Baker Tech Institute class completes Heavy Equipment Operator Training course

October 13, 2023

Twenty-five students and their instructors were out on Friday to finish their final tests with the machines. They were driving CAT excavators, dozers, loaders and more around a gravel pit…

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Tech School Graduating Skilled Workers In Prineville

October 5, 2023

Prineville is reaping the benefits of a partnership with Baker Technical Institute. The latest graduating class of heavy equipment operators will meet a demand for the specialty skill as Crook County, and the region, continues to grow.

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BTI offers heavy equipment training in Prineville to address worker shortage

October 5, 2023

Prineville is partnering with the Baker Technical Institute (BTI) out of Baker City to address the nationwide shortage of heavy equipment operators. BTI offers a hands-on, five week training course…

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State of Oregon Selects BTI for Funding to Provide Heavy Highway Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Training

March 23, 2023

Baker Technical Institute (BTI) is pleased to announce the State of Oregon, through the Apprenticeship and Training Division of the Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI), has awarded a $300,000 grant

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California Department of Transportation Selects BTI to Provide Heavy Highway Construction Trades Training

January 6, 2023

Baker Technical Institute (BTI) is pleased to announce that the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has selected BTI to provide heavy highway construction trades training.

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EPA selects Baker Technical Institute in Oregon for $500,000 in Brownfield Environmental Job Training Grants

December 14, 2022

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the selection of Baker Technical Institute in Oregon to receive a $500,000 Brownfields Job Training grant for environmental job training programs funded through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

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BTI’s Partnership with Idaho Transportation Department Wins National Award

November 3, 2022

Baker Technical Institute (BTI) is pleased to announce that their partnership with Idaho Transportation Department (ITD), spearheaded by ITD’s Civil Rights section, recently won a national award for the workforce…

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4-week course teaches post-prison job skills to Oregon inmates

October 14, 2022

Adults in custody at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville have an opportunity to learn a new trade skill for jobs post-incarceration.

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