Professional Certification Aligns Pittsburgh Region with Fastest Growing Job Segment

CAREER TRAINING ACADEMY ANNOUNCES  NATIONAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT CERTIFICATION REVIEW COURSE (NCMA) Professional certification aligns Pittsburgh region with fastest growing job segment.     PITTSBURGH — Career Training Academy (CTA) has announced plans to become a regional center for Medical Assistant Certification Review courses (NCMA). The NCMA prepares medical assistants to take The National Certified Medical

CTA to Host Community Flu Shot Clinics

Flu Vaccination Why should people get vaccinated against the flu? Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can affect people differently. Even healthy people can get very sick from the flu and spread it to others. Over a period of


Career Training Academy (CTA) hosted the Lower Burrell Police Department for active shooter ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate) training to furnish information on how to handle the threat of an intruder or active shooter. This training is based on acceptable tactics for handling an individual person or a group of professionals intent on violence. The training

Education Spotlight – West View Massage Therapy Faculty

Joanna McElwain, Massage Therapy Program Coordinator at West View Campus has been teaching Massage Therapy and Applied General Education courses at Career Training Academy since 2010.  Joanna is a licensed Massage Therapist, Reiki Master and Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork through NCBTMB (National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork).   She is a

Congratulations Class of 2016!

Career Training Academy celebrates the Graduating Class of 2016!  Among the achievement and success honored to all graduates, Career Training Academy recognized the Class of 2016 award recipients at the annual commencement ceremony held at The Syria Shriner’s Auditorium on July 7, 2016.  Congratulations to the Class of 2016! The President’s Award is awarded to

Spotlight on Job Placement Assistance

Dedication to Student and Graduate Success Mission: The Career Services Department provides career related education, experiential learning, professional development, and post-graduate opportunities for the benefit of students and alumni. Career Services & Placement Assistance Graduation is only the first step in a rewarding career. The Career Services staff at Career Training Academy is here to help

Career-Focused Education to Meet the Market Demand!

The healthcare industry is in a near-constant state of growth and innovation and the demand for qualified healthcare professionals is rising. Career Training Academy offers a wide range of career-focused programs to help you thrive in this steady and rewarding field. Apply your analytical and business skills in the healthcare industry! Health Insurance Claims Examiners

Why Licensing Matters in Massage Therapy?

Thanks Upmc East Hospital for the invitation to participate in National Nurses Week! It was our pleasure to provide complementary massages to your nursing staff. This was also a great opportunity for our Massage Therapy students gain clinical, hands-on training and experience. Career Training Academy provides unique classroom instruction, student clinics, community events and off