Carrington College Phoenix Launches New Trades Education Center
New trades education center offers three programs to address the local shortage of skilled tradespeople and help students build rewarding careers
"We are excited to launch the Trades Education Center as Carrington College is in a unique position to help students build their careers and provide local businesses with a skilled labor force," said Campus Director, Frank Marranzini. "There is a growing demand for skilled workers and this includes electrical, HVAC and industrial maintenance technicians. These new career-focused programs will expand our services beyond the medical, dental, veterinary and criminal justice fields," added Marranzini.
The Industrial Maintenance Technology program is designed to provide hands-on training in industrial systems and equipment. Students will study and master the basic principles, applications, concepts, and functions of hydraulic systems, bearing and seal types, and power transmission components. Practical instruction is provided with industry-standard equipment and software. The program culminates in a certificate of achievement or an associate of science degree (online) in Industrial Maintenance Technology.
The Electrical Technology certificate program is approximately 40 weeks in length or 64 weeks in length (degree) providing a framework of electrical knowledge and skills that can be adapted in the electrical trade industry. The program prepares students for employment in numerous electrical and related trades. Students will learn to install, maintain, and repair electrical equipment and systems in a safe, competent, and professional manner. The program culminates in a certificate of achievement or an associate of science degree (online) in Electrical Technology.
The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration certificate program is approximately 48 weeks in length or 72 weeks in length (degree) and prepares students to work in the heating and cooling industry. Training focuses on theories of heating, refrigeration, and air conditioning. Students study the operation, maintenance, and repair of residential and commercial equipment. The program culminates in a certificate of achievement or an associate of science degree (online) in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration.
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About Carrington College
Established in 1967, Carrington College empowers students to achieve their goals, find success and make inspiring contributions to our global community. The college offers programs which prepare students for careers in the medical, dental, veterinary, criminal justice and industrial trade fields. Carrington College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACCJC/WASC)