Career and Technical Education offers a complete range of career options for all students, helping them to discover their interests and the educational pathways that lead to success.  These programs offer students the opportunity to achieve industry-recognized certifications, work-based learning experiences, and articulated college credits.  CTE helps students gain the technical skills, rigorous academic foundation, and real-world experience they need for post-secondary education and a high-skill, high-wage, high-demand career.

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Fort Pierce Central
ProgramPotential Industry Certifications / Credentials
Aerospace Technologies
  • Small UAS Safety Certification
Allied Health
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Certified First Responder (EMT)
Allied Health - FPC

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  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair
  • ASE Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair G1
  • Florida Automobile Dealers Association (FADA) Certified Technician
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Criminal JusticeMost areas of law enforcement and criminal justice require some level of post-secondary education in order to complete the requirements for credentialing or certification. Therefore, these credentials are not available to high school students. However, students in our Criminal Justice Programs all have the opportunity to become certified in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and/or Accredited Legal Professional (ALP).
Culinary Arts
Digital Media / Multimedia Design
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Video Communication Using Adobe Premiere Pro 
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Web Authoring Using Adobe Dreamweaver 
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Interactive Media Using Adobe Flash Professional
Game Simulation / Animation / Visual Design
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exam for Flash Professional
Java Development and ProgrammingOracle Certified Associate (OCA): Database
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP): Java Programmer
Microsoft Academy
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Bundle Certification
Networking
  • CompTIA A+
Oracle Database Programming
Teacher Assisting


Web Development
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Web Communication Using Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Rich Media Communication Using Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
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Fort Pierce Westwood High School
ProgramPotential Industry Certifications / Credentials
Agritechnology
  • Agritechnology Technician
  • Small UAS Safety Certification
Allied Health
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Certified First Responder (EMT)
Allied Health - FPW


  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Criminal JusticeMost areas of law enforcement and criminal justice require some level of post-secondary education in order to complete the requirements for credentialing or certification. Therefore, these credentials are not available to high school students. However, students in our Criminal Justice Programs all have the opportunity to become certified in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and/or Accredited Legal Professional (ALP).
Culinary Arts
Microsoft Academy
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Bundle Certification
Veterinary Technology
  • Certified Veterinary Assistant
Web Development
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Web Communication Using Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Rich Media Communication Using Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
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Port St. Lucie High School
ProgramPotential Industry Certifications / Credentials
Allied Health
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Certified First Responder (EMT)
Allied Health - PSLH

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  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Applied Cybersecurity
  • MICRO077  Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) - Security Fundamentals
  • MICRO078  Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) – Networking Fundamentals
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair
  • ASE Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair G1
  • Florida Automobile Dealers Association (FADA) Certified Technician
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Carpentry
  • NCCER Carpentry Level 1
  • NCCER Carpentry Level 2
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Culinary Arts
Digital Design
Microsoft Academy
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Bundle Certification
Project Lead the Way / Biomedical Sciences

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Technical Design
TV Production
Web Development
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Web Communication Using Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Rich Media Communication Using Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
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St. Lucie West Centennial High School
ProgramPotential Industry Certifications / Credentials
3D Animation
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Rich Media Communication Using Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Premier Pro

Accounting Operations
Allied Health
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Certified First Responder (EMT)
Allied Health - SLWC

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  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair
  • ASE Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair G1
  • Florida Automobile Dealers Association (FADA) Certified Technician
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Criminal JusticeMost areas of law enforcement and criminal justice require some level of post-secondary education in order to complete the requirements for credentialing or certification. Therefore, these credentials are not available to high school students. However, students in our Criminal Justice Programs all have the opportunity to become certified in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and/or Accredited Legal Professional (ALP).
Culinary Arts
Digital Video Production Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Premiere Pro

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Early Childhood Education
  • Early Childhood Professional Certificate (ECPC)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and First Aid
Microsoft Academy
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Bundle Certification
Promotional Enterprise
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication with Adobe Photoshop
Web Development
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Web Communication Using Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Rich Media Communication Using Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
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Treasure Coast High School
ProgramPotential Industry Certifications / Credentials
Allied Health
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Certified First Responder (EMT)
Allied Health - TCHS

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  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Automated Manufacturing Technology
Criminal JusticeMost areas of law enforcement and criminal justice require some level of post-secondary education in order to complete the requirements for credentialing or certification. Therefore, these credentials are not available to high school students. However, students in our Criminal Justice Programs all have the opportunity to become certified in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and/or Accredited Legal Professional (ALP).
Culinary Arts
Digital Media / Multimedia Design
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Video Communication Using Adobe Premiere Pro 
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Web Authoring Using Adobe Dreamweaver 
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Interactive Media Using Adobe Flash Professional
Engineering Technology
Industrial Biotechnology
International Business
Microsoft Academy
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Bundle Certification
Teacher Assisting


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Lincoln Park Academy
ProgramPotential Industry Certifications / Credentials
Digital Media / Multimedia Design
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Video Communication Using Adobe Premiere Pro 
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Web Authoring Using Adobe Dreamweaver 
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Interactive Media Using Adobe Flash Professional
Gaming and Simulation
Project Lead-the-Way / Engineering
  • Engineering Core Certification
  • Autodesk Certified User-AutoCAD
  • Autodesk Certified User-Revit
  • Autodesk Certified User-Inventor
Technical Design
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Staff

Michael Carbenia

Director, Career & Technical Education
(772) 429-3963
(772) 429-3962 (Fax)
michael.carbenia@stlucieschools.org

Karen Lucas-Brown

Program Specialist
(772) 429-3961
(772) 429-3962 (Fax)

Dana Caputo

Program Specialist
(772) 429-4642
(772) 429-3962 (Fax)

Aliesha Seitz

Program Specialist
(772) 429-5559
(772) 429-3962 (Fax)
Non-Discrimination Policy

Lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in Career and Technical Education Programs.

The district may assess each student’s ability to benefit from specific programs through placement tests and counseling, and, if necessary, will provide services or referrals to better prepare students for successful participation.

No person shall, on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, marital status, medical condition, national origin, political beliefs, pregnancy, race, religion, religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity, or in any employment conditions or practices conducted by this School District, except as provided by law.

The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries and complaints regarding the School Board’s non-discrimination policies: Non-Discrimination Policy Inquiries and Complaints by Students, Parents, Applicants for Admission to School, and all others except Employees and Applicants for Employment:
DIRECTOR OF STUDENT SERVICES
School Board of St. Lucie County, Florida
4204 Okeechobee Road Fort Pierce, Florida 34947
Telephone: (772) 429-4510 Facsimile: (772) 429-4528
E-mail: SS-GRV@stlucieschools.org

Inquiries and Complaints under SECTION 504 OF THE REHABILITATION ACT OF 1973 should be directed to the School Board’s Section 504 Compliance Officer, the Director of Student Services, contact information listed above. If due to a disability you need special accommodations to receive School Board information or to participate in School Board functions, call (772) 429-3600 and ask for the School Board Secretary. Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) phone (772) 429-3919.