Herbert J. Hoelter Vocational Training Center

The National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (NCIA) is opening its door to a new Vocational Training Center in East Baltimore. The goal is to provide a myriad of training and job readiness for veterans and returning citizens.

One of the Vocational Training Center’s missions is to equip its participants with marketable skill sets that will afford them career paths enhancing their quality of life. Our vision is for each participant to become a productive member of society.

It is named after NCIA’s Co-Founder and CEO, who has dedicated his 40-year career to providing opportunities for this population.

Additional Information:

  • Each cohort runs for 13 weeks
  • Program participants are employed prior to graduation through our partners.

Our Vocational Programs Include:

  • Automotive Mechanic Training/ Automotive Painting
  • DAYCO Certification
  • ASE Certified
  • CDL Class B License Training
  • Graduates complete program with CDL Class B License
  • HVAC Training
  • Apprentice License and CFC Certification
  • Safety Certified

NCIA Herbert J Hoelter Vocational Training Center

301 South Central Ave.
Baltimore MD 21202

Contact Information:

Gary Antonino


Administrative Office
7130 Rutherford Road
Baltimore, MD 21244

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2621 Lord Baltimore Drive
Baltimore, MD 21244

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7205 Rutherford Road
Baltimore, MD 21244

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301 South Central Ave.
Baltimore MD 21202

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