In the summer of 1961, Apex offered its first courses in Refrigeration and Stationary Engineering. Soon thereafter Apex was selected to be the official training school for a specialized Apprentice Training Program for Stationary Engineers that was sponsored by both New York State and the U.S. Department of Labor Apprentice Training Committee.
The first vocational courses in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning were introduced.
In May, the first Automotive students were enrolled. Then, in October, the first welding courses began.
Apex moves to 635 Avenue of the Americas on 19th Street in Manhattan.
Apex celebrates its silver anniversary – 25 years!
Apex introduced the Auto Body Repair Program in September.
The Electrical and Advanced Electrical Program was introduced.
Apex celebrates its golden anniversary – 50 years!
Apex moves to Long Island City, Queens.