Introduction (Half-Day) Programs - Lancaster County Career & Technology Center

Introduction (Half-Day) Programs

 

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Program Overview

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What are Introduction (Half-Day) Programs?

Choose from Construction, Culinary, Health, Manufacturing, Transportation, or Visual Communications; Learn about all professions in these industries and how to perform basic tasks in each profession; Construction- hand and power tools, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, and more; Culinary- appetizers, entrees, cakes, pastries, event planning; Health- learn medical skills, medical equipment, human body, ethical standards, confidentiality, leadership, professionalism; Manufacturing- Fabricate and assemble metal projects, welding, cutting equipment, automated systems; Transportation- diagnose and troubleshoot vehicles and equipment, operating systems and repair procedures; Visual Communications- drawing, computer graphics, photography, printing

 

 

 

 

 

Our Programs Are Built for Success

Majority of introductory program students apply for full-day programs

Many introductory program students will earn at least one industry-recognized certification

Introductory program students can tour full-day programs to make an informed decision for the following year

Your Future

Jobs & Other Opportunities

  • Full-day programs available
  • Summer employment and summer camps (as are available)
  • Head start on career training

Success Stories

A majority of students who complete introductory programs have a easier transition into full-day programs. Students also have a head start on determining what they desire (and what they do not) about their career.

Why Lancaster County CTC

While students are not eligible for cooperative education in introductory programs, they do have the support of their instructor in making career decisions.

Programs Course Catalog

Introduction to Visual Communications Careers

  Program Goals All students will: Prepare for National Skills Certificates and/or credentials. Be successfully exposed to all careers that are aligned within this program. Be proficient in their career... Read more

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Introduction to Transportation Careers

Half-Day Program for High School Juniors

Career Focus Statement Prepare for further education in the full-day CTC transportation programs. Program Goals Students will: Prepare for National Skills Certificates and/or credentials. Be successfully exposed to all careers... Read more

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Introduction to Manufacturing Careers

Half-Day Program for High School Juniors

  Program Goals All Intro to Manufacturing Career students will: Prepare for National Skills Certificates and/or credentials. Be successfully exposed to all careers that are aligned within this program. Be... Read more

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Introduction to Health Careers

High School Only, Half-Day Program – 450 hrs

Career Focus Statement Prepare for health care and related programs. Program Goals All Health Care students will: Prepare for National Skills Certificates and/or credentials. Be successfully exposed to all careers... Read more

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Introduction to Culinary Arts Careers

Half-Day Program for High School Juniors

  Program Goals Students will: Prepare for National Skills Certificates and/or credentials. Be successfully exposed to all careers that are aligned within this program. Be proficient in their career major... Read more

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Introduction to Construction Careers

Half-Day Program for High School Juniors

Program Goals Students will: Prepare for National Skills Certificates and/or credentials. Be successfully exposed to all careers that are aligned within this program. Be proficient in their career major and... Read more

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