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2018 2019

Pioneer Tech


Kari Officer

Oklahoma SkillsUSA Officer n PTC’S 1ST STATE OFFICER IN 10 YEARS

New Program!



Enhancing Lives Securing Futures


Pioneer Technology Center! Our students’ achievements measure our success. At Pioneer Technology Center we want you to prosper! AT PIONEER TECHNOLOGY CENTER WE VALUE . . . • People • Innovation • Character • Learning • Economic Development WHO WE ARE Since 1973, we have been serving Kay County and now parts of Osage and Pawnee Counties by providing high-tech educational opportunities for adults, high school students and area businesses. OUR MISSION IS CLEAR We are dedicated to enhancing lives and securing futures by creating an educational environment that inspires individuals to develop the knowledge, technical skills and character traits needed for success in the workplace and in life. ADMISSIONS & ENROLLMENTS Any high school, home school or adult student planning to complete one of our Full-Time programs, also referred to as “career majors”, must complete enrollment procedures with Student Services. Students attending full-time, Monday – Friday, typically finish a career major within two semesters. Students who attend part-time typically finish in four semesters, depending on the length of the career major. Enrollment Steps: 1. Contact Student Services for enrollment options at 580-718-4234. 2. Assessment is required. Assessment scores taken within the last three years are required for enrollment. 3. High School Approval. High school students need to begin the process with your high school counselor for scheduling purposes and assessment scores.

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4. Fees: Adult students are required to pay $50.00 in fees ($75.00 for Practical Nursing) to complete enrollment after prerequisites are met.

* High School diploma required. Contact our ABE/HSE Department for assistance in obtaining your GED/HSE if necessary at 580-718-4319.

If you are interested in our short term adult classes please call the Adult Training & Development office at 580-718-4223. These classes do not require assessment testing. TUITION In-district adult rate..................................... $2.00 per clock hour Out-of-state adult rate................................. $8.00 per clock hour

Out-of-district adult rate $4.00 per clock hour Out-of-district high school $13,279 per year

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE Students may be eligible for financial assistance through grants and scholarships. Sources of aid include federal, state, institutional, and foundation. To apply for federal student aid, students should complete the FAFSA application available online at For complete details, call the Pioneer Technology Center Financial Aid Office at 580-718-4228 or visit our website. For annual Consumer Information go to our website,, scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Consumer Info Guide. A paper copy is available upon request from the Financial Aid office. GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT Gainful Employment disclosures can be found at A paper copy is available upon request from the Student Services office. ASSESSMENT At Pioneer Technology Center, we use assessment instruments to assist you with guidance in placement of a career major. We want you to be in a career major where you are successful. ACT or WorkKeys scores from any college or university taken in the last three years will be accepted if they meet our testing guidelines. STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS Organizations offer students numerous opportunities to enhance their training. These organizations provide leadership and career development opportunities. They also provide area industries with professionals who are qualified, motivated, confident, and competitive. Many of Pioneer Technology Center’s students have won state and national recognition within their organizations. Organizations include: Business Professionals of America (BPA), Educators Rising, Family, Career & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), Future Health Professionals (HOSA), SkillsUSA and ProStart. COLLEGE & CAREER COUNSELING Pioneer Technology Center’s college connection can put you on a “fast track” toward your success. If you are a high school or adult student in one of our full time daytime career programs/majors, you may be eligible to receive college credit through Northern Oklahoma College; Oklahoma State University-IT, Okmulgee; Northwestern OSU or Cowley College, Arkansas City, KS. College credit is awarded upon the completion of your career major.

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Automotive Service Technology A career in Automoti ve Service Technology focuses on what makes a car run! In this program students will learn the inner workings of an automobile including engine performance and repair, steering and suspension and brake systems as well as air conditi oning and electrical systems. NATEF Certified. CAREER MAJOR • Automoti ve General Service Technician (NATEF) - 1050 hours


Pioneer Tech has helped me with every aspect, from life lessons to education. Enrolling at PTC was one of the best decisions I’ve made. – TYLEE DeLIBRO

• Automoti ve Engine Repair (NATEF compliant) • Automoti ve Automati c Transmission (NATEF compliant) • Automoti ve Manual Drive Train and Axle (NATEF compliant) COMPETENCIES/ CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE ASE Student Certi fi cati on • Brakes Technician

• Engine Performance Technician • Heati ng & AC Technician • Drive Train • +10 other certi fi cati ons available!


