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Remote learning in information technology

YTI Career Institute and Porter and Chester Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin chat about computer related programs with Adam Faight, Curriculum Director at YTI Career Institute and Porter and Chester Institute. Adam explains the benefit of remote learning and the computer program requirements for both schools. Listen to find out about jobs within this field and how you can become “an essential worker” in today’s world.

Become an essential worker without a college degree

YTI Career Institute and Porter and Chester Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin, talk about the “Best Jobs Without a College Degree,” based off a recent article published by the U.S. News and World Report. Tune in in to find out how you can become “an essential worker” without a college degree.

Starting a career in Computer Aided Drafting and Design

Jim and Ann speak with Adam Faight, Curriculum Director at YTI Career Institute and Porter and Chester Institute, with a focus on the Computer Aided Drafting and Design program (CADD). Hear more from Adam about jobs within the CADD industry and how you can become “an essential worker” in today’s world.

Industry-modeled veterinary technician career training

Veterinary Technician instructor Carly Love-Sipe joins YTI Career Institute President and CEO Jim Bologa and co-host Ann Baldwin to talk about YTI’s 21-month Veterinary Technician program. They discuss the ins and outs of the program, explain how students have access to industry-modeled veterinary labs, and cover employment opportunities in the field.

Culinary Arts/Restaurant Management graduate Nina Cintron's meal prep success story

On this edition of “Inside Career Technical Training,” YTI Career Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin, talk about Fuel Madness, a meal prep company started by Culinary Arts/Restaurant Management graduate, Nina Cintron. Hear about Nina's experience at YTI and her post-graduation success story!

YTI welcomes Campus Director of Operations and Education Dr. Thomas Banks

On this edition of “Inside Career Technical Training,” hear from YTI Career Institute's Campus Director of Operations and Education Dr. Thomas Banks on his background in higher education and excitement for his new role.

Learning foundational skills in our Dental Assisting program

On this edition of “Inside Career Technical Training,” YTI Career Institute and Porter and Chester Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin, talk about YTI and PCI’s 9-month Dental Assisting program with Jen Stone, Curriculum Development Coordinator for YTI and PCI. Jen shares how students learn the foundational skills to become dental assistants through 6-months of in house coursework, followed by a 3-month externship.

What to expect in our Medical Assistant program

On this edition of “Inside Career Technical Training,” YTI Career Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin, talk about YTI’s 21-month Medical Assistant program with Angie Kann, YTI’s Medical Assistant Program Director. Angie shares the ins and outs of the program, explaining how students become certified medical assistants by gaining an Associate in Specialized Technology degree.

Why NOW is such a good time to pursue a career in the skilled trades

U.S. Navy veteran, James Demicco and Waterbury’s Electrical Education Supervisor, Eric Stark join Porter and Chester Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin to talk about the effects of Covid-19 and why NOW is such a good time to pursue a career in the skilled trades.

Finding student-success during Covid-19 with help from Career Services

Chris Shepley, Corporate Director of Career Services chats with Porter and Chester Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin about all of the resources offered to students from Career Services. Hear about PCI’s unique blended learning model and how you can become “an essential worker” in today’s world.

YTI Career Institute introduces new, completely online Medical Billing & Coding program

On this edition of “Inside Career Technical Training,” YTI Career Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin, speak with Vicki Kane, Vice President of Academics about YTI’s new, completely online Medical Billing and Coding (MBC) program. We cover the rundown of the curriculum and explain how students can find success in coding post-graduation.

Heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration career opportunities

On this edition of “Inside Career Technical Training,” Porter and Chester Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin welcome Joe Lillo, HVAC Lab Assistant and Porter and Chester Institute graduate who shares his story of becoming a student as an Air Force Veteran. We talk about all of the job opportunities out there today in HVAC/R!

Porter and Chester Institute's blended learning model is preparing students for today’s jobs!

On this edition of “Inside Career Technical Training,” hear why Porter and Chester Institute hasn’t skipped a beat as students and instructors are back for the summer term, thanks to their unique blended learning model.

The emerging technical career of Respiratory Therapy

On this edition of “Inside Career Technical Training,” YTI Career Institute President and CEO, Jim Bologa and co-host, Ann Baldwin, talk about the emerging technical career of Respiratory Therapy.

Investing in career education and training for an essential career

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", hosts Ann Baldwin and Jim Bologa, President and CEO of Porter and Chester Institute, discuss employment uncertainty due to COVID-19 and why the public might invest in career education and training this fall.

Transitioning to an essential career this fall

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", hosts Ann Baldwin and Jim Bologa, President and CEO of YTI Career Institute, discuss the impact of COVID-19 on employment and what steps the public might take next.

Recent graduate Donovan chats hands-on training and adjusting to online learning

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", recent graduate Donovan chats with Ann Baldwin and Jim Bologa, President and CEO of Porter Chester Institute about both hands-on training and adjusting to online learning.

Outlining Porter and Chester Institute's onboarding process for new summer students

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", Ann Baldwin and Jim Bologa, President and CEO of Porter Chester Institute highlight key dates and action items for new students starting class on Monday, July 20th.

Highlighting YTI Career Institute's onboarding process for new summer students

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", Ann Baldwin and Jim Bologa, President and CEO of YTI Career Institute highlight key dates and action items for new students starting class on Monday, July 20th.

Implementing safety precaution protocols on campus

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", Ann Baldwin talks with Jim Bologa, President and CEO of Porter Chester Institute about how safety precaution protocols have been implemented on Porter and Chester Institute's campuses.

Creating norms around online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", Ann Baldwin talks with Jim Bologa, President and CEO of Porter Chester Institute about how Porter and Chester Institute staff and students have adapted to online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Career opportunities for 2020 high school graduates

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", Ann Baldwin talks with Jim Bologa, President and CEO of Porter Chester Institute about career training opportunities for 2020 high school graduates.

Career technical education and training opportunities for graduating high school seniors

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", Ann Baldwin talks with Jim Bologa, President and CEO of YTI Career Institute about opportunities for graduating high school seniors and YTI's blended/online Respiratory Therapy program, beginning July 20th.

Plumbing Program at Porter and Chester Institute's New London Campus

On this episode of "Inside Career Technical Training", Ann Baldwin talks with Jim Bologa, President and CEO of Porter Chester Institute about the Plumbing Program, beginning July 20th at the New London campus. For more information, please log on to www.porterchester.edu.

The potential of career training amid the COVID-19 pandemic

YTI Career Institute President/CEO Jim Bologa and host Ann Baldwin discuss YTI's career education and training, and the potential of various career paths during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Why respiratory therapists are integral and essential during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond

YTI Career Institute President/CEO Jim Bologa joins host Ann Baldwin to discuss the emerging respiratory therapist profession, highlighting YTI's COARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care) approved curriculum change to its Respiratory Therapy program.

How Porter and Chester Institute has adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic

Porter and Chester Institute President/CEO Jim Bologa joins host Ann Baldwin to discuss how Porter and Chester Institute has adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic and how it will likely change PCI's process moving forward.

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