The Innovative Technologies Center at National Park College offers a unique technology oriented educational experience to the local industry, educators, and the community.

Through specialized industrial training programs the ITC will encourage growth in the manufacturing sector.  The Center will also create opportunities for K-12 and college students and teachers to explore the rapidly changing world of technology in a hands-on, project based environment.  As a nexus of people, ideas, and equipment the ITC is a place for knowledge exchange and entrepreneurial experimentation, serving as a gathering space for teaching, learning, sharing and doing. 

 

ITC Tech Talk - October 9th

Innovations in Augmented Reality is the topic of the next Tech Talk scheduled for October 9th at 5:00pm at the ITC.  Click on Community Tech below to learn more and to register.

Makerspace Grand Opening - October 19th

The ITC will host the Grand Opening of the ITC Makerspace on Friday, October 19th from 1:00-3:00pm at 2233 Albert Pike Rd.  Join us and learn what you can do to be a part of the Makerspace movement!

 

CNC Machining Technology Classes 

Local companies are hiring people with CNC skills now!

Visit our Industrial Training page for details about how you can learn CNC skills. Partial scholarships are available for qualified applicants.

 

 

Industrial Training

Our industrial Training Programs offer a variety of ways to build your workforce and your bottom line.

K12 Enhancements

The ITC partners with Garland County Schools to bring fun and engaging tech to the K12 classroom.

Community Tech

Adults and kids alike will love our Summer Camps, CoolTech Short Courses and Maker Space.

ITC Calendar

The next 3 months of the Innovative Technologies Center calendar are displayed below. For more information, see the full NPC Calendar.

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ITC Mission

The Innovative Technologies Center will stimulate economic growth in Garland county and Arkansas by serving as a source of inspiration and unique educational resource for industry and the community at large.

Key Stakeholders

The Innovation Technologies Center will accomplish this mission by providing services to industry, the community of novice creative and budding innovators as well as expert innovators, K-12 students and teachers, National Park College students and faculty.