COURSES INCLUDE • Workforce Staging • Fundamentals of Automoti ve Service (NATEF compliant) • Automoti ve Brakes (NATEF compliant) • Automoti ve Steering and Suspension (NATEF compliant) • Automoti ve Electrical/Electronics (NATEF compliant) • Automoti ve Engine Performance (NATEF compliant) • Automoti ve Heati ng and Air-Conditi oning (NATEF compliant)

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Shop Management Automotive Service Technician Automotive Service Advisor Heavy Equipment Technician Farm Equipment Technician Service Writer Master Mechanic Medium/Heavy Truck Technician Parts Clerk

Biomedical Sciences Academy STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) educati on transforms the typical teacher-centered classroom by encouraging a curriculum that is driven by problem-solving, discovery and exploratory learning. STEM requires students to acti vely engage in situati ons to fi nd real world soluti ons.


PTC has allowed me to be able to go deeper and learn more than I would at my high school. The instructors push me and teach me in a way that’s fun and easy to learn. – BREYANNA BRICE

COURSES INCLUDE First Year Courses • Principles of Biomedical Sciences • Human Body Systems • Biomedical Health Careers • Anatomy & Physiology • WorkKeys Certi fi cate Second Year Courses • Medical Interventi ons • Biomedical Innovati on • Advanced Mathemati c & Science Courses (possible college credit) • Additi onal Certi fi cati on - BLS (Basic Life Support)


CAREER MAJOR • Biomedical Sciences Academy* - 820 hours

Doctor Dentist Veterinarian Radiology Technologist Research Scientist Biology Lab Technician Pharmacist Physical Therapist Nurse Anethesiologist

* Criteria required for admission * High school students only

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Business & Information Technology Education Administrati ve Services prepares learners for careers in planning, organizing, directi ng and evaluati ng business functi ons essenti al to effi cient and producti ve business operati ons. Career opportuniti es are available in every sector of the economy.

COURSES INCLUDE • Accounti ng Capstone • Accounti ng I & II • Computerized Accounti ng • Payroll Accounti ng • Fundamentals of Technology • Administrati ve Technologies • Offi ce Administrati on and Management • Desktop Publishing and Graphic Design

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• Fundamentals of Web Design COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education Brainbench • 31 certi fi cati ons available!


Pioneer Tech has encouraged me to come out of my shell. Coming to Pioneer Tech, I’ve learned new skills and I now value my education more than ever before. – EMILY JONES


CAREER MAJOR • Administrati ve Assistant - 630 hours • Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk/Offi ce Management - 1020 hours • Full Charge Bookkeeper - 1020 hours • Offi ce Informati on Specialist - 1020 hours • Multi media Specialist - 1050 hours

Secretary Payroll Clerk Accounting Assistant Administrative Assistant Accounts Receivable Clerk Accounts Payable Clerk Legal Assistant Marketing Assistant Office Manager Bookkeeper Bank Teller

Business & Information Technology Education

Informati on Technology prepares students for an exciti ng and fast paced career. Informati on fl ow is a major industry across the globe. Students completi ng this program have the opportunity to gain various industry certi fi cati ons and will be qualifi ed to manage a computer network and its support systems. • Enterprise Network Technician - 690 hours • Enterprise Network Associate (Cyber Security Emphasis - 1050 hours COURSES INCLUDE • Computer Repair and Troubleshooting • Enterprise Network Professional Capstone • Network and Routing Fundamentals • Routing and Switching 1-4 • Linux Essentials • Cyber Security Essentials • Cyber Security Capstone COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education Brainbench CISCO • Computer Fundamentals • Windows Administrati on


Pioneer Tech has given me opportunities to network and gain experience through internships and hands on work orders in the classroom. – BAILY CASE

• Microcomputer Networking Technician • CISCO Certi fi ed Entry Network Technician • CompTia A+ Essenti als • CCNA ICND Exam • Microsoft Certi fi ed Systems Administrati on • +20 other certi fi cati ons available!


CAREER MAJOR • Enterprise Network Professional 1050 hours • PC Support Technician - 510 hours • Network PC Support Specialist - 690 hours

Bench Technician Network Administrator Systems Engineer Computer Repair Technician Network Engineer

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Construction Technology Employees in constructi on build the future! This diverse career prepares learners for careers in designing, planning, managing, building and maintaining homes, apartments, industrial buildings, warehouses, offi ce buildings, churches and schools. Individuals employed in this cluster work on new structures, restorati ons, additi ons, alterati ons and repairs. CAREER MAJOR • Residenti al/Commercial Carpenter - 1050 hours • Cabinetmaker - 780 hours COURSES INCLUDE • Constructi on Core • Basic Finishing Techniques • Building Materials, Fasteners and Adhesives • Cabinet Design/Planning and Esti mati ng • Cabinet Installati on • Concrete and Reinforcing Materials

