Institution Name:  Lehigh Career & Technical Institute

Point of Contact: 
Jan Klevis, Director Postsecondary & Workforce Education

E-mail Address:  klevisj@lcti.org

Brief Description of Institution: Lehigh Career & Technical Institute (LCTI) is largest secondary career and technical school in Pennsylvania and the third largest in the US providing technical programs for high school and adult students as well as offering customized training for business and industry. LCTI has been in operation since 1970 and is a nationally-recognized educational facility, focusing on workforce development.

LCTI offers a wide range of innovative training programs with a strong commitment to the manufacturing sector. Labs are resourced with industry-relevant, state-of-the-art equipment to meet the needs of employers and prepare students for today’s high tech workforce. Manufacturing programs include Electromechanical/Mechatronics Technology, Precision Machine/CNC Technology, Welding Technology, Material Handling/Logistics/Forklift Safety and CDL. Classes are taught using a true blended-learning approach combining instructor-led theory, integrated multi-media, online e-Learning and hands-on practical experience. Industry-recognized national certifications are available.

Website: www.lcti.org

Manufacturing Programs:

Program Certification(s) Delivered Credit/Non-Credit
Precision Machine/CNC Technology

Right Skills Now
NIMS Measurement, Materials & Safety


Non-Credit; Credential-based articulation to degree programs available

NIMS Job Planning, Benchwork & Layout
NIMS CNC Milling Level 1
NIMS CNC Turning Level 1
NIMS Drill Press Operations Level 1
Precision Machine/CNC Technology NIMS Measurement, Materials & Safety Non-Credit; Credential-based articulation to degree programs available
NIMS Job Planning, Benchwork & Layout
NIMS CNC Milling: Operations Level 1
NIMS CNC Turning: Operations Level 1
NIMS Drill Press Operations
NIMS Manual Milling Skills I
NIMS Turning Operations: Turning Between Centers
NIMS Turning Operations: Turning Chucking Skills
NIMS Grinding Skills I
NIMS CNC Turning: Programming Setup & Operations
NIMS CNC Milling: Programming Setup & Operations
NIMS Manual Milling Skills II
NIMS Turning II (manual)
NIMS Drill Press Skills II
NIMS Grinding Skills II
NIMS CNC Milling Skills II
NIMS CNC Turning Skills II
NIMS EDM — Plunge
Welding Technology American Welding Society (AWS) D 1.1, 1.5 Limited thickness 1G, 2G, 3G, & 4G on carbon steel plate with processes SMAW & FCAW Non-Credit; Articulation to degree programs available
AWS D 1.1, 1.5 Unlimited thickness 1G, 2G, 3G, & 4G on carbon steel plate with SMAW & FCAW
AWS Entry Level I according to AWS EG 2.0.2008
AWS Advanced Level II according to AWS EG 3.0.1996
Electromechanical/Mechatronics Technology PMMI Non-Credit; Articulation to degree programs available

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