MTI accepting registrations for winter enrichment classes

(Bradenton, FL—December 5, 2013) Manatee Technical Institute is now accepting registrations for its personal enrichment classes that begin in January.  These short-term, non-credit classes are open to all adults in the community for a nominal fee.  Educational background is...

MTI students redesign TIFF website

(Bradenton, FL—December 5, 2013) Manatee Technical Institute web design students Lizbeth Gonzalez and Daniel Ferrigon redesigned the “To Inform Families First” (TIFF) website http://toinformfamiliesfirst.org/ as a way to give back to the community. TIFF is a non-profit organization dedicated...

MTI is accepting enrollment for new evening classes

Electricity, Automotive, Business, Nail Tech (Bradenton, FL—November 20, 2013)  Manatee Technical Institute is accepting enrollment through December 12 for new, evening career-preparation programs: Electricity, Automotive Service Technician, Nail Technician, Administrative Office Specialist (Administrative Assistant), Medical Administrative Specialist, Legal Administrative...

MTI to hold 17TH Annual Chili Cook-off to benefit United Way

(Bradenton, FL—November 7, 2013) Manatee Technical Institute’s 17th Annual Chili Cook-Off will be held on November 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Students from each program will compete against each other to win the best chili designation.  Tickets...

You’re invited!

Please help students from Manatee Technical Institute and Braden River High School celebrate the success of Feed the Need, an environmental responsibility project funded by a grant from State Farm Youth Advsisory Board. When:  9 a.m. Wednesday, November 20,...

First Responders Challenge Set For November 16, 2013

Emergency!    Quick…Dial 911! When firefighters, police officers or EMTs arrive and take control you aren’t thinking about how they acquired their skills, stay strong and agile with minds completely focused. You just want their help. Now you can watch...

Students’ First Feed the Need Harvest Benefits Local Charity

(Bradenton, FL—October 23, 2013) Braden River High School agriculture students will harvest 100 heads of lettuce and donate them to the Salvation Army at 8:45 a.m. on Thursday, October 24.  The Salvation Army will be there to receive the...

MTI Marine Service Technology students clean up Palma Sola Bayfront

SkillsUSA students from the Marine Service Technology program at Manatee Technical Institute cleaned up Palma Sola Bayfront on Friday.  The students were there to perform boat trials to test the engines on which they had worked.  Instructor Kelly Ewing...

Meet the Instructor: Marina Proskurina, Award-winning Photographer

Whose Art Work will be Published in a National Magazine to Lead Discussion on 10/23 (Bradenton, FL—October 16, 2013)  The Professional Photographer of America magazine will soon publish Wings of Galaxy, one of the creative works of Marina Proskurina,...

MTI culinary student wins trip to Vietnam (Bradenton Herald)

By ERICA EARL — eearl@bradenton.com MANATEE — Dante Valenzuela, a culinary arts student at Manatee Technical Institute, was awarded an all-expenses-paid trip to Vietnam to accompany the French Association of Chefs to Hanoi in 2014. Valenzuela was chosen when...

MTI makes front cover of Design Across the Bay

The American Society of Interior Designers, Florida West Coast division, has included MTI’s Main Campus on the cover and inside their magazine!  You can see the magazine and read the article online by clicking here.

Manatee Technical Institute wins 2 Chowdown honors (Bradenton Herald)

HERALD STAFF REPORT PALMETTO — Students from Manatee Technical Institute won best booth presentation by a culinary school program and first place for desserts Friday at the fifth annual Chowdown for Charity at Riverhouse Banquets and Weddings, 995 Riverside...

MTI culinary arts student awarded trip to Vietnam

(Bradenton, FL – October 10, 2013)  Dante Valenzuela, a culinary arts student at Manatee Technical Institute, was awarded an all-expenses-paid trip to Vietnam to assist with next year’s Village de Chefs in Hanoi.  The group of distinguished chefs from...