Community Colleges for excellent careers: Fletcher Technical College



Posted on November 20, 2013 at 9:23 AM

Updated Thursday, Nov 21 at 6:31 AM
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Terrebonne Parish President Michel Claudet told Eyewitness News about the great success Fletcher Technical College is having training and placing workers in highly paid jobs in the oil and gas industry, jobs that pay a starting salary of $60,000.

Eyewitness Morning News asked Chancellor Travis Lavigne to join the show to talk about the Integrated Production Technologies Program, and he brought along Eric Hensley, who is graduating from the program this semester.

Here are some of the courses offered at Fletcher Technical College:

  • Accounting Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Cardiopulmonary Care Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Drafting and Design Technology
  • Electrician
  • Integrated Production Technologies
  • Machine Tool Technology
  • Marine Diesel Engine Technician
  • Marine Operations
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Office Systems
  • Technology
  • Phlebotomy
  • Nursing Welding

For more information about the training available at Fletcher Technical College in Houma, go to their website by clicking here.