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Telecom Technical College: Compassionate Education for Everyone

We’ve highlighted our involvement with several Arizona prisons in the past, and how we’re working with the Department of Corrections and DES and other officials to help ex-convicts get an education once they’re released. We feel this is very important work as part of our mission to improve our community through education and compassion. We [...]

By | 2017-10-05T15:47:47+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Success stories|0 Comments

Wireless Safety Standards-OSHA, ANSI, TIA, TIRAP, NWSA: A thousand ways to create a thousand standards.

It’s important for tower climbers to follow safety standards, regulations and rulings to stay safe.  The wireless industry is consistently creating rules and regulations, but are we creating too many?  As the school president of Telecom Technical College and the person responsible for teaching to the standards, the amount of regulations is overwhelming at times [...]

By | 2017-09-21T16:05:40+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Safety training|Comments Off on Wireless Safety Standards-OSHA, ANSI, TIA, TIRAP, NWSA: A thousand ways to create a thousand standards.

The Bahamas Needs our Wireless Family Help!

Tower Riggers Rope Bag – a box 600’ of 5/8 braided rope costs 5,000.00 A training trip to an island of pristine blue waters, Atlantis Tourist Attraction and Cruise Ships destinations lead to a learning lesson for the trainer.  This small but brave group of tower riggers are needing our help with gear [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:17:25+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Telecom Technical College|Comments Off on The Bahamas Needs our Wireless Family Help!

TelTech College Featured in “Inside Towers”

TelTech College's founder Kathy Gill was recently featured in Inside Towers. The article, "Prison Outreach: From 'Vet' to 'Con' to Tower Dawg" talks about TelTech's involvement in helping to turn around the life of one man and how education made all the difference. Kathy recently visited the Manzanita Prison in Tucson. She was accompanied by Anthony Paz, [...]

By | 2017-08-16T18:17:31+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Telecom Technical College|Comments Off on TelTech College Featured in “Inside Towers”

Telecom Technical College Works With Department of Corrections and DES

Telecom Technical College works closely with an amazing team consisting of Department of Corrections (DOC), Dept. of Economic Security (DES) and state agencies that allow us to help inmates get into the wireless industry.  On July 19th, the Tucson, AZ prison was holding an employment outreach event and TelTech asked the DOC if a special [...]

By | 2017-08-03T22:40:28+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Telecom Technical College|Comments Off on Telecom Technical College Works With Department of Corrections and DES

Caring Pays for Itself and It’s FREE

Caring is inexpensive and a company that puts in the extra effort gets rewarded. Studies have shown that greater the stress distractions, the less empathic people tend to behave. Caring pays for itself. According to Daniel Goleman, author of Social Intelligence, “Self-absorption in all its forms kills empathy, let alone compassion. The more attentive we are [...]

By | 2017-07-11T17:59:23+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Telecom Technical College|Comments Off on Caring Pays for Itself and It’s FREE

Telecom Technical College Announces Technical Courses in Spanish

At Telecom Technical College, we recognize the standards and the ability to provide safety and compliance training courses in another language, Spanish.  We have partnered with Tower Safety & Instruction (http://towersafety.com) to provide courses taught entirely in Spanish. Our Spanish courses are taught entirely in Spanish- every activity, narration, video and quizzes. We ensure Spanish-speaking [...]

By | 2017-06-29T19:01:12+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Courses in Spanish|Comments Off on Telecom Technical College Announces Technical Courses in Spanish

TelTech College Is Making a Difference in People’s Lives

When we’re not teaching classes, we spend a lot of time on community outreach, going out and making presentations to raise people’s awareness of who we are, what we offer, and how we can help prepare people for a career in the telecommunications industry. We’ve done presentations to veteran’s groups, we’ve gone to prison facilities, [...]

By | 2017-06-19T19:12:00+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Telecom Technical College|Comments Off on TelTech College Is Making a Difference in People’s Lives

Success Story: 5 Years in Prison to a Successful Wireless Construction Owner

According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics the total incarceration rate in 2011 - 2012 for veterans was 855 per 100,000 veterans in the United States.  About 1 in 37 adults (or 2.7% of adults in the United States) was under some form of correctional supervision at year-end 2015. Telecom Technical School Director, Kathy Gill, [...]

By | 2017-05-31T00:48:36+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Success stories|Comments Off on Success Story: 5 Years in Prison to a Successful Wireless Construction Owner

Is a Career as a Tower Technician Right for You?

As interest in Telecom Technical College grows, so do questions regarding careers in the field. What exactly is a tower technician, also known as a tower climber?  What does it entail? What kind of training will I need? At TelTech, we’re trained to help guide people into careers by providing them all the information needed [...]

By | 2017-05-11T16:28:55+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Careers|Comments Off on Is a Career as a Tower Technician Right for You?
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