• Drywall Finishing • Drywall Installati on • Floor Systems • Light Equipment in Constructi on • Metal Building Concepts


Pioneer Tech has taught me patience and team building skills. It has opened doors for me and helped me become a better and more sociable person. – DALTON BURROW

• Metal Stud Framing • Plan Reading and Elevati ons • Residenti al Exterior Trim and Roof • Roofi ng Applicati ons • Wall and Ceiling Framing • Windows, Doors, Floors, & Ceiling Trim • Roof Framing • Intro to Windows and Exterior Doors • Exterior Finishing • Residenti al Plans & Drawing Interpretati on


COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE National Center for Construction Education & Research Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education • Plan Reading & Elevati ons • Hand & Power Tools • Wall & Ceiling Framing • Exterior Finishing • Drywall Finishing • Cabinet Maker Trainee • +35 other certi fi cati ons available!

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Frame Carpenter Form Carpenter Trim Carpenter Drywall Installer Construction Manager Contractor Laborer

Cosmetology Pioneer Technology Center’s Cosmetology program prepares you for an exciti ng career uti lizing creati vity and entrepreneurial skills. Students will receive hands-on instructi on toward a career that provides a profi table and rewarding experience. The training provided through the program prepares students for the State Board of Cosmetology licensing exam.

COURSES INCLUDE • Basic Facials • Basic Manicure/Pedicure/Arti fi cial Nails • Customer Service/Shop Management • Hair Coloring • Hair Texture Chemical Restructuring • Haircutti ng • Hairstyling • Introducti on to Cosmetology • Lash & Brow Tinti ng & Arching • Scalp Treatments • Shampoo/Conditi oning/Rinses LICENSING AVAILABLE Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology • Cosmetologist


The instructors and staff are intentional in encouraging and motivating each individual to reach their potential. Pioneer Tech has changed my future. – KARI OFFICER

• Cosmetology Instructor • Manicurist/Nail Technician


CAREER MAJOR • Cosmetologist - 1500 hours (adult) • Cosmetologist-Public - 1000 hours (high school) • Cosmetology Master Instructor - 1000 hours • Cosmetology Practi cing Master Instructor - 500 hours • Nail Technician - 600 hours

Cosmetologist Master Instructor Facialist Makeup Artist State Board Inspector Nail Technician Kari Officer is the Pioneer Tech Student of the Year. She is a wife, mother of three children and is working towards her Cosmetology Master Instructor certification.

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Criminal Justice The Criminal Justi ce program is ideal for those who thrive on doing something diff erent everyday as well as those students who are able to work equally well on a team or independently. This career major prepares students for fantasti c opti ons in the public service arena and practi ces integrated learning experiences for success in the fi eld of Law Enforcement and Related Careers. Program content focuses on discipline, professionalism and high performance skills in current basic law enforcement training. CAREER MAJOR • Criminal Justi ce - 1050 hours (high school only)

• C.L.E.E.T. Phase III • Dispatch 911 Police & Fire accredited



Pioneer Tech has helped me pick a true path to follow for my career. My teacher pushes me to do my best and to never give up, even if I feel I cannot make it. – NATALIE GRUBBS


COURSES INCLUDE • Intro to Criminal Justi ce for Law Enforcement • Police Functi on and Fundamentals • Tacti cal and Interpersonal Communicati ons • 911 Telecommunicator - Basic • Dispatch 911 Policies & Fire Training Simulator • Applied Concepts in Fitness for Law Enforcement • Criminal Justi ce Work-Based Experience • American Court Systems • Crisis Interventi on and the Emoti onally Disturbed • Prisoner Detenti on • Correcti ons

• C.L.E.E.T. Phase I • C.L.E.E.T. Phase II • C.L.E.E.T. Phase III • Defensive Tacti cs for Security Offi cer • Workforce Staging B • Work-Based Experience

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Law Enforcement Officer Firefighter EMT Military Dispatcher Jailer Security Guard Courtroom Security

Culinary Arts The hospitality industry is one of the nati on’s largest employers off ering many diff erent career opportuniti es. Pioneer Tech’s Culinary Arts program prepares students through classroom experience and hands-on training. Culinary Arts students also learn by preparing meals daily for the public in a commercial kitchen.


