SUN Area Technical Institute

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    Welding

    The SUN Tech Welding Program provides you with the hands-on training in all positions and theoretical backgrounds required for an entry-level position in the field of welding.  You also have the opportunity to take a certification test (D1.1 or D1.5) at the end of the school year. Welding processes you will learn: Shielded Metal Arc […]

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    Collision Repair Technology

    The Collision Repair Technology course at SUN Tech is the first in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to be evaluated by the “National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc.” (NATEF) and become certified by the “National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence” (ASE).  The course includes theoretical study and practical application in all areas related to the collision […]

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    Electrical Systems Technology

    The Electrical Systems Technology class provides training through a combination of classroom instruction and practical, hands-on assignments.  Projects, both within and outside of the school, give you hands-on experience in a safe, supervised environment.  You will learn to design and build electrical systems to meet the requirements of the National Electrical Code and OSHA.  Emphasis […]

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    Advertising Art & Design

    The Advertising Art and Design program at SUN Area Technical Institute emphasizes your creative growth through instruction in art principles, as well as technology skills, through computer-based projects. You will gain a working knowledge of color, typography, and printing while you master Adobe software on the Mac and PC. You may find employment in graphic […]

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    Health Professions

    The Health Professions program at SUN Tech helps you learn the theory and practical skills required to help prepare you for a career in the health field.  You will learn the duties of a Certified Nurse Aide and have the opportunity to perform skills learned as you deliver quality resident care while at our clinical […]

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    Electronics Technology

    The Electronics Technology course at SUN Tech teaches you the basic laws of electricity and applications of electronic circuitry through study and laboratory experimentation. You will learn the fundamentals of analog and digital electronics as well as proper use of test equipment for both technologies.  Throughout the analog section of study you will learn basic […]

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    Computer and Networking Technology

    As a SUN Tech Computer and Networking Technology student, you will learn a wide range of skills that will enable you to get an entry level job, skills to give you a head start on college, and even a way to make good money while going to college! Look at all the exciting things that […]

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    Cosmetology

    The Cosmetology course at SUN Tech includes theoretical studies and the application of all aspects of hair, skin and nail care.  You will be trained in the theoretical areas of anatomy/physiology, decontamination, safety and management.  Eighty percent of all course activities are hands-on applications including the operation of a clinic/salon area where you will work […]

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    Dental Health Technology

    As a dental assistant you will learn to prepare patients for treatment, sterilize instruments, practice infection control, prepare materials, and make study models from impressions.  You will also be exposed to digital x-ray technology and provide chairside assisting with a local dentist to gain clinical experience. What’s in it for you:  By completing this program […]

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    Food Service

    The SUN Tech Food Service Program will provide you with the skills and experience needed to prepare for an entry-level position in the Food Service industry. The skills you will learn include: Basic operation of a restaurant Food preparation Safety and Sanitation Operation and maintenance of restaurant tools and equipment Creating and planning of menus […]

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    Advanced Precision Machining

    A machinist doesn’t think of metal as something hard and unchangeable because they can change it into anything they want. Students in Advanced Precision Machining setup and operate machines to fabricate and repair parts and components. A machinist performs cuts on materials to bring it to the desired shape and dimensions. Metal blocks can be […]

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    Criminal Justice

    This program offers the entry-level skills and knowledge required for employment in criminal justice professions such as police officer, security officer, correctional officer, 911 dispatcher, store security and military police.  These skills are acquired through a combination of classroom training and hands-on experience.  The program offers job shadowing experiences, featured guest speakers, and field trips. […]

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    HVAC & Plumbing Technology

    HVAC & Plumbing Technology students at SUN Tech learn through classroom instruction and practical shop assignments.  You will learn basic system design as well as the installation and servicing of modern HVAC systems through practice in the laboratory or at an actual job site.  Emphasis is placed on developing student skills used in residential and […]

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    Masonry

    Work in Masonry is a combination of physical and mental activity.  Skills to master the tools of the trade along with efficient work habits are what you will learn at SUN.  These skills will enable you to construct quality work that will stand the test of time.  You will also develop an understanding of mathematics […]

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    Carpentry

    As aSUN TECH carpentry student you will learn all aspects of residential and light commercial construction through classroom theory and practical shop instruction and projects.  All areas of residential construction will be covered, including but not limited to, floor, wall and roof framing, exterior and interior finish. Look what you can learn in the Carpentry […]

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