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Jamie Pekarick – Student Highlight

April 18, 2019 | Boardman Training

Jamie Pekarick is a student at Boardman Training Center (BTC) and enrolled in the Cardio Phlebotomy Program. Jamie was referred to BTC by a friend after graduating from high school. Prior, to attending BTC Jamie started her own business making shirts and was a young mom. However, the medical field has always been an interest of Jamie’s, and she wanted...

Danielle Larosa – Employee Highlight

March 8, 2019 | Boardman Training

Danielle Larosa is the Campus Director at Boardman Training Center located in Boardman, Ohio. Danielle started the campus over six years ago in April of 2013. The training center began holding classes in the local Boardman High School which happened to be the high school Danielle attended. The campus now offers multiple 24-week programs with numerous staff members. Prior to...

Jenna Lanterman – Student Highlight

February 25, 2019 | Boardman Training

Jenna Lanterman is a student at the Boardman Training Center (BTC) in the Cardio Phlebotomy Technician program. Jenna enrolled in the program after seeing a commercial on T.V. As a child, she needed a lot of blood work due to medical issues and was always fascinated by the process. When it came time to choose a program, that is what...

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...