POCAHONTAS, AR April 11—The BRTC Office of Admissions hosted Hard Tech Preview Day on March 9, 2022. Juniors and Seniors from local high schools were invited to attend to get an up-close look at BRTC’s Hard Tech programs.
Automotive Collision, Automotive Service, Welding, Industrial Electricity, Industrial Maintenance, Machine Tool Technology, Gunsmithing, and Fire Science programs were featured at the event. Students toured the campus facilities and were able to hear directly from experienced, skilled instructors showcasing their craft.
Students also learned about scholarship opportunities specific to these programs, as well as other funding opportunities. BRTC’s Director of Admissions, Angie French, remarked “We are always excited to showcase our Hard Tech programs to high school students. It makes a big impression on these high school students when they see former schoolmates honing their skills in the shops and classrooms, preparing for skilled trade jobs, which are in high demand across the country today.”
For more information about the programs offered at BRTC, visit https://blackrivertech.org/academics.