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.

Certified Safety Inspector, Cat 1

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…
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NIMS IS-800

The NIMS IS-800 certifications from FEMA's Emergency Management Institute provide training in emergency planning, response, and recovery efforts.
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NIMS IS-700

The NIMS IS certifications from FEMA's Emergency Management Institute provide training in emergency planning, response, and recovery efforts.
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NIMS IS-200

The NIMS IS-200 certifications from FEMA's Emergency Management Institute provide training in emergency planning, response, and recovery efforts.
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NIMS IS-100

The NIMS IS certications from FEMA's Emergency Management Institute provide training in energency planning, response, and recovery efforts.
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First Responder

Students who earn the First Responder certification from the Pennsylvania Department of Health have been trained in providing pre-hospital care for medical emergencies.
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Hazardous Materials First Responder Awareness

Students who earn a  Certificate of Training in the Pennsylvania State Fire Academy's Hazardous Materials First Responder Awareness program have been training in the appropriate response to hazardous materials that might be encountered as a…

BLS Healthcare Provider

The BLS Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association provides instruction in CPR and other life-saving skills.

Pennsylvania Cosmetologist Licensing Certification

This license will allow students to legally work in salons in Pennsylvania performing hair care, nail care and skin care services. Students must complete 1250 hours of training to be eligible for this licensing examination.

C-Tech Copper & Fiber Optic Cabling

Students who successfully complete the Network Cabling and Fiber Optic program receive a Network Cabling Specialist—Fiber certificate. Their names will also be placed on a national register for possible employment opportunities

CompTIA Network+

Students who earn the Network+ certification from CompTIA are trained in network technologies, installation and configuration, network topologies, management, and security.