Category: Business and Industry Services

September 4, 2019

Caddo Kiowa Technology Center is named a Gold Star School Accepting the Gold Star Award this year are Jason Mindemann, Construction Technology Instructor; Laci McCool, Adult and Continuing Education Coordinator; and David Darnell, Facility and Maintenance Director. CKTC was named a Gold Star School at the annual OKACTE Summer Conference held in Oklahoma City in…

June 3, 2019

Dr. Joe Ely, Business and Industry Services Director at Caddo Kiowa Technology Center, recently graduated from the University of Oklahoma Economic Development Institute at the OU EDI Spring session held in Indianapolis, Indiana. OU EDI is an intensive 117-hour certificate program which provides a broad spectrum of advanced education for the economic development professional. Mary…

May 13, 2019

Shawn Freie, Small Business Management Coordinator, recently attended the Delaware Nation celebration for the first annual non-gaming economic development dividend recognition ceremony. At this momentous event, the Delaware Nation Economic Development Authority presented a dividend check to the Delaware Nation for its non-gaming business endeavors. “This is huge for the Delaware Tribe and for CKTC,”…

February 26, 2019

CKTC students continue to make groundbreaking leaps into nontraditional careers Jobs that were considered an unconventional career choice for women some 30 years ago are no longer labeled as such. According to the United States Department of Labor – Women Bureau, those careers include lawyers, physicians and butchers to name a few. Unbeknownst to Leisha…

February 6, 2019

Another CKTC Taxpayer at Work: Stormy Johnson Stormy Johnson (Anadarko) came to Caddo Kiowa Technology Center a year ago to get her CDL. This certificate got her a job driving a trash truck, but the vehicle was an automatic. So with another job waiting for her (which involved driving a standard), she came back to…

December 13, 2018

National Outstanding Training Project award is given to Truck Driver Training program at CKTC The Association for Career and Technology Education PACE Division recognizes outstanding training projects for providing exceptional, industry-specific training. Last spring, the Truck Driver Training program at Caddo Kiowa Technology Center won the Outstanding Training Project award for the state. This recognition advanced…

October 26, 2018

CKTC’s Vehicle Extrication training is a huge success No one wants to be in a severe car crash. However, if it happens, Caddo Kiowa Technology Center is doing its part to help train firefighters on vehicle extrication. CKTC recently held their Vehicle Extrication class. Expert trainers were on hand to work with participants on using…

September 18, 2018

CKTC holds 50th Anniversary Celebration Caddo Kiowa Technology Center, one of the first technology centers in the state, recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. With construction completed in September 1968, CKTC opened its doors to the public for the first time. The school had 11 programs and 200 students. Today, the school has an enrollment of…

September 13, 2018

Caddo Kiowa Technology Center is named a Gold Star School   Accepting the Gold Star Award this year are Dr. Joe Ely, BIS Director; Laurie Stocking, LPN Director; and Staci Repp, Student Services Director. CKTC was named a Gold Star School at the annual OKACTE Summer Conference held in Oklahoma City in August 2018. This…