Optivation offering commercial vehicle inspector re-certification

Optivation, a joint venture of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College, is sponsoring a course in commercial vehicle inspector re-certification as part of its March, 2013, schedule of events. The course for is for commercial vehicle inspectors whose certification is scheduled to expire or has expired within the past six months. This course is […]

Bemidji Auto Value donates scan tool to NTC

In late January, the automotive technology programs at Northwest Technical College received a new Genisys EVO scan tool, donated by Bemidji Auto Value parts store. The scanner was presented to NTC by Charlie Algaard, store manager, and Jim Gunstad, tool and equipment sales representative for Automotive Parts Headquarters, Inc. “This scanner will allow us to […]

Northwest Small Business Development Center offering free legal consultation services

Income-eligible small business owners in northwest Minnesota have access to free 30-minute consultations with business attorneys as part of a joint effort between the Northwest Small Business Development Center and LegalCORPS. LegalCORPS, a Minneapolis-based nonprofit organization, has arranged free, statewide transactional legal assistance for small business owners and nonprofits since 2004. In addition to providing […]

Thirty-one students graduate from NTC practical nursing program

Northwest Technical College and the Bemidji School of Nursing recognized 31 nursing graduates during a pinning ceremony in December. The students received their nursing name tags and were formally admitted into the profession as graduates of NTC’s practical nursing program. Dr. Jeanine Gangeness, founding dean of the Bemidji School of Nursing, commented on what an […]