Is success having financial independence or stability? Is it finding a career you love? Is it making a positive and lasting impact on the lives of others? No matter your definition of success, Berks Technical Institute’s career training programs will help you achieve it. Whether you’re interested in renewable energy or helping people heal, BTI will work with you to ensure you reach your career goals.
Whether you have a way with numbers, are artistic or are passionate about helping people heal, we have a program that will develop your talents and turn your passions into a career. The career and technical training programs at Berks Technical Institute near the Reading, Wyomissing, Saint Lawrence, and Lebanon areas are designed to help you discover your interests and incorporate them into a new, successful career.
We developed our curriculum and our programs to reflect what employers are looking for in new employees in the Wyomissing and Reading areas. We’ve developed relationships with local businesses so we know what employers are looking for and train our students accordingly. We also hire the most qualified instructors to teach you the knowledge needed in the classroom and on the job.
Below is a list of just a few of the technical training programs offered at BTI. Those with an asterisk (*) next to them indicate available evening programs.
As a Drafting Technology student, you will learn the necessary skills to perform manual, 2D and 3D computer-aided drafting (CAD). You will be able to design and produce various technical drawings and plans. Learn more about the Drafting Technology program here.
As a Criminal Justice student, you will learn how to conduct a criminal investigation, process a crime scene, collect and preserve evidence and interrogate a suspect. You may also qualify for an externship with the Reading Police Academy or the Berks County Prison. Click here to take a deep look at the Criminal Justice program.
As a Massage Therapy student, you will learn how to use your hands to offer therapeutic and relaxing services to those in need. Not only will you learn the skills to become a professional Massage Therapist, but you will learn foundational business practices as well. Learn more about our Massage Therapy program here.
As a Business Administration Management student, you will develop a solid foundation in all aspects of business, including accounting, finance, marketing, management, labor, and human relations, business law, and office systems. Learn more about the Business Administration program here.
As a CDL training student, you will learn how to inspect and operate tractor-trailers. Not only will you learn defensive driving and other motor safety regulations in the classroom, but you’ll be able to get behind the wheel. This program is not within the scope of ACICS accreditation. This program is not eligible for Title IV funding. Learn more about becoming a truck driver here.
As a Dental Assisting student, you will learn the skills needed for an entry-level position in today’s modern dental offices. You will have access to BTI’s four Dental Operatories where you can get hands-on experience. Visit the Dental Assistant program page to learn more and take a virtual tour of our operatories.
For a complete list of our programs click on one of the program subgroups above. If you would like more information about these or any of the other career training programs offered by Berks Technical Institute, call us at 866.481.9301 or click here to request more information.