MTI student wins honorable mention in Congressional art competition

Manatee Technical Institute student Marcos Aviles received an honorable mention in the 2013 Congressional Art Competition.  Aviles is a high school student in the digital design program at MTI.  According to Aviles, a junior, “I wasn’t going to enter the...

Romine new MTI Law Enforcement Academy director

Today is Jay Romine’s first day on the job as the new director of Manatee Technical Institute’s Law Enforcement Academy.  The recommendation to appoint him to the position was approved at last night’s School Board meeting.  The recently retired...

MTI wins at Florida SkillsUSA

(Bradenton, FL—May 6, 2013)   At an awards ceremony on May 3, Manatee Technical Institute presented 84 medals to the MTI students who won first, second or third at the 2013 Florida SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills Conference, which was held...

MTI dental assisting program receives $1,000 from state orthodontic association

The Florida Association of Orthodontists awarded $1,000 to the Manatee Technical Institute Dental Assisting program in recognition of its excellence in providing high quality orthodontic training and state certification and assisting in the certification of alternatively trained orthodontic assistants. ...

MTI students win first in FL in Ford/AAA Auto Skills

(Bradenton, FL—April 22, 2013)  Two of Manatee Technical Institute’s high school Automotive Technology students, Wade Ingram and Skyler Bellows, won first in the State of Florida in the Annual Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Challenge State Hands-On Competition.The MTI student...

180 MTI students inducted in honor society

(Bradenton, FL—April 18, 2013)   Manatee Technical Institute inducted 180 students into the National Technical Honor Society in Cantrell Hall last night.  Induction into the honor society is one of America’s highest awards for excellence in career and technical education....

Multicultural Festival Celebration

Celebrating “Cinco de Mayo” on May 3 (Bradenton, FL) The Farmworker Education and Services Program, the Latino community, and Manatee Technical Institute (MTI) are proud to present the 13th Annual Multicultural Festival celebrating “Cinco de Mayo” on Friday, May...

MTI students to serve Sarasota homeless on Saturday

(Bradenton, FL—April 17, 2013)  Manatee Technical Institute’s SkillsUSA Cosmetology Team will be providing hair, nail and skin treatments to clients of the Homelessness Coalition at the Stand Down for the Homeless from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday,...

Relay for Life becomes personal for PCT students

A SkillsUSA community service project became personal for Manatee Technical Institute’s Patient Care Technician students when they participated in the Relay for Life event on Saturday.  Crystal Robles, a dual-enrollment high school student in the program, was diagnosed with...

MTI New Campus Dedication 2/14!

(Bradenton, FL—February 11, 2013) Dedication ceremonies for Manatee Technical Institute’s New Main Campus will take place on Thursday, February 14, 2013, at 3:00 p.m., at 6305 State Road 70 East. The School Board of Manatee County; Fawley Bryant Architects,...