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Now Offering Applied Business Management at Rosedale Tech

Feb 08 2017

For over 68 years, Rosedale Technical College has offered technical skills training for jobs in manufacturing and construction related fields. But did you know that outside of the technical training courses, Rosedale Tech also offers an Applied Business Management course? Rosedale Tech’s Applied Business Management program is one of the school’s newest programs. Its curriculum…

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Rosedale Tech is Proud to Recognize Black History Month

Feb 06 2017

February is Black History Month! Rosedale Tech is proud to recognize some of the prominent African American figures in the STEM related fields throughout history. Here is a list of some figures we’d like to recognize: Charles Richard Patterson: Charles Richard Patterson was the founder of C.R. Patterson & Sons, a carriage building firm and the first…

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Rosedale Gains Media Attention as Women’s Interests Increase in the Trades

Mar 18 2016

Women’s Interests Increase in the Trades This week, Rosedale Technical College and several students and staff members were featured in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article as well as a Pittsburgh Tribune-Review article that explored the increase of female students in trade schools. While positions such as auto and diesel mechanics, electrical technology technicians, or HVAC and welding…

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Job-Ready Skills Needed for 21st Century Industries

Jan 25 2016

Do you Have the Job-Ready Skills? Vocational training gets a lot of attention in high schools, but not enough people know that training for trade jobs goes far beyond that. The trades offer a stable career path for well-paying manufacturing jobs around the country.

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Students and Employees Meet at Fall 2015 Career Fair

Nov 14 2015

2015 Career Fair Rosedale Technical College’s Fall 2015 Career Fair on September 23, 2015 was another great success. More than 105 regional employers attended the Fair, looking for highly trained and skilled workers to keep up with the demand in automotive technology, diesel, electrical, and HVAC technology, as well as welding, truck driving, and industrial…

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Rosedale Tech Offers Personal Interest Classes for the Public

Nov 06 2015

Personal Interest Classes In an effort to expand on its new commercial slogan, “Serious. Fun. For the Doers,” Rosedale Technical College has introduced personal interest classes for the community at its Kennedy Township campus.

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HVAC Technology Careers: On the Rise

Oct 18 2015

HVAC Technology Training to become an HVAC (heating, ventilation, and cooling) technician will provide you with an established, all-season career keeping people comfortable in their homes and at work.

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Rosedale Tech Offering Evening Classes for Welding

Oct 11 2015

Welding Classes Rosedale Technical College’s welding program has expanded and is being offered in the evenings. Like the daytime program, the evening program offers experienced instructors, hands-on training, and different types of subjects including printreading, fabrication, metallurgy, testing, and pipe, Arc (SMAW), MIG (GMAW), and TIG (GTMA) welding.

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Rosedale Technical College Recruiters Help Students Discover Their Career Potential

Sep 21 2015

Seeing Your Career Potential Rosedale Technical College is dedicated to educating students for in-demand careers in the trades, but also considers recruiting to be an important part of how the College contributes to the community. In fact, Rosedale doesn’t just reach out to students in Western Pennsylvania—it recruits from Ohio, West Virginia, Maryland, and New…

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Eric the Car Guy

Sep 11 2015

Eric the Car Guy Provides Car How-To Video Guides to a Worldwide Audience Eric Cook, also known as Eric Car Guy, is a Rosedale Technical College graduate who produces popular car repair videos for amateur and professional do-it-yourselfers. He’s an experienced mechanic who took up video production as a hobby. He turned his hobby, and…

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