Instructional Facilities

Welding Technology at the ATCThe ATC houses more than 80,000 square feet of instructional space which features high-tech computer classrooms with internet access, a multimedia distance education classroom with satellite downlink capabilities, and a tiered conference room. A rapid response training area which can be easily utilized and designed to meet specific training needs is available for customized training.

Specialty laboratories at the ATC include welding and metallurgy labs, automotive technology labs, and introductory health services labs.  State-of-the-art equipment in all instructional areas provide students with high-tech, high touch instruction and hands-on application of skills.

At the heart of the facility is the Information Access Center, a multimedia electronic library which allows students access to a number of on-line services for the purpose of research, career exploration, and classroom activities.

The ATC's computer classrooms and labs are equipped with state-of-the-art hardware and software which are used to train students in contemporary software applications, computer networking capabilities, and computer hardware maintenance and repair. Computer applications and skills used by business and industry are taught in all instructional programs. A sophisticated computer network will allow the center to accommodate 700+ computer workstations.