Monthly Archives: April 2019

A New AP Teacher’s Journey

“I am not sure what to expect, but I am excited,” Rosa Heintz, a teacher at Howard High School, stated eagerly as she discussed her enrollment in the Chattanooga Advanced Placement (AP) Summer Institute last May. Heintz was one of fifteen Hamilton County teachers selected to teach AP for the first time, and her preparation would begin at the Chattanooga AP Summer Institute, a series of workshops for new

April 2019 Newsletter Job Opportunities

Project Management  Senior Technical Project Manager Unum *PMP Preferred  Manufacturing Engineer – Foundry Operations Mueller Water Products *PMP is a plus  IT Project Management Advisor Sedgwick  Director, Operations/Production Whirlpool Information Technology Project Manager Kenco  Project Manager – Hydropower Black & Veatch Transportation Project Manager City of Chattanooga Project Manager – BlueCare Plus BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee See more project management jobs by joining our Project Management Mailing List!  Human Resources  Human

April Instructor Spotlight: Patrick Yates

We had the pleasure of talking with one of our medical career course instructors, Patrick Yates, this month. Patrick facilitates the Medical Administrative Assistant course. With over 10 years of experience in the medical field, Patrick brings unique experiences and knowledge. During our conversation, we asked Patrick about the Medical Administrative Assistant course, why someone should pursue a career as a medical administrative assistant, and how one can advance

April 2019 Upcoming Courses

Professional Development  5/10/19 – Supply Chain Lunch and Learn 5/21/19 – 5/22/19 Project Management Fundamentals Test Prep  5/7/19 – 5/30/19 LSAT Live – Online  6/3/19 – 6/6/19 ACT Test Prep – On Campus  6/3/19 – 7/10/19 LSAT Live – Online Course  6/4/19 – 7/11/19 LSAT Test Prep – On Campus  6/4/19 – 6/27/19 GRE Live – Online  6/11/19 – 7/9/19 ACT Live Online Blitz

AZZ Kicks Off Training with Crucial Conversations

AZZ Inc., a global provider of specialty electrical equipment and welding solutions, engaged the Center for Professional Education to provide training at its Chattanooga location. The company kicked off the professional development with Crucial Conversations®, a training course that teaches individuals how to improve dialogue and engagement. Rhonda Beard, Human Resources Manager at AZZ, states, “We have many new people and people who have been promoted into new positions.

Acumen Wealth Advisors Partners with CPE for Strengths Finders

Acumen Wealth Advisors is a financial planning and investment management firm based in Chattanooga with strong connections to UTC. Both Reese Veltenaar, Managing Partner and Wealth Strategist, and Arie Veltenaar, Client Ambassador, are UTC Rollins College of Business alums. As a growing company, Acumen wanted to leverage their team strengths and skills for the betterment of their clients. With that goal in mind, they sought Strengths Finders. The Center