An Erie non profit

Programs that empower.

We offer no cost programs in career training and the arts.

Adult Career Training

Enroll in certified job training programs. Receive assistance with job placement & professional development.  

Teen Arts

After school art classes for students in grades 7-12. Taught by professional artists in world class studios.

New year, new you

three new programs

Teen Arts Classes

Take no-cost art classes from professional artists using professional equipment. Classes for grades 9-12.

starts February 7

This no-cost 6-month program teaches business fundamentals for artists and creatives.

Starts February 7

Clinical Medical Assistant Training

Earn a certificate of Certified Clinical Medical Assistant at no cost to you.

Coming Soon

Environment Shapes Behavior

We invested $12 million into renovating the Wayne School building.

Learn why environment is central to our mission
Read the story behind the renovation

The Erie Center for Arts & Technology (ECAT) is a community-based educational arts and career training facility that inspires, educates and empowers people of all ages with adult job training and creative youth programs.




Erie Center for Arts & Technology
650 East Avenue, Suite 120
Erie, PA 16503

Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM