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.

CompTIA A+

Students who earn the A+ certification from CompTIA possess the skills necessary in computer technology, networking and security and communication skills to provide excellent service as a computer and network technician.

Section 609 Certification for Refrigerant Recycling

Students certified in Refrigerant Recycling from the Mobile Air Conditioning Society have been trained in professional repair and diagnosis, of mobile and conditioning systems and in the proper recycling and disposal processes of chemicals…


SP/2 is an online workplace safety training program that gives the students a workplace safety certification they can take with them to the workplace.

Certified Safety Inspector

The Certified Safety Inspector certification from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will allow students who obtain the certification to provide annual vehicle inspections for passenger vehicles.

NATEF Automotive Service

Foundation that certifies automotive technology programs ensuring that programs follow industry guidelines and instruct using the latest curriculum and equipment.

OSHA Certification

With the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, Congress created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and…
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NIMS Machining Level 1

The National Institute for Metalworking Skills Machining Level 1 certification provides training and accreditation in entry-level machining skills.

Heartsaver AED

The American Heart Association's Heartsaver AED certification provides instruction in CPR and use of an AED (Automated External Difibrillator).