesko, a Clearfield County Career and Technology Center (CCCTC) Automotive Mechanics student from Philipsburg Osceola Area High School, competed in the SkillsUSA state competition held in Hershey, PA. Jacob was awarded first place in Motorcycle Service Technology. Jacob will now compete at the national level held in Louisville, KY. SkillsUSA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training.  SkillsUSA enhances the lives and careers of students, instructors and industry representatives as they strive to be champions at work. In photo is Jacob Lesko and Dan Kerlin, Automotive...