• 3D modeling and assembly

  • 3D printers

  • Laser etching materials and manufacturing processes

  • Mechanical and electromechanical systems

  • Electricity/electronics

  • Industrial and light automation

  • Motor control

  • CNC programming

  • Robotics simulation and programming

  • Engineering design, principles and manufacturing

  • How to operate precision manufacturing equipment

  • VEX robotics, including competitions

  • Arduino

  • Lean Six Sigma

  • Safety

  • CPR/First Aid

  • Be a member and participate in SKILLSUSA 

Joshua Kinnison RAMTEC Instructor


Joshua Kinnison


Location: Main Campus
895 Crouse Chapel Rd.
Chillicothe, OH. 45601


  • FANUC Robotics HandlingTool Programming and Operation

  • Fanuc Robotics 2d IR Vision

  • Yaskawa Motoman Programming and Operation (Robot Safety, Robot Operations, FS-100 Operator, FS-100 Programming)

  • FANUC CNC Mill Setup, Programming and Operation

  • FANUC CNC Lathe Setup, Programming and Operation

  • Rockwell Automation; Introduction to automation, AC/DC motors and drives, and Micro 850 configuration, programming and troubleshooting

  • Parker Hydraulics, Industrial Hydraulic Technology: Level 1 Basic Hydraulics

  • SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) Robot Operations

  • SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) Robot System Integration

  • SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) Certified Industry 4.0 Associate Basic

  • SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) Certified Industry 4.0 Associate Advanced

  • SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) Programmable Control System

  • SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) Electrical Systems

  • SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) Industry 4.0 Associate Total Productive Maintenance Management

  • SACA (Smart Automation Certification Alliance) Certified Industry 4.0 Robotics Specialist

  • Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

  • OSHA 10 General Industry

  • First Aid / CPR

Students can earn up to 9 college credits upon successful completion of program courses.

Industry-recognized credentials allow students to demonstrate the knowledge and skills required to succeed in a specific occupation or industry.

Maintenance Technician, Robotics, Technician, Process Technician, Engineering Technician, Automation Technician, Controls Technician, and Engineer (post-secondary education required for some occupations).

Participate as a member of this career and technical student organization.

Participate as a member of this career and technical student organization.

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"RAMTEC is the best part of my school day! I love all of the technology we learn!"


   Class of 2024

"This program offers both hard and soft skills on so many things, it is both fun and challenging!"


   Class of 2024

"I love that I was able to spend time in the lab setting. Learning all of the different equipment and getting all of the certifications is going to help me go far in life!"


   Class of 2023

"I wanted to get a good job in a career that paid well. RAMTEC did just that. I'm still in high school, I make great money, and if I want to go to college after I graduate, my company is going to pay for it!"


   Class of 2023

"RAMTEC is giving me over $20,000 in certifications before I graduate high school. I am continuing on to college for mechanical engineering next year and RAMTEC has helped me be prepared!"


   Class of 2023

"Because of RAMTEC, I started my career while I was a senior; making 35 dollars per hour was my starting pay, while in high school!"


   Class of 2022

"Pickaway-Ross was the foundation that my military training was built on.”


   Class of 2020

"RAMTEC set me up for success in the workforce and college. It was the foundation that my college education was built on."


   Class of 2020