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CAREER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

PROGRAM INFORMATION CHART

 

 

Reading Level of Textbook

and Program Materials

 

10th – 12th grade depending on career path

 

Math Skills

used in this program

 

Minimum of 8th grade math level

Measuring skills – linear to 1/8”

 

Classroom Tests

 

Chapter tests & quizzes, Unit tests

Practical (hands on) testing

Vocabulary tests

 

Certification Tests

 

CPR & First Aid

CareerSafe (OSHA)

NOCTI

 

Lecture

 

2 or more 40 minute periods / day

3 - 5 times / week

 

Homework Requirement

 

Occasional

 

Task List

 

Aligned with:  PA Department of Education Program of Study                               

More information available on www.citvt.com

 

 

 

 

Program Aptitudes

 

Ability to read and comprehend

 

Essential Physical Requirements

 

Physical strength required for some jobs, some heavy lifting

Mandatory participation in daily physical training, physical agility training

 

Soft Skills

 

Self-discipline

Self-motivation

Professional presence

Ability to work in a team

 

Uniform & Tool Requirements

 

Work boots ($30-40)

Uniform ($28) must be worn daily

 

Work Environment

 

Work outdoors in all weather conditions

 

 

Safety Concerns

 

Ability to climb ladders

Ability to follow all safety rules

 

 

 

 

Co-op / Clinical

 

Must meet eligibility requirements for grades, attendance, performance and percentage of program completion.

 

Articulation Agreements

 

Lackawana College

Harrisburg CC

Most current information can be found through www.citvt.com, look for “How to Earn College Credit” or collegetransfer.net

 

Sample of Career Opportunities

(O*Net ID)

 

EMT & Paramedics (29-2041.00)

Municipal Firefighters (33-2011.01)

Correctional Officers & Jailers (33-3012.00)

Police Detectives (33-3021.01)

Police Patrol Officers (33-3051.01)

Sheriffs & Deputy Sheriffs (33-3051.03)

 

PROTECTIVE SERVICES                                                                                                   C.I.P. CODE:  43.9999