Traviss Career Center
3225 Winter Lake Road
Lakeland, FL 33803

Phone: 863.499.2700
Fax: 863.499.2706
URL: www.traviss.edu

Director:
Dr. Wayne Dickens

Equity Statement

Student Services

Student Services Contact Information

Phone: 863-499-2700 ext. 262

Applications are currently being accepted - 8:00AM to 2:00pm. Applications will be accepted throughout the year. A waiting list will be established for classes that are full.

You will need two proofs of residency at the time of registration. Registration fees must be paid at the time of registration.

Attendance Policy

Traviss Career Center encourages and expects all students enrolled in programs to attend regularly, to derive maximum benefit from the instructional program, and to develop habits of punctuality, self-discipline, and responsibility. Students are expected to telephone the instructor when absent according to departmental policy.

An adult student may be withdrawn from school if the student misses 60 hours in a semester. The student will receive a warning when he/she has reached 30 hours of absences.

Attendance requirements in programs that lead to licensure and/or certification may be stricter than the Center's overall attendance policy.

Residency Application

Traviss Career Center has a notary on staff, bring the unsigned form to Traviss along with a photo ID.

Residency Application

Student Information

Bullying Information and Prevention Resources

Bullying Information and Prevention

Standing Tall Newsletter

Testing Site

Traviss Career Center is an approved testing site for the following:

  • ASE Certification (Automotive Service Excellence)
    Click here for more information.
  • CASAS Testing (Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System)
    Testing is Offered Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:00am
  • NATE Certification http://www.natex.org/
    Call (863) 499-2700 to schedule an appointment.
  • Microsoft Office Specialist Certification - www.certiport.com
    Call (863) 499-2717 to schedule an appointment.
  • TABE Testing (Test of Adult Basic Education)
    Testing is Offered Tuesdays  at 7:30am and 5:30pm, Thursdays at 7:30am
    $15.00 cash, check, or credit card for adults, free for high school students. Testing will only be offered in the mornings during the summer.

    All students need a photo I.D. Testing fees are non-refundable.

    If you have an A.A. or A.S. degree or higher from an accredited institution or you are enrolling in a program less than 450 hours in length, you are not required to take the TABE test.

    TABE RETEST INFORMATION: There is a 6 week waiting period before retesting. Please call (863) 499-2700 for retesting and scheduling information.

 Traviss Career Center is a Florida Ready to Work Authorized Assessment Center

Please contact Hilda Ringley to schedule an appointment or for more information regarding Florida Ready to Work.

Transcripts

Requests for transcripts must be made in writing to Student Services. There is a nominal fee for transcripts requested by former students.

Virtual Bookstore

http://traviss.textbookx.com

We are pleased to announce that Traviss Career Center has partnered with Akademos, the parent company of TextbookX.com, to provide a new virtual bookstore and marketplace for the Traviss community. Here are some of the many features and advantages of the new website:

  • Book orders can be shipped to your home.
  • In-stock inventory for all adopted titles in both new & used conditions.
  • 24-hour shipping for most orders.

Map & Directions

Traviss Career Center
3225 Winter Lake Road
Lakeland, Fl 33803

Phone: 863.499.2700
Fax: 863.499.2706
URL: www.traviss.edu

Directions

From Lakeland and Interstate 4 - Take US Highway 98 South from Lakeland until you get to Winter Lake Road (State Road 540). Turn east (left) on to Winter Lake Road. Go to Reynolds Road (the first traffic light app. 1/2 mile). Turn right, this is the schools entrance.

From South Lakeland, Bartow and Hwy 60 - Take US Highway 98 North from Bartow or Highland City until you get to Winter Lake Road (State Road 540). Turn east (right) on to Winter Lake Road. Go to Reynolds Road (the first traffic light app. 1/2 mile). Turn right, this is the schools entrance.

From Auburndale, Winter Haven and Haines City - Take US Highway 92 West to Reynolds Road. Turn south (left) on to Reynolds Road and continue to Winter Lake Road (State Road 540). Go through the traffic light, This is the schools entrance.

From the Polk County Parkway - Exit the Polk County Parkway at the US 98 South exit. Travel South on US 98 app. 1/3 mile to Winter Lake Road (the first traffic light south of the interchange). Turn east (left) on to Winter Lake Road. Go to Reynolds Road (the first traffic light app. 1/2 mile). Turn right, this is the schools entrance.

Map to Traviss Career Center