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Your neighborhood Fortis Institute in Forty Fort, PA

Medical Assistant, Electrical Trades, HVAC-R, & Commercial Truck Driver Training

Fortis Institute in Forty Fort
166 Slocum Street Forty Fort, PA 18704 (570) 288-8400
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  • Allied Health, Trades and CDL Training Programs in Forty Fort, PA

    Fortis Institute is a Pennsylvania technical school located near Wilkes-Barre in the borough of Forty Fort. At Fortis Institute, we provide quality education to students looking to increase their job opportunities in some of today’s leading career fields. If you live in northeast Pennsylvania and are considering school for training programs in healthcare, or the skilled trades, then look no further than Fortis Institute.

    FORTIS Institute in Forty Fort, PA offers a medical career training program to become a Medical Assistant.  As our population ages and medical technology advances, the prospects are bright for those with the right skills to work in medical offices and clinics. 

    For those who want to solve problems while working with their hands, Fortis Institute has programs in the skilled electrical trades and HVAC.  The Electrical Trades program at Fortis prepares students to enter the electrical field to become a residential, commercial, or industrial electrician.  The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program trains students to service and install heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems.  Train to be an HVAC technician to troubleshoot and repair heating and cooling systems at Fortis in Pennsylvania.

    Our Commercial Truck Driver Training program is designed to help students seek job opportunities in commercial driving for Over The Road, Regional or Local entry level driving positions.  If you live in Scranton, Wilkes-Barre or Dunmore and are interested in CDL training, then the Commercial Truck Driver Training program at Fortis Institute in Forty Fort, PA can prepare you to become a commercial driver. Students will work through advanced driving and maneuvering skills in this intensive and challenging program. Upon completion, students can be prepared for a successful and long-term career in truck driving!

    We offer diploma programs, accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) through our wide range of program offerings. Our student-centered environment allows you to learn from friendly and knowledgeable faculty, experienced in their chosen fields. At Fortis Institute, you can find the key to your career success!


    According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, healthcare and medical career opportunities are forecast to grow over the next decade, due in part to our aging population and increased need for healthcare. Fortis offers a variety of medical and healthcare training programs to help meet this need.

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    The following programs may require licensure or certification to obtain employment. Please find your program of interest to determine if the program meets the educational requirements for licensure or certification in your state.