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PENNCO TECH TRADE SCHOOL PROGRAMS IN NJ AND PA

Whether you’re a student, or looking to change careers, Pennco Tech has a skilled trade program that’s right for you! The programs at our vocational school offer the instruction and hands-on experience students need to pursue in-demand jobs successfully. Learn more about the specific programs offered at Pennco Tech’s two locations in Blackwood, NJ, and Bristol, PA:

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BEGIN A TRADE SCHOOL PROGRAM AT PENNCO TECH

Individuals of all ages and abilities with a high school diploma or GED can begin their journey with a trade school program at Pennco Tech. We’ve served students throughout the Tri-State Area and Pennsylvania since 1973, delivering career-focused training that enables them to seek real-world jobs. We foster academic and technical creativity and curiosity to ensure our students are innovative and productive additions to the workforce. If you wish to begin training in one of our trade school programs, contact us today to learn more about enrollment at our Blackwood, NJ, or Bristol, PA, campus.

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ELECTRICIAN

Duration

26 weeks

Start Dates

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Employment Opportunities

over 715,400 new jobs*

Lifetime career assistance

connecting graduates with employers

Commitment

12 hrs (PT)
35 hrs (FT)
per week

Delivery

hands-on training

Financial Aid

for those who qualify

Schedule

day and evening classes

Become an electrician with just 26 weeks of training at the Bristol campus of Pennco Tech. People who enroll in our electrician trade school work alongside skilled instructors and learn in traditional classrooms and a hands-on lab facility.

As electrical work is an ever-growing field, students who complete this program find rewarding careers in this top paying industry.

Gain the necessary skills for these in-demand occupations:

  • Electrician
  • Electrical maintenance/installer
  • Building maintenance manager
  • Solar photovoltaics technician
  • Service technician
  • Single & track switch repair worker

Gain the necessary skills in these in-demand fields:

Electrician

Building maintenance manager

Service technician

Electrical maintenance/installer

Solar photovoltaics technician

Single & track switch repair worker

HEATING VENTILATION AIR CONDITIONING AND REFRIGERATION (HVAC&R)

Duration

35 weeks

Start Dates

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Employment Opportunities

over 367,900 new jobs*

Lifetime career assistance

connecting graduates with employers

Commitment

12 hrs (PT)
34 hrs (FT)
per week

Delivery

hands-on training

Financial Aid

for those who qualify

Schedule

day and evening classes

Our HVAC&R program delivers hands-on training in electrical wiring and controls, installation, troubleshooting, basic design, repair, soldering, and brazing techniques. This program provides the education of other trade schools in a shorter time frame, enabling students to become HVAC&R certified in 35 weeks.

Graduates will find limitless opportunities within the fast-growing heating and cooling industry, such as:

  • HVAC Technician
  • HVAC Mechanic
  • HVAC Specialist
  • HVAC Installer
  • Refrigeration Technician
  • Control & valve install and repair worker

Gain the necessary skills in these in-demand fields:

HVAC Technician

HVAC Specialist

Refrigeration Technician

HVAC Mechanic

HVAC Installer

Control & valve install and repair worker

PLUMBING AND HEATING TECHNOLOGY

Duration

26 weeks

Start Dates

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Employment Opportunities

over 500,300 new jobs*

LIFETIME CAREER ASSISTANCE

connecting graduates with employers

Commitment

35 hours per week

Delivery

hands-on training

Financial Aid

for those who qualify

Schedule

day and evening classes

Students can earn their certification in 26 weeks by studying at our plumbing trade school. The program will instruct future plumbers about repairing fixtures, hydraulic crimping, brazing, soldering techniques, and other related skills. With a certificate in plumbing, you can join one of the most in-demand and steady career paths out there.

You’ll be for the following career paths:

  • Plumber
  • Maintenance and repair worker
  • Pipefitter
  • Steamfitter
  • Parts salesperson

Gain the necessary skills in these in-demand fields:

Pipefitter

Parts salesperson

Maintenance and repair worker

Plumber

WELDING

Duration

26 weeks

Start Dates

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Employment Opportunities

Mazda dealer employment opportunities

Lifetime Career Assistance

connecting graduates with employers

Commitment

35 hours per week

Delivery

hands-on training

Financial Aid

for those who qualify

Schedule

day and evening classes

Become a welder with 900 hours of hands-on training from Pennco Tech at our Bristol campus. We separate the welding program into two sections, Welding Fundamentals (450 hours) and Advanced Welding (450 hours). Students will learn a wide range of welding techniques in this program, such as:

  • Plasma cutting
  • Gas metal arc welding
  • Shielded metal arc welding
  • Flux core arc welding
  • Gas tungsten arc welding

Along with these different techniques, participants also will learn critical skills such as alloy and welding symbol identification, fabrication, and blueprint reading from experienced professional welders.

With these competencies, students can acquire various jobs in construction and fabrication, including:

  • Brazer
  • Cutter
  • Fabrication Welder
  • Fitter/Welder
  • Industrial and Maintenance Welder
  • Shielded Metal Arc
  • Welder
  • Solderer
  • Welder-Helper

Gain the necessary skills in these in-demand fields:

Brazer

Fabrication Welder

Industrial and Maintenance Welder

Welder

Welder-Helper

Cutter

Fitter/Welder

Shielded Metal Arc

Solderer

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*The numbers and employment information are based on statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Full time classes are 7am – 2:30pm Mon-Fri.