CAREER MAJOR • Culinary Arts Assistant - entry level 1050 hours • Food Service Management Assistant - 891 hours • Food Service Att endent - 390 hours

Sous Chef Line Cook Executive Chef Pastry Chef Baker Caterer Restaurant Owner Food Service Manager


The training in the Culinary field that I have received has prepared me to pursue a career in a field that I always wanted to work in. – MIKENZIE GREGORY

COURSES INCLUDE • FACS Career Readiness Core • FACS Career Readiness Advanced • Sanitati on • Kitchen Safety • Food Service Equipment • Seasoning and Flavorings • Getti ng Ready to Cook • Cooking Methods • Introducti on to Garde Manger • Sandwiches, Appeti zers and Hors d’Oeuvres • Fruit and Vegetables • Grains, Legumes and Pasta • Introducti on to Stocks, Sauces and Soups • Fish and Shellfi sh • Meat and Poultry • Yeast Breads, Rolls and Pastries • Quick Breads • Desserts • Working in a Restaurant • Menus • Dietary Basics • The Business of a Restaurant • Job Readiness/Hospitality • Independent Living Skills COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education Department of Health • Basic Culinary Arts • Advanced Culinary Arts

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Emergency Services The Emergency Services program will combine fi refi ghter and emergency medical skills training opportuniti es. Students will train as an Emergency Medical Responder and Emergency Medical Technician. The program is designed for fi refi ghters, industry and fi rst response providers. Students completi ng the program will be prepared for testi ng, certi fi cati on and registrati on through the Oklahoma State Department of Health as an Emergency Medical Responder, Emergency Medical Technician along with an American Heart Associati on Healthcare Provider First Aid/CPR certi fi cati ons, as well as IFSAC certi fi cati ons for Hazardous Materials Awareness, Hazardous Materials Operati ons, Firefi ghter I and Firefi ghter II. CAREER MAJORS • Basic Firefi ghter - 1050 hours (high school only) • Firefi ghter/EMT - 1050 hours (adult students)


COURSES INCLUDE Firefighter • Core Healthcare Provider CPR • Fire Academy - NIMS Introducti on to the Incident Command System • Fire Academy - Emergency Vehicle Operati ons • Fire Academy - Hazardous Materials Awareness • Fire Academy - Hazardous Materials Operati ons Level • Wildland • Fire Academy - Basic Vehicle Extricati on • Firefi ghter I • Firefi ghter II • Firefi ghter Physical Training I

Firefighter EMT Military Firefighter Related Careers Industrial Safety/Security

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EMT • Anatomy and Physiology • Preparatory for the EMT • Airway for EMT • Pati ent Assessment for EMT • Medicine for EMT • Trauma for EMT • Special Pati ent Populati ons for EMT • EMS Operati ons for the EMT • EMT Clinical • Shock for EMT • Core Healthcare Provider CPR

COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE State of Oklahoma • Emergency Medical Responder – OSDH National Certifications • Emergency Medical Technician • Healthcare Provider First Aid/CPR – American Heart • Hazardous Materials Awareness – IFSAC • Hazardous Materials Operati ons – IFSAC • Firefi ghter I - IFSAC • Firefi ghter II - IFSAC

Fleet & Facilities Maintenance Receive hands-on training in a wide variety of occupati ons including automoti ve and building & landscape maintenance. Develop both the professional skills and workplace atti tudes needed for employment with classroom exercises that refl ect actual working situati ons. Enhance learning experience through teamwork, fi eld trips and group projects.

COURSES INCLUDE • Automoti ve Service Detailing for Delivery • Custodial Services • Custodial Safety Practi ces • Equipment Preventati ve Maintenance • Floor Care Equipment • Introducti on to Cleaning Chemicals • Service Careers Engine Operati ons • Service Careers Engine Systems • Upholstery and Carpet Maintenance • Landscape Tool Operati on • Forklift Safety for Horti culture Technicians


Pioneer Tech has taught me the basic skills I will need for my future career. I know that I will be able to get a good job with the skills I’ve learned here. – ALEXANDER SMITHSON

• Service Careers Life Skills • SMAW Beads and Fillet Welds in Constructi on • Landscape Groundskeeping • General Constructi on Safety and First Aid • Electrical Safety in Constructi on • Hand and Power Tools • Introducti on to Blueprints • Introducti on to Preventati ve Maintenance

• APMT Lube Technician • APMT Tire Technician • Workforce Staging


CAREER MAJOR • Fleet & Facility Maintenance Technician - 1050 hours • Automoti ve Detailing Assistant - 90 hours

Landscape Maintenance Automotive Maintenance Groundskeeping Forklift Operator Building Maintenance Custodial Services Auto Detail Services

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Health Careers Certification Pioneer Tech’s Health Careers Certi fi cati on program prepares students for exciti ng career opportuniti es in health related fi elds. Students will learn basic knowledge and skills necessary for entrylevel employment in a clinical setti ng.

