Goodwill Career & Technical Academy

GCTA

The Goodwill Career and Technical Academy (GCTA) provides all Goodwill program participants the opportunity to pursue accelerated, affordable career certifications in a variety of industries. Students of The Goodwill Excel Center are encouraged to dual-enroll with GCTA while completing their high school curriculum to even further advance their post-graduation potential.

Our goal is to provide a workforce of excellence that meets the expectations of our ever-increasing business community.

APPLY NOW!  Click here for the current GCTA class schedule

PROGRAMS INCLUDE:

HEALTH CARE
  • Acute Care
  • Medical Billing
  • Basic Medical Terminology
  • Texas Nurse Aide Exam Review
  • Nursing Assistant (NA)*
  • Pharmacy Technician
SKILLED TRADES
  • Basic Commercial Construction
  • Low Voltage Installer, BICSI Certification
  • EPA 608
  • HVAC Level 1
  • OSHA 10
TECHNOLOGY
  • Computer Support Specialist (Preparation for A+ and Network+ certifications)
BUSINESS PROFESSION
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Leasing Consultant
  • Salesforce Administrator

Goodwill Career and Technical Academy provides training to complete a State Certification Exam for : (under approval from Texas Workforce Commission - TWC)

Building Maintenance Technician

Electrical Helper

Commercial Vehicle Operator

Nurse Assistant Program (NA)

 

The Goodwill Career and Technical Academy Building Maintenance Technician, Commercial Vehicle Operator, Electrical Helper, and Nurse Assistant Program are approved by the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) Career Schools and Colleges. The Goodwill Career and Technical Academy Nurse Assistant Program is also approved by the Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS).

For more information, contact us at: 512.637.7131


* The Goodwill Career and Technical Academy Administrative Assistant Program and Nurse Aide Program is approved by the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) Career Schools and Colleges. The Goodwill Career and Technical Academy Nurse Assistant Program is also approved by the Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS).

GRIEVANCE / COMPLAINT POLICY

  1. All students are encouraged to write their grievance/complaint to their instructor and/or the Director at any time. But students are not discouraged from voicing grievances, but written is preferred.
  2. If the student’s grievance/complaint cannot be resolved, the student will be given the opportunity to place their grievance/compliant in writing. A form will be provided and must be requested from the front office.
  3. Any grievance/complaint can be submitted at any time to the Instructor or School Director and receive a response in three business days.
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    • If the grievance/complaint is not resolved the student has the option to submit their grievance/complaint to the state for review at this address;
      Texas Workforce Commission,
      Career Schools and Colleges

      101 East 15th Street
      Austin, TX   78778-0001
      512-936-3100
  1. A record of any and all grievances/complaints will be kept confidential and in the student’s permanent file, whether voiced or written.  Only formal voiced complaints will be recorded.