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(FREE) New Mobile App Poster for Vantage Career Center

Vantage Launches Updated Website & (FREE) New Mobile App

Vantage Career Center has launched a fresh redesigned website and (Free) new mobile app for Android and Apple users, featuring the latest news and pertinent information devoted to keeping our students, parents, associate school districts, industry leaders, and community members connected and engaged. More +
Basic and Advanced Welding program flyer.

Enrolling Now: Basic and Advanced Welding

Don't miss this opportunity to register for Basic & Advanced Welding classes! Call the Vantage Adult Education at 419.238.5411 x2118 to secure your spot today! Classes begin January 14, 2020! Get Started On Your Future Today! More +
New speed limit sign in front of the Vantage building on Franklin Street.

*IMPORTANT* Information New Speed Limit Change

There is a new speed limit for the Vantage Career Center school zone on North Franklin Street. The zone is clearly marked with signs indicating the speed limit of 20mph from 8:00am to 9:00am and 2:30pm to 3:30pm and where the zone starts and ends. Officers have started enforcement of the new speed limit during the restricted hours. Please remember to slow down through the school zone when students are coming and going from school. More +
male welder with welding hood and gloves on welding metal

Welding Training

Basic welding begins January 14 through February 27.  Advanced welding  begins March 3 through April 16.  Classes meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00pm - 9:00pm.  Call 419-238-5411 to enroll.  
State Tested Nursing Assistant program students working in lab.

State Tested Nursing Assistant

 STNA is an "In-Demand" job in the health care field.  Upcoming classes include February 3 and March 16.  Call Vantage to enroll 419.238.5411 x2118         Program Dates 

Free Classes to Boost your Academic Skills

FREE WorkKeys/HESI Prep Classes are open to anyone, even if they are not enrolled in a program at Vantage.  Lessons will focus on basic academic skills and preparation for both WorkKeys and HESI entrance exams.  Dates/Times                                                                   Aspire also offers classes to prepare students for their high school equivalency test.  See Dates/Times/Locations on the Aspire tab.  
Vantage Practical Nursing program students train in lab.

Vantage Students Earn over 1,000 Industry Credentials!

Congratulations to our Vantage High School and Adult Education students who have earned 1,044 industry recognized credentials in 2019. That's 237 more credentials earned than in 2018. Industry credentials are VALUABLE to employers, allowing them to determine the SKILLS of an applicant without performing assessments for each one.  Examples of industry credentials earned are Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS), American Welding Society (AWS), National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER), Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA 10). 

public notice

Vantage Career Center Public Announcement

Vantage Career Center is applying to become a candidate for accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Persons wishing to make comments should either write to the Executive Director of the Commission, Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, or submit comments on the Council’s website ( Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses.


Vantage Career Center connects adult learners with full-time and part-time training programs to help them increase skills or prepare for a new career.  Refresher courses and self-paced online courses are also provided by the adult education division of Vantage.  In addition, Vantage can provide information about Aspire and GED, assessment services, or customized training for local employers.  

Mission Statement
"Vantage provides authentic, student-focused,career-technical training that prepares high school students and adults for employment and further education"

upcoming events





The office for the Ohio Technical Center at Vantage Career Center will be CLOSED the following days:
Thanksgiving:  Nov. 27, 28, 29
Christmas: Dec. 24 & 25
New Years: Dec. 31 and Jan 1
Martin Luther King Day:  Jan. 20
Good Friday: April 10 
Memorial Day: May 25