Retired Educators Foundation of Orange County Florida 2021-2022 Student Award Presentations

Story submitted by Teriann Wright

Orange Technical College Campuses welcomed the Retired Educators Foundation of Orange County, Florida, to present student scholarship awards virtually on 8/24/2021 and 8/25/2021 for the 2021-2022 school year. Janice Quint, Scholarship Chairman, and the other scholarship committee members Christie Woods, Fran Burns, Richard Gomer, Jane … Read More

5 Reasons to Get an HVAC License

Get an (HVAC License in Florida): 5 Reasons Why

In a warm and humid state such as Florida, HVAC technicians play a critical role. They work on the air conditioning systems that keep homes and buildings comfortable throughout the year. An HVAC technician might install new equipment in a building, repair older systems or recommend improvements and upgrades to … Read More

SkillsUSA Competition Results

Congratulations to all the winners!

Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology (College)

  • Gold – Andrew Morell, Robert Morgan Educational Ctr & Technical College
  • Silver – Mirleur Polynice, Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus
  • Bronze – Matthew Thevenot, Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus

Esthetics – High School

  • Gold
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OCPS | OTC Donates Needed Medical Supplies

OCPS | OTC Donates Needed Medical Supplies

Orange Technical College recently donated some much needed medical supplies to local hospitals. Items included the sought after N95 masks, surgical masks, surgical and exam gloves, isolation and disposable gowns as well as protective goggles. These items were collected from OTC campuses, as well as district middle schools and high … Read More

Is an Apprenticeship Right for You?

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What Is an Apprenticeship?

When you hear the word “apprentice,” what comes to mind? You might picture a person working for a blacksmith back in the 19th century or Mickey Mouse wearing a wizard’s hat and getting into a lot of mischief.

Although there’s a common assumption that apprenticeships are … Read More