Industry Certifications

Students at SUN Area Technical Institute have the opportunity to earn valuable industry certifications during their SUN Tech education. Certifications are incredibly valuable and will set you apart in the workforce from your uncertified peers.

Pennsylvania Teachers Licensing Certification

This license will allow those individuals who are licensed cosmetologists, nail technicians or estheticians to teach in licensed cosmetology schools. In addition to their original licenses required hours of training, students must complete and…

Pennsylvania Esthetics Licensing Certification

This license will allow students to legally work in salons in Pennsylvania performing skin care services only. Students must complete 300 hours of training in the area of esthetics to be eligible for this licensing examination.

Pennsylvania Nail Technician Licensing Certification

This license will allow students to legally work in salons in Pennsylvania performing nail care services only. Students must obtain complete hours of training in the area of nail care to be eligible for this licensing examination.

Cummins Virtual College

Cummins Virtual College is a computer-based training that students complete at home to earn Cummins training certifications that are recognized throughout the industry.

NATEF Heavy Truck Certification

The NATEF Heavy Truck Certification is provided by the National Automotive Technicians Association, a branch of ASE, the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence. ASE certifications are widely recognized in industry as evidence the…

EPA 608 Certification

Students who earn this certification are capable of verifying if an appliance meets the standards set forth by Section 608 of the Clean Air Act, which aims to decrease emissions and regulate the reuse and recycling of refrigerants.
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Certified Safety Inspector, Cat 3

SUN Tech students have to opportunity to receive their PA state inspection Licenses for Category 1 which enables them to perform state inspections on cars and light trucks and Category 3 which allows them to perform inspections on heavy trucks…