Students have the option to pursue a Firearms Technician Skills Certificate, tailored to train the graduate for counterwork and sales at retail outlets and sporting goods stores. Students may build upon the Certificate with more advanced courses and learn additional facets of the trade such as stockwork, barreling and chambering, and parts fabrication installation and adjustment, by pursuing the additional Certificate and Diploma.
Brownell's, Cabela's, Big Sky Rifle Company, and Dakota Arms are just a few organizations that have hired PTCC graduates. Since the program's inception in 1980, the average job placement rate has held between 96 and 100 percent. You will graduate with skills in diverse areas such as woodworking, machining, welding and business, and some graduates gain employment in these related fields.