Tag: electrical technology

Feb 26 2018

Students Collaborate to Create Beehive Boxes

The high school art teacher, Les Scalf, along with the vocational electricity teacher, Jeff Draper, have teamed up to help promote beekeeping Apiculture both locally and throughout the state.  Local beekeeper Doug Brock, asked them if they would assemble and paint beehive boxes artistically so the boxes could be used to show at farmers markets… Continue Reading Students Collaborate to Create Beehive Boxes

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Feb 22 2018

Electrical Technology Students Build Bee Boxes

Bee Boxes - Seniors

In collaboration with Local Honey Producer Doug Brock the Electrical Technology (construction 2) class had the opportunity to put technical skills into real life practice. Students assembled and built bee boxes. They used technical skills such as: Reading and following blueprint instructions, measuring, using hand and Pneumatic tools. They also used 21st Century soft skills… Continue Reading Electrical Technology Students Build Bee Boxes

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Oct 23 2017

ATC Students Apply Electrical Skills

Junior Electricity Students

The Junior class in Electrical Technology installed. L.E.D. pod lights on a side by side utility vehicle. They used collaborative skills as a class with installation, mounting and wiring. Seen in the picture are three of our Juniors Johnathan Reynolds, Rant Saylor and Joshua Mason.

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Oct 12 2017

ATC Students Complete OSHA 10 Program

Rockcastle County ATC Seniors in the electrical technology program are the first students to complete the OSHA 10 program in this county. This privilege has been made available with the collaboration of the KDE, Rockcastle ATC and Eastern Kentucky University. This is a great opportunity for students to understand on the job safety and earn… Continue Reading ATC Students Complete OSHA 10 Program

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Jun 19 2017

RATC Student Participating in KY FAME Program

Rockcastle County ATC is proud to announce 2017 Senior graduate Abbygail Stevens as the school’s first participant in the KY FAME program. Abbygail is working at TTAI of Somerset and will also be attending Industrial Maintenance classes at Somerset Community College. This partnership allows Abbygail the opportunity to obtain an applied associates degree while working… Continue Reading RATC Student Participating in KY FAME Program

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Apr 29 2016

Electricity Students Visit Safety Training Day

On April 28th 2016, 33 students from the RATC Electrical Technology Program had the opportunity to visit the Jackson Energy Cooperative Safety Training Day. The annual event, often referred to as the Lineman’s Rodeo, was held at the Jackson Energy Farm & Training Facilities. Students observed Jackson Energy Line personnel and People’s RTCC Line personnel… Continue Reading Electricity Students Visit Safety Training Day

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