Adult Education


Welcome to the Adult Ohio Technical Center of Four County Career Center. We are here to help adults of all ages reach their personal and career goals. Admission is open to anyone 16 years of age or older.  Classes are open to all students regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex or handicap.

Whether you are trying to improve your skills for your current job, learn skills to enter a new career, or just want to learn something for your personal enrichment, please consider us as a resource.
  • Get the attention you deserve. Industry-experienced instructors deliver the personalized service and coaching that adult students need to be successful.
  • Get connected with other adults who share similar goals, interests, and talents that can link you to career opportunities.
  • Stay ahead of the competition. Earn critical business and industry certification and credentials and work toward a college degree.
Our friendly staff and wide variety of offerings can help you take the next step toward your goals.

Accreditation Notice

The Adult Ohio Technical Center of Four County Career Center 
Is in the process of reaffirmation of accreditation with the 
Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Any
person wishing to make comments should either write to the

Executive Director of the Commission
Council on Occupational Education 
7840 Roswell Road, Building 300 Suite 325
Atlanta, GA  30350

or submit comments through the Council's web site

Persons making comments must provide 
their names and mailing addresses.

Staff Information

Douglas Beck, Director
Phone: 419-267-2321

Brian Bugbee, Lead Paramedic Instructor
Phone: 419-887-9000
Brian Snyder, Financial Aid & Program Assistant
Phone: 419-267-2282
Dan Frederick, Public Safety Coordinator
Phone: 419-267-2227

Michelle Ohlrich, Secretary
Phone: 419-267-2207
Robert Gubbins, Diversified Industrial Training Coordinator
Phone: 419-267-2369
Cynthia Kinkaid, STNA Program Coordinator
Phone: 419-267-2286

Amy Kolb, Secretary
Phone: 419-267-2253
Josie Lirot, Aspire Coordinator
Phone: 419-267-2242

Linda Loeffler, Secretary
Phone: 419-267-2212

Scott Palmer, Office Manager Arrowhead Campus
Phone: 419-887-9000

Cathy Royal, Lead Paramedic Instructor
Phone: 419-887-9000
Tom Samson, Paramedic Director
Phone: 419-267-2217

Mission Statement

The Adult Ohio Technical Center of Four County Career Center provides labor, market-driven skills training and post-secondary education to the workforce population of Northwest Ohio.

Vision Statement

The Adult Ohio Technical Center of Four County Career Center will be a center for excellence in Career and Technical Education, preparing students for success in local, state, national and global societies.