Explore an Education in Electronics Recycling
Electronic Recycling involves the sorting and disassembly of electronics that people and businesses are no longer using. Many of these devices are outdated or no longer work. Even though they are old, they still contain valuable materials that can be reused to make new products. An important step in that process is handled in Electronic Recycling Centers!
Build a strong foundation in Electronics Recycling and Refurbishment at VTEC. Curriculum includes the use of special tools, equipment, and understanding of electronics. Students also learn safety skills needed to work in an industrial setting.
In VTEC’s Electronic Recycling Program, you will learn everything you need to know about becoming an Electronic Recycling Technician. Students learn how to safely handle and categorize all the commonly processed components. They even get to learn with their own set of tools! Our courses are taught in our interactive skill labs, meaning learning is hands-on. It’s a great way to learn!
Here is a small sample of what you can learn in our twelve-week program:
• Equipment Drop Off
• Processing and Disassembly
• Tool Maintenance and Storage
• Inventory Control
• CPR and First Aid
In today’s job market, having the right skills is only one aspect of success. Not only will you learn skills needed for Electronic Recycling, but you will also learn the professional and personal skills you need to pursue a job in your chosen field.
• Interview Skills
• Time Management
• Personal Budgeting
• Creative Problem Solving
• How to Write a Professional Resume
• Decision Making
• Conflict Resolution
Students will be awarded a certificate of skills mastery upon completion of the course. This certificate lets employers know that you have the skills needed to excel. Upon graduation students will be have passed the NAID (National Association of Information Destruction) Access Employee Training Test and be certified in CPR and basic first aid!
How to Get Started
Now that you know what the Electronics Recycling program at VTEC is all about, it is time to take the next step! Just click the “More Information” button to get in touch with our staff. Enrolling in VTEC is easy, and in many cases, our students qualify for tuition assistance to get them on the fast track to their future! There may even be transportation options available in your area! So don’t wait. Click below to get in touch with our staff today!