FCB after-school students learn about Collision Repair Trades at CKTC

CKTC students prepare for state contest

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Digital Imaging Student Emily Cameron (Cyril) recently showed the Oculus Rift (Digital Imaging and Print Technology’s virtual reality game design program) to Steve Carson, a representative for US Senator James Lankford. During his visit Carson experienced the game in the early phase of completion. The DIPT students are working on a 3D game based on the Liberty Theater in Carnegie, Oklahoma, for their SkillsUSA state contest in April.

CKTC nominates AEP PSO for Partners for Progress Award

Contact
Susan McElhaney
Caddo Kiowa Technology Center
405-643-3229 (Phone)
405-668-2588 (Mobile)
405-643-3015 (Fax)
smcelhaney@caddokiowa.com
www.caddokiowa.com

Fort Cobb, OK – March 11, 2016 – Oklahoma Technology Center staff and industry partners recently congregated at the Oklahoma History Center to recognize outstanding businesses who work alongside tech centers to build better Oklahoma communities.  This year, Caddo Kiowa Tech Center nominated American Electric Power – Public Service of Oklahoma for contributing to the development, promotion and progress of the Oklahoma CareerTech system.

AEP PSO Southwest Station operated in Washita, Oklahoma, for more than 50 years, and has developed a strong relationship with CKTC in several capacities.  For many years, PSO has called on CKTC to deliver safety, wellness and CPR First Aid training to their employees, and have enrolled employees regularly in the Washita Valley Leadership Program to encourage community leadership development among their employees.  Additionally, PSO supports the Washita Valley Regional Partnership, a CKTC regional economic development effort. PSO also welcomes educational tours and hosts a session of the Washita Valley Leadership Program.

AEP PSO Southwest Station employs 35 people from Caddo County and the surrounding area. What’s more, they boast an exemplary safety record, with 2,298,532 man hours since the last lost-time accident, which was in 1982.

CKTC and AEP PSO work together to build stronger, more prosperous communities, which makes this company an excellent candidate for the Partners for Progress award.

More information about CKTC is available online at www.caddokiowa.com or by calling 405.643.5511.

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February Gold Star Assembly

Contact
Susan McElhaney
Caddo Kiowa Technology Center
405-643-3229 (Phone)
405-668-2588 (Mobile)
405-643-3015 (Fax)
smcelhaney@caddokiowa.com
www.caddokiowa.com

Fort Cobb, OK – March 7, 2016 – Each month CKTC, holds an assembly to recognize student achievements. One of the many acknowledgements is for WorkKeys.

WorkKeys recipients have completed their ACT WorkKeys assessments that compare their skills to the skills real jobs require.  These scores help employers choose the most qualified candidates for their job openings.

For almost half a century, Caddo Kiowa Technology Center has provided career training, business and industry services and leadership programs to a rural district in southwest Oklahoma. Opportunities at CKTC range from business and health to science and transportation trades and encompass customized workplace training and short-term training. Additional information about CKTC is available online at www.caddokiowa.com or by calling 405.643.5511.