The Career and Technical Education Center is a state-of-the-art facility accommodating programs and equipment that require a large square footage footprint to house specific equipment. CTEC provides students a hands-on training facility that will give them a chance at better employment and the ability to stay in Prescott to go to school instead of leaving the area to attend technical schools.
Located near the Prescott Airport (adjacent to the Ruger Production Building), the 108,000 sq. ft. building sits on an 8-acre site. Just a few of the many classes and programs are listed below.
Automotive Technology, Diesel Technician, Gunsmithing, Auto Body Paint and Collision Technology, Automotive Master Technician, Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) Machining, Welding - Certificate, Hotel & Restaurant Management, Computer Networking Technology, Nursing, Radiologic Technology, Cybersecurity Specialist, Paramedicine
U.S.VETS is a private non-profit organization providing housing, employment and counseling services to our nation?s veterans, the men and women from all branches of the armed forces who have served their country from World War II to the current conflict in Afghanistan. With 20 residential sites and 9 service centers in 13 cities across 5 states, the District of Columbia and the territory of Guam, U.S.VETS personnel go into the local community to find homeless veterans and guide them to crucial services that might help alleviate the challenges they face as a result of their homelessness. The range of services includes housing and employment assistance, as well as access to veterans benefits and treatment for mental and physical health problems and substance abuse.
The National Court Appointed Special Advocate Association, together with its state and local member programs, supports and promotes court-appointed volunteer advocacy so every abused or neglected child in the United States can be safe, have a permanent home and have the opportunity to thrive. There are nearly 950 CASA/GAL programs in 49 states recruiting, training and supporting volunteers to represent the best interests of children who have been neglected or abused, in the courtroom and other settings.
The Central Arizona Fire and Medical Authority (CAFMA) was formed as the first Fire Authority in the State of Arizona on October 15, 2015. CAFMA staffs ten full-time and two reserve stations covering 254 square miles of Yavapai County. We are nestled between the Bradshaw and Mingus Mountain ranges and our coverage area encompasses approximately 100,000 residents between the communities of Chino Valley, Prescott Valley, Dewey-Humboldt and unincorporated Yavapai County.