Garnet Career Center*
Garnet Career Center is a career technical education center that specializes in career training for the following industries: Automotive Technology, Medical Assisting, Phlebotomy Technician, and Practicial Nursing. For more information about any of these programs, please reference the information below.
Garnet Career Center is a participant in the ACE Advantage program, which provides low-cost or tuition free training options in West Virginia. Contact the school to learn more about eligible programs and additional qualifications.
OFFERING THE FOLLOWING PROGRAMS
Are you ready to shift into high gear with a career in the automotive industry?
The ACE Automotive Technology program will prepare you for a career in the ever-changing, fast-paced automotive service industry as an automotive technician. You will receive hands-on training and learn to perform a wide range of diagnostics, repair, and preventative maintenance tasks on automobiles and light trucks. Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared for national certification and on your way to a full-time position in the automotive service industry!
Get a healthy start on a successful career in the medical field with the ACE Medical Assisting program. The program consists of classroom and lab instruction as well as clinicals. As a clinical intern, you will learn to take vital signs, prepare patients for and assist physicians during examinations, collect and prepare laboratory specimens, perform basic laboratory tests, and provide administrative support such as appointment scheduling and insurance billing.
Upon completion of the program, you are eligible to take the national exam to obtain licensure as a Registered Medical Assistant. Start your career in one of the nation’s fastest growing fields – enroll in the ACE Medical Assisting program today!
Looking for a quick and affordable way to start a rewarding career in the healthcare industry?
The ACE Phlebotomy Technician program prepares you to work in a variety of healthcare facilities as an important member of a clinical laboratory team. The Phlebotomy Technician program will train you to perform venipunctures, or collect blood from patients, for testing, transfusions, research, and blood donation purposes. Fast-track your career as a certified phlebotomist by enrolling in ACE today!
Turn your passion of helping others into a successful career as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). The ACE Practical Nursing program is designed to help you enter the medical field with the hands-on learning and clinical experience you need to stand out in the job market.
You will gain relevant skills for the health care field, including measuring vital signs, performing wound care, pharmacology, medication administration and intravenous therapy. Upon completion of the program, you are eligible to take the national exam to obtain licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Enroll in the ACE Practical Nursing program today to gain the skills you need to make a difference in patients' lives!
*Supplementary adult learning opportunities can be found at Garnet Career Center* - http://garnet.edu
**State and national certifications/licensures available where applicable.