A Welcoming Message
Welcome to the Pinellas Technical Education Centers (pTEC). Since 1962, pTEC has offered students first-rate career and technical education at our two campuses – Clearwater and St. Petersburg – and at extension and clinical locations. pTEC’s emphasis is on postsecondary education focusing on over 40 exciting career areas and about 60 programs.
pTEC also offers continuing education courses and commercial training services through our Industry Services Department. Approximately 12,000 students per year attend pTEC for full-time career programs, apprenticeship programs, continuing education courses or commercial training classes for industry.
Mission and Vision
Our mission is to provide students the opportunity to develop national workplace competencies to fill the needs of business and industry.
To be our community's first choice for workforce training.
6100 154th Avenue N
Clearwater, FL 33760
(727) 538-7167 - Fax (727) 538-7203
St. Petersburg Campus
901 34th Street S
St. Petersburg, FL 33711
(727) 893-2500 - Fax (727) 893-2776
Tarpon Springs Instructional Service Center
401 East Spruce Street
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
(727) 893-2500 ext. 2588
Pinellas Technical Education Centers (pTEC) is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI).