OIC Earns National Accreditation
OIC Training Academy recently earned national accreditation from the Council on Occupational Education (COE). Based out of Atlanta, COE offers quality assurance services to over 500 postsecondary institutions across the nation. COE is organized as a nonprofit corporation with the mission to assure quality and integrity in career and technical education.
OIC completed the accreditation process in twenty-one months, which included an in-depth self-study and an intensive review by a visiting team of professional educators. National accreditation will allow OIC to continue to offer quality programs for its students and expand its curriculum in the future. OIC Training Academy is a nonprofit, career-training academy located in downtown Fairmont. The school was founded by the late Rev. Leon Sullivan, a West Virginia native. There are currently 44 OIC’s situated across the United States.
OIC Hosts “Bring a Friend Day”
OIC Training Academy hosted its first Bring a Friend Day on Wednesday, November 5th. Students and their visitors spent the day performing hands-on activities with the Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting, and Pharmacy Technician instructors and learning about the many career opportunities within each field. Students and guests also had the opportunity to tie dyet-shirts and win some great prizes, including gift cards and a 32” LED television. Click here for pictures of Bring a Friend Day!
OIC Dental Students Place Second
The OIC Dental students recently participated in a contest sponsored by Wilson Martino. The students created a one-minute long video promoting Wilson Martino’s dental services. Voting for the contest took place on FaceBook. Click here to see their award winning video.
Day Classes Begin January 28th, 2015. Evening classes will begin on March 2nd, 2015. If you are interested in starting classes at OIC, please contact us at 304-366-8142 . . . or click this link to learn more about enrolling. For more info about start dates click here!