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Ohio Hi Point- Career Center

Engineering & Manufacturing

Electronics Engineering

Electronics Engineering Program Ohio Hi Point Career Center

Program Your Success

Electronics Engineering is a college tech prep program that connects students to the growing and ever changing electronics industry.

The goal of the program is to provide a strong technical foundation; learning skills that include design, maintenance, troubleshooting, robotics and computer systems. Students create and program robots to compete in the annual National Robotics Competition. The program is self-paced, allowing room for a variety of learning opportunities and certifications.

Further educational opportunities after Hi-Point include partnerships with Clark State Community College, Rhodes State College, Sinclair Community College, Edison Community College, and State universities (through CT2).

Students in this program take part in the Ohio Hi-Point SkillsUSA Chapter.

Courses (must complete all required courses for program completion)

Requires Courses:
AC/DC Circuits
Analog Devices
Digital Electronics
Computer Hardware

What Would I Be Doing?

  • Develop an understanding of electronics

  • Design and engineer robotics and PLCs

  • Electronic circuit boarding

  • Design new ways to use electrical power

  • Analyze electronics system requirements


  • 10-hr OSHA

  • IC3

After Graduation?

  • Electronic repair and installation technician

  • Continue education to earn degrees and/or technical certifications

  • Robotics programming

  • Maintenance technician

With Further Training?

  • Computer hardware engineer

  • Electronic technician

  • Robotics programming

  • Biomedical design

  • Communication Engineer & Technician


Michael Kouse

Electronics Engineering Technology Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Welding & Fabrication

Welding and Fabrication Program Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Fuse Your Future

Welders use heat to permanently join pieces of metal in order to repair parts used in various products and construction. Welders, especially those with a wide variety of skills, are needed both in commercial and industrial businesses. This program provides students with a basic understanding of arc welding, oxy-acetylene welding and cutting, plasma cutting, carbon arc, gas metal arc welding, tungsten inert gas welding, and welding safety.

The Welding program offers the potential to earn industry certifications, and you may also be eligible for school-to-work, allowing you to work while still in school, earning money and real-life work experience. Internships and college credit are available through this program. Students in this program take part in the Ohio Hi-Point SkillsUSA Chapter.

Courses (must complete 3 courses for program completion)

Machine Tools
Shielded Metal Arc Welding

Gas Metal Arc Welding
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

What Would I Be Doing?

  • Safety Procedures

  • Oxy-Acetylene

  • Welding Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG)

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding

  • Fabrication and Blueprint Reading


10-hr OSHA

After Graduation?

  • Combination welder

  • Welding equipment salesperson

  • Welding technician

With Further Training?

  • Shop foreman

  • Welder certified inspector

  • Welding instructor


Mark Curtner

Welding Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Structural Construction

Structural Construction Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

A Foundation for Success

The structural construction trades program allows students the critical opportunities needed to have a successful career in construction. Students construct a house from the foundation to the finishing touches within the community that is sold on the market. A brand new house is built every single year.

Students develop a strong foundation in carpentry, masonry, electricity and plumbing and pipefitting during the two-year program. Students also learn current building techniques, estimating, construction costs, blueprint reading and building trade terms.

The program is NCCER Accredited, allowing students the opportunity to earn college credit. Students in this program take part in the Ohio Hi-Point SkillsUSA Chapter.

Courses (must complete 3 courses and apprenticeship or 4 technical courses for program completion).

Required Courses:
Construction Core
Carpentry and Masonry Technical

Structural Systems
Structural Coverings and Finishes

What Would I Be Doing?

  • Build on site project homes

  • Cost estimating and blueprint reading

  • Framing, floors, walls, and roofs

  • Door and window installation

  • Design and build outdoor features

  • Interior trim/finish

  • Install drywall

  • Roofing and siding


  • 10-hr OSHA

  • NCCER Level

After Graduation?

  • Residential carpenter

  • Commercial carpenter

  • Roofer

  • Drywaller

  • Sales representative

  • Finish carpenter

With Further Training?

  • Site foreman

  • Civil engineer/architect

  • General contractor

  • Estimator

  • Project manager


David Marsteller

Structural Construction Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

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