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Piedmont Tech Instructor Brings New Approach to Newberry

May
25
2012

Piedmont Technical College is expanding its mechatronics program to the high schools in Newberry.

At the urging of local industry, the mechatronics program has been added to the curriculum of the Newberry County Career Center.

PTC’s Patient Care Technician Program Provides Stepping Stone into Health Care

May
21
2012

Many people are interested in pursuing a career in health care, but the wealth of options can be overwhelming to some. The patient care technician (PCT) program at Piedmont Technical College may be the perfect starting point for those who feel a calling to go into the industry, but aren’t sure which area they are best suited to enter.

From Classroom to Clinic in PTC’s Veterinary Technology Program

May
16
2011

In recent years, the profession of veterinary medicine has become even more sophisticated and complex. The public expects state-of-the art veterinary care for animals. To provide high quality service, today’s veterinary team utilizes the skills of trained professionals known as veterinary technicians.

If you love animals and enjoy working with your hands, then the challenging career of Veterinary Technology may be just right for you.

Respiratory Grad Finds His Calling

May
14
2012

Eddie Brown feels that he’s found his calling in respiratory care. And he loves every minute of it. “When you come to work, you shouldn’t look at it as work,” he said. “Look at it as a career.”

Brown came to Piedmont Tech following a career in juvenile corrections.

eddie brown

PTC Recognizes Scholarship Donors, Recipients

May
08
2012

Scholarships were awarded recently at a luncheon honoring donors and recipients.

 

 

Sease Keeps Newberry Campus on Track

May
09
2012

Marilyn Sease considers herself blessed to be a part of the Newberry Campus of Piedmont Technical College.

“I had such a pleasant experience as a student at Piedmont Tech,” Sease said. “They were so full of encouragement that I knew the institution would be a fine place to be employed.”

Piedmont Tech Recognizes Employees for 280 Years of Service

May
10
2012

Awards for service to Piedmont Technical College totaling 280 years were presented at a recent luncheon.

Students Honored at Awards Ceremony

May
04
2012

At Piedmont Technical College’s 38th annual Student Awards and Recognition Program, president Dr. Ray Brooks applauded the achievements of more than 75 student leaders. The ceremony attracted students, faculty, staff, friends and family members.

Students Awarded Scholarships at Luncheon

May
03
2012

Scholarships were awarded recently at a luncheon honoring donors and recipients.

 

 

Massage Therapy: Putting Touch Back into Health Care

Apr
25
2012

An interest in health and wellness, a solid understanding of how the human body works and a desire to help people are the perfect combination for a successful career in massage therapy.

And right now, massage therapy is one of the fastest growing career fields in the nation.