Byron Martin ATC

The Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center (ATC) is a unique educational venture located at 34th and Avenue Q in Lubbock. Involving South Plains College, the Lubbock Independent School District and a number of community partners, the center is designed to deliver cooperative technical education programs to support the development of a skilled technical workforce for Lubbock and the South Plains region.

At the ATC, South Plains College offers college-level technical education programs and courses that focus on business administration, computer technology, machinist trades and automotive technology. Career guidance, counseling, library and tutoring services support the center's instructional efforts.

Through an extensive continuing education and workforce development program, the ATC also serves the training needs of non-traditional students and workers who need to upgrade job skills or retrain for new jobs. The facility enables South Plains College to collaborate with its educational partners to provide rapid response training to attract new business and industry and customized job training to support and retain existing businesses.

The ATC houses more than 87,000 square feet of instructional space and features high-tech computer classrooms with Internet access, a multimedia distance education classroom with satellite downlink capabilities, a multimedia tiered conference room, and multimedia instructional support library with access to online services. Additionally, the facility houses 13 instructional classrooms with multimedia capabilities, a rapid response training area, millwork lab, metals lab, and automotive technology lab. State-of-the-art equipment in all instructional areas provides students with "high-tech, high-touch" instruction and hands-on application of skills.

Many individuals who need certain college classes to advance in their jobs, find these college classes at the Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center.

 

SPC Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center
3201 Ave. Q
Lubbock, Texas 79411
806.747.0576, ext. 4909

 


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