Ray Shard’s vision – Alive at PTTI

Our Programs


The focus of our Welding Technology and Training Program is on technical knowledge, industry standards, trouble-shooting skills, occupational safety, computerized systems training for “green-collar” jobs in today’s high-tech manufacturing companies.

Manufacturing and Automation

Our students are trained to become super electricians at a higher level. Manufacturing technicians at our school not only learning electrical wiring code, run wires, install panels, etc. but they also know how to maintain high speed and ultra-high-speed manufacturing machines.

Automotive Training & Repair Technician

By the program’s end, our automotive students are trained to maintain, repair, and trouble-shoot cars and trucks. You’ll train to repair engines, breaks, alignments, axles and so much more!

Steam, Sprinkler and Pipe Fitting

Our Steam, Sprinkler and Pipe fitting program is designed to help students gain knowledge, experience and training that include industrial and personal safety, safe pipe fitting operation and practices, pipe fabrication and valve installation, blueprint reading, interpretation of engineering plans, and instruction in basic shop math and perform jobs related to general and boiler pipe fitting, and installation and testing of systems.

Concreting, Masonry and Framing

This program is designed to help students gain knowledge in concrete, construction, masonry decoration and framing works. Students will gain experience and training that include industrial and personal safety, safe operation and practices for using concrete, frame setup and foundation layout, blueprint reading, interpretation of engineering plans and instructions, basic shop math and concrete mixing skills, wall and floor construction, drainage and masonry.

Central Processing and Service

This program will help students gain knowledge in the field of Central Services and learn about International Association of Healthcare Central Service Management (IAHCSMM), educational opportunities, professional development, workflow, processing cycles, basic job knowledge, job responsibilities, compensation, Central Service concerns, career growth, and certifications.

Secure Your Future With PTTI


Our Students stories. Student value PTTI for their future who have successfully secured well paying jobs.

Financial Aid

Our goal is to ease the financing process so that you can concentrate on succeeding in your chosen career program. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.


We’ve found that the best way to ensure our students have jobs by graduation is to build strong coalitions with Philadelphia employers.

Why Choose PTTI

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Comprehensive Placement Assistance

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Industry experienced, veteran Instructors


Day classes and Evening Classes available


Hands on Training and Education

Our Campuses

Main Office

Main Office

Philadelphia Technician
Training Institute
1901 Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Branch Office

Automotive Campus

Philadelphia Technician
Training Institute
7446 Ogontz Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19138

Our Graduates


2 PTTI graduates working for a Major Construction Company in the North East


Welding student, Kayla. In Skilled Trades, there is a huge generation Shift, from ‘Boys can do this and girls can’t

Sherman and Sean Taugher

PTTI takes pride and appreciates the hard work of our student Shawn Taugner who is achieveing great heights and has become an Underwater Welder.


Welding Student, Anthony. An INVESTMENT in KNOWLEDGE pays the best INTEREST


Manufacturing Student who got hired into a major meat processing plant on the East Coast. PTTI allowed me get my life back

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Welding student living the life he wanted

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