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Delta Technical College

Ridgeland, MS

6 Programs

Available Programs

  • Journeyman Welder
    Building Systems, Construction, and Manufacturing

    The Journeyman Welder Program prepares students for entry-level employment in the welding field. Delta Tech’s welding program provides students the skills and hands-on training needed to become a proficient pipe welder using SMAW and TIG processes. Welding classes teach students MIG & flux core welding and provide students skills in pipe welding and manufacturing.

    Delta Tech’s welding training also teach field and shop safety, pipe fitting skills and basic blueprint readings. The Journeyman Welder Program offers a greater scope of welding processes and allows the student additional time to become polished in a certain specialty.

    Students will receive Delta Tech welding certifications (see Delta Tech Journeyman Welder Certifications section below) and, upon meeting graduation requirements of the program, the student will receive a diploma.

  • HVAC/R - MAR Technician
    Building Systems, Construction, and Manufacturing

    Delta Tech’s HVAC/R–MAR (Refrigeration and Major Appliance Repair) Technician Program provides students installation, repair and maintenance training for the heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration industry. The HVAC program also provides installation and repair training for the major appliance industry.

    HVAC training at Delta Tech includes extensive hands-on experience as well as theory, equipment components and operation. Students gain the basic knowledge and skills needed to become an entry-level employee in the HVAC/R-MAR industries.

    Successful completion of the program will entitle the student to a diploma in HVAC/R-MAR. The student is also required to take and pass the EPA Section 608* Core certification exams.

    *The student must take and pass the Core Type I and Type II certification exams.

  • Cosmetology
    Cosmetology and Wellness

    Delta Tech’s Cosmetology Program provides students with entry-level skills relating to hair, nails and skin with an emphasis on hygiene, sanitation, customer relations and salon management.

    Cosmetology classes at Delta Tech provide the student with theory and skills training in basic haircutting, hair styling and hair coloring. Cosmetology training also includes nail and skin care education.

    After completing Delta Tech’s cosmetology school, the graduate will be able to perform the basic facial, including but not limited to, masks, specialized facials and manual care. The graduate will also leave with confidence in manicuring, pedicuring and advanced nail services. He/she will also have a working knowledge of industry sanitation and disinfection practices.

  • Dental Assisting
    Medicine and Health Care

    The Dental Assisting Program at Delta Technical College provides entry-level theory and hands-on training in basic and routine clinical and office tasks. This program will equip the dental assistant with the skills required to perform in a clinical, laboratory or office setting.

    Delta Tech’s dental assistant program will prepare students to assist in laboratory procedures, x-ray procedures, CPR and patient assessments. He/she will also be able to perform sterilization and infection control techniques, clinical procedures and equipment maintenance. In some venues, the dental assistant is expected to effectively handle administrative office procedures, including electronic record keeping, keyboarding, billing, coding, insurance claims and scheduling.

    Delta Tech’s dental assistant training provides students a thorough understanding of dental-related ethics and other business principles that impact the physician’s relationship with the patient. Delta Tech also offers a continuing education course in dental radiology.

    For dental assistant certification, students are required to take DANB certification (Dental Assisting National Board) which includes: RHS (Radiology Health & Safety) and ICE (Infection Control Exam).

  • Medical Assisting
    Medicine and Health Care

    The Medical Assisting Program at Delta Tech provides entry-level theory and hands-on training in basic and routine clinical and administrative tasks. Medical assistant training provides students the skills needed to perform in either a clinical or office capacity.

    The graduate will be able to assist in EKG, x-ray procedures, first aid and phlebotomy. Delta Tech’s medical assistant program also gives students hands-on training to perform clinical procedures, prep a patient for physical exams and assist the physician with other exams. The medical assistant may also help the physician with minor surgical procedures and can sterilize and care for instruments.

    In some cases, the medical assistant is expected to effectively handle administrative office procedures including digital record keeping, inputting data, billing, coding, scheduling, transcribing and handling insurance claims.

    The medical assistant possesses a thorough understanding of health-related ethics and other business principles affecting the doctor’s relationship with the patient. For medical assistant certification, Delta Tech prepares students to take the Nation Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) National Medical Assistant (NCMA) Certification Exam at the end of the externship.

  • Professional Truck Driving
    Truck Driving, Transportation, and Mechanics

    The 20-day CDL (commercial driver’s license) Training Course teaches students procedures and techniques through hands-on experience and classroom theory. Through Delta Tech’s CDL training, students will learn how to correctly and safely perform required skill standards and be trained for an entry-level position.

    Delta Tech’s CDL course will help prepare the student to pass the state licensing exam and obtain a CDL with the issuing state. The CDL classes provide the student knowledge of the issuing state’s CDL, driver safety, air brakes, combination vehicles, log books, trip planning, public and employee relations requirements.

    Upon meeting completion requirements of the course, the student is entitled to a certificate of completion.

    Accreditation

    Delta Technical College is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C-624.

    Delta Technical College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools & Colleges (ACCSC).

    Disclosure

    For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the
    program, and other important information, please visit our website at: https://deltatechnicalcollege.com/home/gainful-employment/

Accreditation

Delta Technical College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools & Colleges (ACCSC). For 45 years, the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) has been at the forefront of establishing and advancing quality education at post-secondary schools and colleges.

Disclosure

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at https://deltatechnicalcollege.com/home/gainful-employment/.

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