COURSES INCLUDE • Core Concepts of Eff ecti ve Communicati on • Core Employability Skills • Core Health Promoti on • Core Health Care Delivery Systems • Core Informati on Technology Applicati ons • Core Safety Practi ces • Core Legal and Ethical Principles and Practi ces • Core Medical Mathemati cs • Core Teamwork in Health Care • Core Technical Skills in Health Care • Core Introducti on to Clinical Experience

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The minute I stepped through the doors of PTC I felt like I was home. Everyone welcomed me and encouraged. My instructors have challenged me to be my very best. – KRU BROWN

COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE American Heart Association, Oklahoma State Department of Health, Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education • Medicati on Administrati on Technician • Long-Term Care Nurse Assistant • Home Health Aide • Pharmacy Technician • Veterinary Assistant • CPR/First Aid • Feeding Assistant • 6+ other certi fi cati ons available!


CAREER MAJOR • Feeding Assistant - 509 hours • Medicati on Administrati on Technician - 16 hours • A&P - 120 hours • Medical Terminology - 45 hours • Long-Term Care Aide - 91 hours • Home Health Aide - 16 hours • Pharmacy Technician - 779 hours • Veterinary Assistant - 749 hours • Advanced Acute Care Nursing Assistant - 917 hours • Restorati ve Aide - 645 hours

Medication Administration Technician Long-Term Care Nurse Aide Home Health Aide Restorative Aide Pharmacy Technician Preparation for: LPN, RN, Radiology Technician Veterinary Assistant Comfort Keeper Feeding Assistant

Industrial Technology Those in Industrial Technology careers perform preventati ve maintenance procedures on machines, tools and equipment. Individuals with careers in Industrial Technoogy maintain as well as troubleshoot instruments that control manufacturing processes.

COURSES INCLUDE • Electrical Schemati cs and Blueprint Reading • Fluid Power Theory & Power Transmission Principles • Fundamentals of Manufacturing • Industrial Electricity • Industrial Electronics • Instrumentati on & Control • Microprocessor Instrumentati on • Motor Theory and Operati on • Programmable Controller Programming

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Lean Manufacturing Concepts Lean Manufacturing Processes Safety in Manufacturing Maintenance Tools and Equipment in Manufacturing

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I have learned to push my knowledge past any limitations that I thought was impossible. I have gained insight into my career path. I am grateful to Pioneer Tech. – SHAWNEE PRESNAL

Basic Electrical Theory Digital Electronics for Manufacturing Maintenance Programmable Controller Interfacing Workforce Staging Electrical Distributi on

COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic • Fluid Power Mechanic • Electrical/Electronic Mechanic • Power Transmission Mechanic • NCCER - Level 4


CAREER MAJOR • Instrumentation Technician - 1050 hours • Industrial Maintenance Technician 1065 hours • Engineer/Process Technology - 1035 hours (high school only)

Instrument Calibrator Hydraulic System Technician Troubleshooter PLC Programmer System Technician Maintenance Technician Engineering Design & Development Aerospace Engineering Mechanical Engineering Technician Industrial Engineering Technician Electrical Technician

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Machine Tool Technology Machinists set up and operate basic machine tools, read blueprints, use common hand tools and precision measuring instruments. Students will learn the properti es and heat treatment of diff erent metals and train to operate computerized numeric controlled (CNC) machines. MList Certified. CAREER MAJOR • CNC Manufacturing Technician - 1080 hours • Advanced CNC Machinist - 1230 hours


COURSES INCLUDE • Engine Lathe Operati ons • Milling Operati ons • Operati ons • Programming • Fundamentals of Manufacturing • Introducti on to Quality • Machine Tool Theory • Metal Preparati on for Processing • Precision Measurement • Precision Grinding • Print Reading for Machining • CNC Producti on Applicati ons • CNC Milling Producti on Applicati ons • Workforce Staging

Mold Maker CMM Operator Tool and Die Maker CNC Operator Machinist Instrument Calibrator Tooling Journeyman

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COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education National Institute of Metal Working Skills (available at the end of training) • Machinist Level 1 • CNC Machining Center Operator • Drill Press Operator • Lathe OperatorNot o


Pioneer Tech has developed and trained me so I can enter the workforce right after high school. PTC Instructors and staff make my day better. – JACOB ROBERTSON

Medical Assisting Pioneer Tech’s Medical Assisti ng program provides adult students with the knowledge and skills necessary to work as a medical assistant. Students learn a variety of clerical skills including pati ent scheduling, billing and medical insurance coding, as well as clinical skills that include vital signs, phlebotomy, ECG and sterile techniques. Completi on of this program will give students the skills to be successful in today’s health care professions.

