Manatee District Schools excel at Regional SkillsUSA

(Bradenton, FL—February 25, 2016)   Manatee District Schools’ students excelled at the 2016 Region 6 Florida SkillsUSA competitions.  Manatee Technical College students won 53 Gold, 27 Silver, and 20 Bronze medals. Over 430 students from nine schools from five...

Students compete in Skills USA event | From the Sarasota Herald Tribune

By Christi Womack christi.womack@heraldtribune.com Published: Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 5:01 p.m. Last Modified: Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 5:01 p.m. Facts WINNERS A list of winners for the state Region 6 SkillsUSA competition, which was Thursday at Manatee...

Law Enforcement Academy graduates day class

(Bradenton, FL—February 24, 2016) The Law Enforcement Academy at Manatee Technical College held a graduation ceremony on February 24, 2016, for its day class. Fourteen students completed the state certificate program: Lauren Bates, Jason Burchett, Jeramy Campbell, Nina Fester,...

MTC to host FL SkillsUSA Regionals this Thursday, Feb. 25

On Thursday, February 25, 2016, Manatee Technical College will host the annual Florida SkillsUSA Region 6 Skill and Leadership Conference.  Nine (9) schools from as far away as Collier County will be attending the event.  Over 500 students will...

Manatee County EMS to launch pilot program | From ABC 7

It is practiced in other regions, and known by names including paramedicine, social medicine and integrated healthcare. Now, Manatee County EMS is in the process of implementing a pilot program designed to help people stay out of the E.R.,...

Manatee Technical College competes at HOSA regionals

(Bradenton, FL—February 11, 2016) Health occupations students from Manatee and Sarasota counties competed in the HOSA-Future Health Professionals regional competition at Manatee Technical College East Campus on February 3, 2016. Manatee Technical College students garnered 25 medals. The students...

Law Enforcement Academy earns perfect audit award

(Bradenton, FL—February 12, 2016) Manatee Technical College’s Law Enforcement Academy has earned a Meritorious Award from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. The Academy was recognized for accomplishing a Perfect Trust Fund Audit for fiscal year 2013-14. The certificate...

14 graduate from MTC fire academy | From the Bradenton Herald

BRADENTON — The Fire Science Academy of Manatee Technical College graduated class No. 25 on Saturday at MTC’s Main Campus. The 14 graduates were Brett Ameye, Mathew Assenmacher, Garrison Clark, Joe Fleming, Joshua Halloran, Jacob Malezis, Jonah Mallick, Devin...

Nursing students graduate from Manatee Technical College

PN grads June Sturdy, Sarah Delke, and Bona Hallmon listen to speaker (Bradenton, FL—December 17, 2015)   The Practical Nursing evening program at Manatee Technical College held a graduation ceremony on December 17 in Cantrell Hall.  Nineteen students completed...

MTC to host car, truck and bike show | From the Sarasota Herald Tribune

The Automotive Service Technology and Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing programs at Manatee Technical College will host MTC’s Fourth Annual Car and Bike Show on Sunday, February 28, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The family-friendly event will feature a car,...