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Limited services will be available on Friday, Sept. 20th from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. due to a college training event. Full services will resume at 1 p.m.

Program Information Sessions & Tours


Group Tours

To schedule a group tour, please complete our online Campus Tour Request Form.

Individual Tours

Individual tours are primarily to give you an opportunity to walk around the entire campus to get a feel of the campus atmosphere and get acquainted with the resources available. FOR THOSE LOOKING TO TOUR THE PROGRAMS/FACILITIES ONLY, please refer to the "Program Information Sessions" section below. Individual tours (for those who are not a part of an organization, school, or group) are conducted on Tuesdays from 2pm - 3:30pm only. 

For individual tours, please first complete our online Campus Tour Request Form

Then, on the day of your tour, please arrive at Bldg 17, Rm 101 (CPTC’s Welcome Center) at 1:45pm, as tours will begin promptly at 2pm. Parking is free in any unmarked spot or any spot marked ‘visitor’. When you arrive at the Welcome Center, please inform our front staff that you are here specifically for the individual campus tour.

Tips on Requesting Tours:

  • Requests should be made at least 7 days in advance.
  • The most ideal days to schedule are Tuesday through Thursday.
  • The most ideal times to schedule campus tours are between 9am-3pm.
  • Our tours include a brief presentation about Clover Park Technical College followed by a campus tour.

Programs that are UNAVAILABLE each day of the week:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Cosmetology Early Care & Education Early Care & Education Early Care & Education Advanced Composites
Environmental Science Restaurant Management LNP LPN Arch Eng Design
Health Unit Coordinator     Pharmacy Tech Central Service & Sterile Processing
Nursing Assistant       Dental Assistant
Restaurant Management       Early Care & Education
Surgical Tech       Health Unit Coordinator
        Medical Assistant
        Medical Histology
        Pharmacy Tech

Request CPTC to Visit Your School or Organization

If you would like to request a visit to your school or organization, contact Outreach & Entry Services Manager at 253-589-5800.

2019 - 2020 Program Information Sessions

July 10 September 25 January 22 April 8
July 24 October 23 February 12 May 13
August 14 November 13 February 26 May 27
August 28 January 8 March 11 June 10


Program Information Sessions are where you can meet instructors, view training areas and ask questions. You'll learn about wages, job outlook, tools and supply lists. Walk-ins are welcome, and we recommend that all students attend. Student success offices — like financial aid, advising and enrollment services — are open until 6 p.m. after Info Sessions.

Program Information Sessions are normally held at 3 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. In most cases, program information sessions are held in the facility or classroom where the program is taught. View the Lakewood campus map or the South Hill campus map for program locations.

Program Information Sessions are mandatory for the following programs: Cosmetology, Human Services, Esthetics, Medical Assistant, Electrician Low Voltage Fire/Security,  and Professional Pilot

Program Expos: The college holds Program Expos on the second Wednesday in October and April, with all programs on display in one location in Building 23 on the Lakewood Campus. This allows visitors to visit multiple programs and learn more about each all in one convenient spot. For more information, visit

Additional I-BEST Info Sessions

I-BEST holds info sessions at the regularly scheduled times.

2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 3 pm. Building 10, room 102.

Program Information Session Locations

Program Name Building Location Room Instructor Contact Instructor Phone Instructor Email
Accounting Bldg. 11 144 Lucy Dorum 253-589-5621
Architectural Engineering Design Bldg. 19 201 Poppy Bushnell 253-589-5684
Automotive Collision Technician Bldg. 3 307 Les Tolson 253-589-5624
Automotive Restoration & Customization Bldg. 3 307 Kurt Freeman 253-589-5508
Automotive Technician Bldg. 3 307 Mike Smith 253-589-5528
Aviation Maintenance Technician South Hill Campus Lobby Greg Doyon 253-583-8915
Avionics Technician South Hill Campus   Fiona Johnson 253-589-6073
Aerospace Composite Technician South Hill Campus Lobby John Mensonides 253-583-8934
Bachelor of Applied Science in Operations Management Bldg. 19 105 C Tanya Sorenson 253-589-6004
Central Service Sterile Processing Bldg. 21 107 Christian Griffin 253-589-5556
Computer Networking & Information Systems Security Bldg. 16 209 Jeff Turner 253-589-5713
Computer Programming and Web Development Bldg. 11 111E Joseph Ortiz 253-589-5712
Construction - Residential Bldg. 5 115 Jim Quinlan 253-589-6070
Cosmetology Bldg. 8 Lobby Trish Maquire 253-589-6055
Cosmetology evening program Bldg. 8 Lobby Carine Deleon 253-589-5996
Culinary Arts Bldg. 31 Lab Dean Massey 253-589-6036
Dental Assistant Bldg. 14 107 Hannah Precour 253-589-5967

Digital Entertainment Design and Production Bldg. 11 Studio A Christopher Felch 253-589-5559
Early Care & Education Bldg. 10 125 Lisa Colombini-Hyke 253-589-5574
Electrician Low Voltage Fire/Security Bldg. 14 213 Jim Gordon 253-589-5696
Environmental Sciences and Technology Bldg. 16 102 Kathryn Smith 253-589-5829
Esthetic Sciences Bldg. 8 323 Maureen Shields 253-589-5738
Graphic Technologies Bldg. 11 154 John Moyer 253-589-5667
Health Unit Coordinator Bldg. 21 105 Marla Briggs 253-589-5669
Heating & Air Conditioning Refrigeration/Service Technician Bldg. 25 200/202 Richard Barton 253-589-6051
Hemodialysis Technician Bldg. 21 227 Kenneth Markovits 253-589-5662
Medical Histology Technician Bldg. 21 237 Bekki Haggerty 253-589-4526
Human Services Bldg. 2 120 Robert Welch 253-589-5610
I-BEST Bldg. 10 118      
Interior Design Bldg. 19 202/210 Sunny Schillar 253-589-5596
Manufacturing Technologies Bldg. 25 105 Ken Dam 253-589-5657
Massage Studies Bldg. 8 Lobby Yvonne Meziere 253-589-6093
Material Science: Non-Destructive Testing South Hill   Chuck Musson 253-589-5743
Mechatronics Technician Bldg. 25 103 Jason Sawatzki 253-583-8810
Mechatronics Technician Bldg. 25 103 Carl Wenngren 253-583-8810
Medical Assistant Bldg. 21 122 Michele Jones 253-589-5841
Medical Laboratory Technician Bldg. 21 222 Damaris Colon 253-589-5625
Nursing Bldg. 21 108 Dawn Schuler 253-589-6013
Pastry Arts Bldg. 31 LAB Shelley Newman 253-589-5867
Pharmacy Technician Bldg 21 226 Trisha Autry 253-589-6081
Professional Pilot South Hill Campus Lobby Marshall Collins 253-583-8908
Restaurant Management Bldg. 31 Lab Jennifer Phillips 253-589-5650
Retail Business Management Flexible Scheduling   Ryan Reygers 253-230-8091
Surgical Technology Bldg. 21 113 Kezia Clark 253-589-5530
Welding Technology Bldg. 25 400/403 David Meyers 253-589-5641