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.


The Adult Ohio Technical Center of Four County Career Center 
Is applying for reaffirmation of accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.  Persons 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 their comments through the Council's website (  Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses.

Staff Information

Tim Bowers, 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
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

Rick Busch, Public Safety Clinical Coordinator
Phone: 419-267-2306

Scott Palmer, Office Manager Arrowhead Campus
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.