College News Archive

Law Enforcement Career Fair

by erobinson
TAYLOR — Interviews and testing to become law enforcement or detention officers in either Navajo or Apache counties will be conducted, starting promptly at 8 a.m., on Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Northeast Arizona Training Center (Jake Flake Emergency Services Institute), 1840 W. Papermill Road, in Taylor.

Energy grant preparing for jobs

by mnilsson
By Michael Nilsson, NPC Staff WriterWith innovative programs and newly-funded staff, Northland Pioneer College [NPC] sees success as it helps students transition from college life to entering valuable careers in energy and manufacturing.

Pharmacy Technician Training

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — In just four months, you could be working as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) working in a retail or hospital pharmacy.Northland Pioneer College’s Pharmacy Technician Training course this fall will prepare you for the national certification exam, required by most employers in this fast-paced healthcare field. CPhT training also provides a foundation for additional studies to become a registered pharmacist.

Handgun Self-defense workshop

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — Develop your defensive marksmanship and self-defense skills through a one-day noncredit Basic Self-Defense with a Handgun class at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, on Saturday, July 19, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Direct Care Worker training

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — If you are providing assistance with daily living activities to older adults or individuals with disabilities, completing a new eight-week Direct Care Worker course at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low campus qualifies you to receive financial compensation when providing services to clients under the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS).