The new name reflects the current education market that supports a workable environment and supervised adult learners
MIAMI, September 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – CBT College announces plans to become the CBT Technology Institute (CBT) and will be driving communications elements along with relevant updates over the next 4 months to reflect the new brand identity. The transition is a testament to the institution’s serious commitment to transferable skills in the workplace, coupled with the need for innovation and technology. The change was approved and officially approved by CBT’s board of directors last May Florida Independent Education Commission on July 27, 2021.
“Our programs focus on technological advancement in the industry they support and we are fully committed to that practice,” said the President / CEO. from CBT Luis LLerena. “Our mission has always been focused on one key word: technology.”
The name change reflects competency-based campaigns and the organization’s mission:
Where there is a skill there is a way
The CBT Technology Institute promotes an environment for career readiness and communicates this internally and externally through ongoing campaigns in order to support an important component of the brand identity, competence-oriented training. The school was a pioneer in branding the promotion of professional and technical education and with this new name change the commitment was sealed. This transition is more than a name change, it is a renewed commitment to mission. “After the pandemic, new skills will play a key role in rebuilding our workforce community and the CBT Technology Institute will be an ally for employers struggling to find skilled workers,” concluded Mr LLerena.
Adult learner success and employer relationships have been central to CBT’s mission for 33 years. During this time, post-secondary education has evolved and seen rapid changes. The institution’s demographics look for career-relevant programs taught and directed by qualified professionals. “The name change will confirm that our core brand and curricula for our school are geared towards competency-based hard and soft skills” Monica LLerena, Corporate Communications Officer, “Employers are looking for graduates who have both.”
To learn more about the CBT Technology Institute’s programs and events, please visit www.cbt.edu.
About the CBT Technology Institute:
The CBT Technology Institute offers vocational training through a practice-oriented learning approach in the fields of construction, technology and related health areas at its three locations across Europe Miami-Dade County (Tailor’s Bay, Flagler, and Hialeah.) For the past 33 years the organization has attracted thousands of students to the Miami-Dade County Employees at more than 70 graduation ceremonies. CBT’s collaboration with employers, local organizations, and strategic business initiatives has opened up many opportunities for our current students and graduates.
CBT is also listed as a military friendly school and participates in the Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program; as well as has been approved by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to participate in the Student Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) to enroll international students on an F-1 visa. The institute is nationally accredited by ACICS, licensed by the Commission of Independent Education (CIE), and certified by the U.S. Department of Education to receive Title IV funding.
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