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Shelby Timms – Student Highlight

February 19, 2019 | Boardman Training

Shelby Timms is a student at Boardman Training Center (BTC) and enrolled in the Medical Office Specialist program. Shelby decided to enroll in BTC after seeing an ad on Instagram and immediately reached out by phone because she knew she needed a career change. Prior to attending BTC Shelby ran training operations for a small business called Rise Pies. Shelby...

Student Highlight Boardman Training Center – Deirdre Turner

January 24, 2019 | Boardman Training

Deirdre Turner is working on obtaining her medical certification as a phlebotomist through Boardman Training Center (BTC). Before attending Boardman Training Center, Deirdre went to school at Trumbull Business College in Warren, PA. She worked at General Motors but was laid off and realized that Trumbull was not the best fit for her. Deirdre wanted a more hands-on experience within...

Student Highlight Boardman Training Center – Sarah Borngesser

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Sarah Borngesser is enrolled in the Medical Office Specialist, EKG Technician, and Cardio Phlebotomy programs at Boardman Traning Center (BTC). Before attending Boardman Training Center, Sarah was working at a call center and eventually got tired of not having a degree. Sarah wanted more out of life and began her studies at a school in Florida. However, soon realized that...

5 Benefits to Pursuing a Professional Certification

June 12, 2018 | Boardman Training

Throughout our life, we want to make ourselves stand out among co-workers, peers, and, of course, to prospective employers. Being a candidate for a job opening can be a pivotal time in anyone’s life, and as the candidate, you want to make sure that employers see what you can bring to the table that will benefit them and their company....

Q&A with Boardman Training Center student, Michelle Rucci

June 5, 2018 | Boardman Training

What were you doing before coming to BTC? Prior to attending BTC I was a secretary. Why did you choose BTC? I chose BTC because of the price and the location. What do you think about your classes? I like my classes, I think the setup of how we follow along in the book is set up well.  What do...

Q&A with Boardman Training Center student, Hailee Dutton

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What were you doing before coming to BTC? Prior to attending BTC I was working as a bartender thinking of how to better my life. Why did you choose BTC? I chose BTC because one of my friends told me about the program. I scheduled an appointment to come and check it out and I liked the people and environment....

Q&A with Boardman Training Center student, Donna Fero

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What were you doing before coming to BTC? I’m currently a restaurant manager, so I work a lot. I also have three (adult) children. My youngest is graduating this year so I figured I can finally start a new path! Why did you choose BTC? I chose to attend BTC because a good friend of mine did the program and...

Q&A with Boardman Training Center student, Vanessa Sierra

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What were you doing before coming to BTC? Prior to attending BTC I was living in New Jersey where I was unable to continue going to school where I was due to the many health issues that I had. Once I moved to Ohio I knew instantly that I wanted to pursue a career in healthcare so I can pass...

Q&A with Boardman Training Center student, Tia Marapese

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What were you doing before coming to BTC? Prior to attending BTC I was attending the Dental Assisting program in Youngstown. I decided to leave that program because I felt I wasn’t getting the best education. Why did you choose BTC? I chose to attend BTC because it’s local and the classroom size is small so you can have one...