Career Training for High School and Post-Secondary Students

FETC Students

Fred W. Eberle Technical Center Accepts WV High School Students

Fred W. Eberle Technical Center in Buckhannon, WV, accepts high school students from Barbour, Lewis, and Upshur Counties for one- and two-year career training programs. These programs allow students to prepare for the workforce.

FETC programs provide in-class and hands-on experience, along with teaching students the ins and outs of business and industry.  To enroll in one of our of our programs go to our application page.

High School Programs at FETC

Adults may apply for these daytime programs if space is available.

Allied Heatlh

Allied Health

Focus in this program is Medical Assisting and Phlebotomy. Students will gain hands-on experience in labs, physician offices and other health care settings.

Automotive Technology

Automotive Technology

An Automotive Technician is someone who inspects, performs diagnostics and repairs automobiles and light trucks.



Carpentry is a skilled trade in which the primary work performed is the cutting, shaping and installation of building materials during the construction of houses, buildings, ships, bridges, etc.

Collision Repair

Collision Repair Technology

Collision repair technicians are knowledgeable in the field of auto body repair and possess the necessary skills to perform related repairs and custom refinishing.

Computer Repair

Computer Systems Repair Technology

Computer technicians may be employed in the installation of new computer systems or the maintenance, repair, and support of existing computer systems and much more.


HVAC Technician

The HVAC program introduces students to the knowledge base and technical skills of the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning industry.


Robotics and Drones

Students have an opportunity to gain knowledge and develop technical skills in all aspects of the field of Robotics for manufacturing and Commercial Drone Operation.

Therapeutic Services

Therapeutic Services

The Therapeutic Service Program teaches required skills to work and certify as a CNA (Certified Nurse Assistant).

Only High School students may apply for these daytime programs.


Diesel Equipment Technology

Diesel Mechanics repair and maintain diesel engines used to power machines, such as buses, ships, trucks, railroad trains, electric generators, and construction machinery.



Cosmetology is the study and application of beauty treatment. Branches of specialty include:

• Hairstyling • Skin care • Cosmetics • Manicures • Pedicures


Electrical Technician

Electricians may be employed in the installation of new electrical components or the maintenance and repair of existing electrical infrastructure.


Welding Technology

Welding is a fabrication or sculptural process that joins materials, usually metals or thermoplastics, by causing coalescence.