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Your neighborhood Fortis Institute in Forty Fort, PA

Medical Assisting, Massage Therapist, Electrical Trades, HVAC-R, & Commercial Truck Driver Training

Fortis Institute in Forty Fort
166 Slocum Street Forty Fort, PA 18704 (570) 288-8400

Fortis Institute Forty Fort campus will continue delivering classroom program content via online and remote modalities. At this time, we must refrain from continuing any Commercial Driving Range and Road activities in compliance with the PA Governor’s 3/19/2020 order.  We will update all students when Commercial Driving Range and Road activities may resume.  Ensuring a safe environment for students and employees is our highest priority and we are following all CDC and local guidelines.  If you are a student and have not been contacted by your campus leadership, or are having connectivity issues, please reach out to your Program Director via cell phone or email for more information. If you are interested in learning more about Fortis healthcare or other programs, please call 855.436.7847 to learn how new students can enroll and start with online remote delivery of their career education.

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  • Training Programs & Institutes in Forty Fort, PA

    The FORTIS Institute in Forty Fort, PA was formerly known as Allied Medical and Technical Institute.  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, the skilled trades or massage, then look no further than FORTIS Institute.

    FORTIS Institute in Forty Fort, PA provides allied health and medical career training programs including Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant Technician and Phlebotomy and Laboratory 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. The Massage Therapist program is also popular in Pennsylvania for those who want a career field with flexible hours as many graduates work as part time and full time massage therapists.

    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 specialized degrees and diplomas, accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) through our wide range of programs. 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!