COURSES INCLUDE • Anatomy and Physiology • Administrati ve Medical Offi ce Procedures • Beginning Word Processing • Clinical Procedures I


Pioneer Tech has given me the skills to become a medical assistant. I have been taught that no obstacle can stand in my way of reaching my goal. – SHANEQUA JARVIS

• Clinical Procedures II • Computer Keyboarding • Medical Terminology • Medical Assisti ng Externship • Medical Assisti ng Simulati on • Medical Coding • Medical Informati cs • Introducti on to Medical Insurance • Medical Law & Ethics • Pharmacology COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE American Heart Association, American Association of Medical Professionals Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education • Registered Medical Assistant • Medical Assistant: Clinical / Administrati ve • CPR/First Aid

Pharmacy Aides


CAREER MAJOR • Medical Assistant - 1050 hours

Physical Therapist Aides Medical Assistant Medical Office Assistant Registered Medical Assistant Medical Assistant: Clinical Medical Assistant: Administrative EKG Technician Phlebotomy Technician Unit Clerk in Hospital Medical Records Clerk Office Manager

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Practical Nursing The Pioneer Tech Practi cal Nursing program prepares adult students for an exciti ng career as a Licensed Practi cal Nurse. Students learn nursing skills through classroom theory and in clinical setti ngs such as hospitals, skilled nursing units and long-term care faciliti es. Clinical rotati ons are also completed in physician offi ces, hospice and home health care setti ngs. Graduates of the program are eligible to sit for the Nati onal Council of Licensure Examinati on to become a Licensed Practi cal Nurse. CAREER MAJOR • Licensed Practical Nurse* - 1463 hours COURSES INCLUDE • Medical Terminology • Anatomy and Physiology For Practical Nursing • Long Term Care NA


I have been able to learn in a self-directed environment that has led me to learn many skills, gain leadership skills, and improve my self-confidence. – FABIOLA SANTOS-ALVAREZ

• Introduction to Nursing • Fundamentals of Nursing • Clinical Nursing I (Concurrent) • PN Pharmacology & IV Therapy Skills • Medical Surgical Nursing I • Maternal/Newborn Nursing • Clinical Nursing II (Concurrent) • Pediatric Nursing • Mental Health • Medical Surgical Nursing II • Clinical Nursing III (Concurrent) • Transition into Practice • Clinical Nursing IV COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE American Heart Association Oklahoma Department of Health • Long-Term Care Nurse Aide • Certi fi ed Medicati on Aide • CPR Certi fi cati on


* Adult students only * Must meet specific requirements

PN Program Approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing, 2915 N. Classen Blvd., Suite 524, Oklahoma City, OK 73106, (405) 962-1800,

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Licensed Practical Nursing Exam Long-Term Care Nurse Aide Certified Medication Aide CPR Certification

Teacher Preparation Pioneer Technology Center’s Teacher Preparati on program prepares students for a rewarding career shaping the lives of young children. Students will work with children ages one to fi ve in Pioneer Tech’s on-site Children’s Lab & Pre-school and learn about health, safety and nutriti on, child development, and classroom management, just to name a few.

TEACHER ASSISTANT COURSES INCLUDE • Development of the Young Child • Interacti on Techniques with Young Children • Early Childhood Educati on • Nutriti on and Health in Early Children • FACS Career Readiness Core

MASTER TEACHER COURSES INCLUDE • Creati ve Acti viti es for Young Children • Infant and Toddler Care • Child Care Practi cum I • Child Care and Development Practi cum • Development of the Young Child • Interacti on Techniques with Young Children • Early Childhood Educati on • Nutriti on and Health in Early Children • FACS Career Readiness Core • FACS Career Readiness Advanced TEACHER PREP COURSES INCLUDE • Introducti on to Educati on • Classroom Management • Academic Commitment to Excellence • Field Experience • Professional Development for Teacher Prep • FACS Career Readiness Advanced • Teaching and Learning in Elementary, Secondary and Adult Ed • Teacher Prep Capstone


Pioneer Tech has helped me choose the best career path. PTC has opened many doors to further my education. – ASHLEY DYER

COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education Department of Human Services • Entry Level Child Care Training • Master Teacher • Child Development Associate • Infant & Toddler Child Care Provider • Child Care Director • Teacher Assistant • Para Professional • Educati on Fundamentals Assessment


CAREER MAJOR • Teacher Assistant - 525 hours • Master Teacher - 1050 hours • Teacher Preparati on - 525 hours

Child Care Teacher Children’s Librarian Teacher Assistant K-12 Teacher preparation Preschool Director Child Care Aide Para Professional

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Welding Technology Pioneer Tech’s Welding program prepares students for a wide variety of career choices. Skills att ained include process cutti ng (oxy-fuel, plasma arc and air carbon arc), basic blueprint reading, and training for certi fi cati on in SMAW, GMAW, GTAW, FCAW plate and pipe welding.

