Students from Orange Technical College competed in the HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America) Regional Competition at Deltona High School. 18 of these talented students competed in various events and placed in the top 3! They will now be moving on to compete at the State Competition. Way to go, … Read More
Many career training options focus on teaching you the knowledge and skills you’ll need for a job, then giving you the opportunity to get hands-on experience. That’s not the case with an apprenticeship, which allows you to work and learn from day one.
Pursuing an apprenticeship can have several benefits, … Read More
When a pipe bursts, a drain clogs, or an appliance stops working, a plumber or maintenance repair professional arrives on the scene to take care of the problem. But first, they need to understand what’s gone wrong before they can fix the issue.
Part of becoming a plumber or maintenance … Read More
My name is Marcos Romero, I am a civil engineer and building contractor. I am from Venezuela and completed the building construction technologies program at OTC West in 2017.
I still remember that first day in August 2016. I was a little scared but excited and I did not know … Read More
Now more than ever, people depend on technology. Many people’s daily tasks have been outsourced to tech, whether it’s using a map app on the phone to navigate from Point A to Point B, ordering a car, take-out, or movie online, and staying in touch with loved ones.
The ever-increasing … Read More
Congratulations to our two Lockheed Martin/OCPS Foundation 2023-2024 Teacher Impact Grant winners! Tiffany Rogers and Amy Jensen have each been granted $5,000 to support their students.
Tiffany Rogers, Culinary Arts Teacher, says she is excited to receive this grant because it will help give our students more opportunities to practice … Read More
For the first time in 50 years, OCPS Agriculture Education/FFA has won a NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP! From Nov 1-4, the National FFA Convention was held in Indianapolis, Indiana. Over 70,000 FFA members, advisors, and supporters attended the 2nd largest of ALL national conventions in the US. Some of the many events … Read More
Earlier this year, Massage Therapy Instructor at OTC Avalon, Jonah Saloman, was recognized for his achievements with the Massage Envy “Excellence in Education” award.
Massage Envy is the largest employer of massage therapists and estheticians in the United States, employing over 15,000 masseuses and estheticians. In 2013, they launched the … Read More
Whenever a person has an appointment with a health care provider or receives treatment for an illness or injury, the information about the visit and treatment gets entered into their health record. Visit information also gets sent to the patient’s insurance company, which decides whether to cover the costs or … Read More