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Apr
21

HVAC Students Achieve R-410A Certifications

All of the students in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Program at Southeastern Technical Institute recently achieved their R-410A certifications. Certifications are awarded to students upon successful completion of the AC&R Safety Coalition Exam demonstrating the knowledge to safely service systems containing R-410A and R- 407C, the R-22 phase-out, appropriate refrigerant and oil…

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Apr
10

Tip of the Week: Put Down the Shears!

If you’re getting bored being at home, don’t pick up shears to cut your own hair. All the hat stores are closed. 🙂 For many of us, regular appointments at the salon are part of our normal routine. It’s tempting to want to cut and color our own hair, but our Cosmetology students and faculty…

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Apr
03

Tip of the Week: Unplug Unused Appliances!

Our homes utilize large and small appliances, many of these devices have electronics built in that even when off, not in use or in standby mode, draw power. Most electronics like cellphone chargers, wireless charging platforms, portable vacuums, and computers all draw power when off.  This is known as phantom or vampire electricity. It is…

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Mar
27

Tip of the Week: Only Flush TP!

Plumbers work hard to protect the health of the nation, and their job is easier when the septic, sewer and pump systems are not clogged.  With everyone at home, it’s a good time to remember the only thing you should flush is toilet paper. All wipes, sanitary products, diapers, paper towels, tissues, etc. should always…

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Mar
26

Message from the Director – Patricia Illsley

Like many schools and organizations, Southeastern Technical Institute is dealing with the effects of COVID-19, including Social Distancing and closures.  We are very concerned about the health and safety of our students and staff.  This does not mean that STI is closed.  We have transitioned as many courses as possible to an online format.   One…

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Mar
25

Updated TEAS Process for STI’s Practical Nurse Program

Did you know 99% of our graduates over the last 5 years have passed the NCLEX-PN to become Licensed Practical Nurses? We are currently accepting applications online for our full-time, day Practical Nurse Program that begins on September 2nd. In order to apply to STI’s Practical Nurse Program, you must pass the ATI TEAS exam…

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Mar
25

STI Healthcare Faculty Earn Academic Accolades

Congratulations to three of our  faculty members for their recent academic achievements! Dr. Stephen Alves, Director of the Practical Nurse program, officially graduated from Walden University on January 17th with a PhD in Nursing. His dissertation was a qualitative phenomenological study entitled “Male Students and Stress During Their Nursing Education”.   Jill Ferris, Lead Instructor…

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Mar
25

Medical Assisting Students Are Fully Prepared for Extern!

Due to the current health crisis, clinical experience for STI’s Medical Assisting students will be postponed to a later date.  This year, thanks to the cooperation and collaboration of our community partners, the students will have two experiences. One will be in a Family Practice, Internal Medicine or Urgent Care setting where the students will…

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Mar
25

Family Traditions

Meet Student Plumber, Trish! Plumbing jobs are on the rise, and one of our students noticed that rather quickly!  Meet Trish, who is enrolled in our 750-hour Plumbing Program.  Trish is entering a male-dominated industry, is well-prepared, and ready to go. Trish’s mother is a Cosmetologist and her father and grandfathers were both plumbers.   Her…

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Mar
24

Dual Enrollment Opportunities At STI

Dual Enrollment at Southeastern Technical Institute (STI) allows qualified *in-district high school seniors to attend STI in the evening, while enrolled in their second semester of high school, and graduate from STI within six months to one year from their high school graduation date. Students must attend a high school that has a Dual Enrollment…

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