COURSES INCLUDE • Air Carbon Arc Cutti ng & Gouging • GMAW/FCAW Equip & Setup • Metal Characteristi cs and Properti es • Plasma Arc Cutti ng • SMAW Electrodes • SMAW Equipment and Setup • Weld Joint Fit-up and Adjustment • Weld Quality • Fundamentals of Cutti ng Processes • Metal Preparati on and Heat Treatment • Oxyfuel Cutti ng • SMAW Groove Welds with Backing


At Pioneer Tech I have learned that welding is more than just a job, it’s a career. I have also been taught that a career is something you enjoy doing and can do your whole life. – ISAAC BERNARD

• Welding Blueprints • Welding Detail Drawings • FCAW Pipe • FCAW Plate • GMAW Plate • GTAW Aluminum Plate • GTAW Equipment and Filler Materials • GTAW Plate • GMAW Pipe • SMAW Open Root Pipe Welds • SMAW Bead Welds and Fillet Welds • Fundamentals of Welding • Fundamentals of Metal Fabricati on • Producti on Metal Work • Introducti on to Subarc and Subarc Welding • Workforce Staging

COMPETENCIES/CERTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education State of Oklahoma Pipe Certifications AWS Structural Steel Certifications • Shielded Metal Arc Welder • Gas Metal Arc Welder 20 | www. pioneer t

• Flux Core Arc Welder • Gas Tungsten Arc Welder • Cutti ng Process Operator


CAREER MAJORS • Combinati on Welder - 1050 hours

Pipe Fitter/Welder Structural Steel Welder Shielded Metal Arc Welder Gas Metal Arc Welder Fluxcore Arc Welder Gas Tungsten Arc Welder Process Cutting


The SHARE (Sharing Hope and Redefi ning Educati on) program is about helping students open the door to their futures. Students, ages 15 to 20, who have left the educati onal environment, or are at severe risk of dropping out of school, now have an opportunity to earn their high school diploma. SHARE 1 is for students who have the required number of credits to be a sophomore. SHARE 2 is for students who have the required number of credits to be at least a junior. This unique program combines the academic classroom with specifi c career training. Students enrolled in the program will att end Pioneer Tech for all of their academic and career course work.

THE PROGRAM INCLUDES • Academic preparati on toward a high school credenti al • Life-skills training • Personal and career counseling • Career training (in career program)

STUDENTS LIVING IN THE FOLLOWING SCHOOL DISTRICTS MAY QUALIFY • Blackwell • Newkirk • Ponca City • Tonkawa • Woodland Pioneer Technology Center holds a high success rate in helping students receive their diploma. For more informati on about the SHARE program call 580-718-4281 or your high school counselor.

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More than just career training! We provide extra support to our students . . . CAREER CENTER The Career Center concentrates on helping students improve on appropriate academic skills. Job readiness and job-seeking skills are also reviewed to aid the student in getting a job. This program is made possible by a Carl Perkins Grant. WORKKEYS WorkKeys is a component of the Career Center. It is a job skills assessment system that measures “real world” skills that employers believe are critical to job success. WorkKeys testers earn Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificates based on knowledge which has been cross-walked with predetermined scores needed by the career major they are enrolled in. These skills are valuable for any occupation at any level of education. Students at Pioneer Tech work towards earning a WorkKeys certificate. ADULT BASIC EDUCATION/ HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY The ABE/HSE program provides adults the opportunity to develop their reading, writing and math skills, and/or to earn a high school diploma. This program supports students in accessing pathways to post-secondary education and training programs, as well as career assessment and planning. The program is open to adult students and 16-17 year-olds who meet specific criteria. Pioneer Technology Center provides a range of student support services to assist students in reaching their goals. PTC is an official High School Equivalency Testing site and has English Language Learner (ELL) classes available. NEW BEGINNING The New Beginning program offers new opportunities for Kay, Osage and Noble County residents who receive public assistance and others who meet specific requirements. The program offers supportive services, life skills and job training to single parents. 22 | www. pioneert

ACADEMIC MATH/SCIENCE CLASSES PTC offers academic math and science to high school students desiring to earn math or science credits above Algebra I and Biology I. Currently, PTC offers Algebra II, Geometry and A&P. Courses must be approved for student enrollment by the home school counselor and Board of Education. All

courses meet the standards set forth by the Oklahoma State Department of Education. OUTREACH COORDINATOR PTC’s Outreach Coordinator works with a variety of educational institutions, organizations and businesses to help ensure that services meet the needs of the diverse populations within the district.

