Chemical Technician

Today’s Chemical Industry faces a need to become more competitive and efficient. Operators are continually asked to perform more of the functions of daily plant operations. Local companies including DuPont, Kraton, Cytec, Solvay and Momentive have hired Adult Technical Training graduates and have been essential in building this program.


This class will provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to enter the workforce as Operator Technicians.


Course Content Includes

  • Communications

  • Basic Science Skills

  • Basic Math Skills

  • Equipment Usage

  • Operator Awareness

  • Basic Processes

  • Chemistry, Physics

  • Pumps, Valves & Hazmat

  • Process Instrumentation

  • Distillation

  • Computer Applications

  • Team Building

  • Fans & Heat Exchangers

  • Traps & Strainers

  • Compressors & Turbines

  • Dust Collectors

  • Scrubbers

  • Drive Components and Piping-Ancillaries

  • Chromatography

  • Acids, Base

  • Viscosity

  • Color and Measurement

Time To Complete

  • Nine Months(600 hrs)

Tuition Cost

  • $5,355

Supply Cost

  • $846

Pell Eligible

Classes Are Offered

Spring Quarter - April 20, 2020

Summer Quarter - July 6, 2020

Fall Quarter - September 28, 2020

Winter Quarter - January 4, 2021

Evening Classes

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WorkKeys Assessment

This program has benchmark WorkKeys assessment scores which must be obtained prior to admissions into the program.  Remediation through Aspire or KeyTrain is available for those who do not initially meet the necessary scores.  Click here to learn more.

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Contact to Learn More

John Moore


740-373-2766 Ext. 2030

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Curt Copen


740-373-2766 Ext. 2031

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Need Additional Training?

This program consists of the following classes.  Each class is available as  a "stand alone" for those currently in a plant environment that are in need of additional skills/training.