The Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association’s Central Florida Chapter convened with the Hospitality Educators of Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) at the illustrious Valencia’s Downtown Campus. The purpose of this meeting was to unveil and discuss a collaborative initiative to enrich students’ educational journey for the upcoming 2023-2024 school year.… Read More
OTC’s career exploration camp students ended their summer experiences with a grand tour around Sapphire Falls Hotel! With the lead of Landy Mitchell, students got to see multiple properties and amenities and hear about the many positions and benefits of working with them both financially and experience-wise.
To end … Read More
While several are resting during the summer, some of our OCPS and OTC culinary teachers spent time sharpening their skills and getting tips and tricks from world champion Chef Raffy of Universal Orlando Fame! FRLA’s ProStart Teacher Training was a four-day learning, bonding culinary experience for culinary teachers around the … Read More
Students from Orange Technical College competed in the 2023 HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America) State Leadership Conference over the weekend. We had 8 students that competed in various competitions, and all 8 placed in the top 3! We are so proud of these hard-working students. This summer, they will … Read More
Horizon High School brought students out to the Four Seasons Resort for a FANTASTIC field trip!
Students first listened to multiple guest speakers from different departments on the property, who shared their career journeys, roles, and responsibilities, and offered advice for our young hospitality professionals. They were then broken up … Read More
It was a special morning for Orange County Public Schools and CTE at the 6th Annual Central Florida Cyber Challenge. For the first time ever, the OCPS RBELC and boardroom were been turned into a simulated ethical hacking environment for this work-based learning experience for students!
After opening remarks from … Read More
Sharing GREAT NEWS!
Orange Technical College attended the County Line Moose Lodge 2427 Orange County Scholarship Awards Dinner at the Moose Lodge 2427 on January 31, 2023, for the Spring Term 2022-2023 school year.
Thank you to Jeff Saunders, Chairman of the Scholarship Board, for organizing this scholarship opportunity and for assisting in presenting … Read More
Yes, Orange County Public Schools CTE students from Evans High School were the first students in the world to tour and explore a new autonomous vehicle to be launched soon. As part of a NAF #STEM initiative, students visited the BEEP headquarters in Lake Nona recently.
They spoke with one … Read More
Train for an in-demand career
Since 1933, OTC has continued to grow and evolve, always focused on improving students’ lives and positively impacting workforce needs here in Central Florida. Throughout our five technical college campuses, you can learn the industry skills needed to start an in-demand CAREER, attain your high … Read More