Business & Industry Services In today’s competitive marketplace, a highly trained workforce can make a significant impact on profits and efficiency. The Business and Industry Services (BIS) Center has the flexibility to custom tailor training and education to help you or your business maximize these resources in the following areas: Agricultural Business Management

The Agricultural Business Management program offers farm families a variety of services including Quicken record keeping, assistance with preparing farm plans, farm loans, financial statements, marketing, and tax planning. Individual farm visits are planned to determine the individual farmer’s needs and goals. g Contact Jeff Lockett @ 580.718.4240

Bid Assistance Program

The Bid Assistance program offers personalized services with bid leads, contracting opportunities, solicitation and proposal package review. In addition the program provides assistance with SAM registrations, and SBA certification programs, e-commerce with the federal government, and marketing research. Training seminars and one-on-one consultations are also available. g Contact Dawn Brakey @ 580.718.4261

Business & Industry Services Coordinator

This coordinator works with a variety of organizations, businesses and tribal entities to ensure that PTC’s educational opportunities meets the needs of their current workforce; by customizing training to specifically develop the skills sets desired in their employees. Please contact Sylvia to assist in any training needs that your organization might have. g Contact Sylvia Urioste @ 580.718.4275

Industry Training

The industry training programs can be customized to fit specific industry and client needs. Pioneer Tech is your direct contact for Oklahoma’s Training for Industry Program (TIP), which supplements training funds to expanding industries and provides training assistance for new skills training for current Oklahoma industries. g Contact Johnny Thornburgh @ 580.718.4328

Manufacturing Extension Agent

Manufacturing extension agents are trained by the Oklahoma Department of Commerce to evaluate and determine eligibility for state incentives such as tax credits and sales tax exemptions. The Manufacturing Alliance offers assistance to apply for the Quality Jobs incentive program, which gives qualifying Oklahoma companies tax rebates for expanding and creating new jobs. g Contact Brian Lane @ 580.718.4309

Leadership Development

This program provides customized training support, along with coaching and consulting services for organizational leaders and employees. The Leadership Development program also provides leadership workshops and other customized training based on organizational needs. g Contact Corbin Dewitt @ 580.718.4350

Plan Room

Pioneer Technology Center’s Plan Room was established in 2003 with the help of community partners like Ponca City Development Authority and Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education. The Plan Room makes it possible for users to receive information on all construction projects that report to iSqFt and several engineering firms in Oklahoma with 24 hours a day access. As part of the Business Incubator facility, the Plan Room is a resource for local contractors to receive information needed to bid on commercial and government contracts. The Plan Room has consistently assisted local contractors in obtaining projects that impact their combined volumes at multi-million dollar levels. g Contact Dawn Brakey @ 580.718.4261

Safety Training

PTC’s Safety Services include safety consultation, training, and the development of written safety policies. In addition, we offer annual OSHA compliance training or customized training. This program can help businesses with goals to include annual worker’s compensation premium reductions, decreased accident rates, and improved state or federal facility audits. g Contact Carl Storm @ 580.718.4372

Entrepreneurial Services

This program is designed to offer professional assistance in the preparation of a business plan, loan proposal or financial projections to obtain the money necessary to start a business or expand an existing business. The program provides business development classes and one-on-one counseling sessions in order to make the mission possible. g Contact Ben Evans @ 580.718.4262

Small Business Management

The Small Business Management program benefits small business owners and managers by helping to improve their business and human resource management skills. The purpose of this program is to help participants become more knowledgeable and competitive in the business arena. Additionally, the small business representative oversees a Certified Business Incubator facility designed to create and nurture the growth and development of a new or start-up business. g Contact Robert Howard @ 580.718.4239 1 . 866. 612. 4782 | 23

Pioneer Technology Center 2101 NORTH ASH | PONCA CITY, OK 74601 | 580.762.8336

Pioneer Technology Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex/gender, age, religion, disibility, or veteran status. Inquiries concerning application of this policy should be made to Karl Lynes or Pam Dickerson, Co-Compliance OďŹƒcers at (866) 612-4782 or at 2101 N Ash, Ponca City, OK

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