Cedar Hammock and North River Fire donate equipment to MTC

    (Bradenton, FL—July 29, 2015)  Cedar Hammock Fire Rescue donated a fire engine and North River Fire District donated a driving simulator to the Manatee School District at the July 28 board meeting for use by Manatee Technical...

MTC Fire Fighter Academy graduates 15

(Bradenton, FL—June 6, 2015)  Class number 24 graduated from Manatee Technical College’s Fire Fighter II program on June 6, 2015. PHOTO: Cameron Jensen was presented the award for Best Time on the Combat Challenge by instructors Bill Kebler and Vic...

MTC Law Enforcement Academy graduates seven

  (Bradenton, FL—May 21, 2015)  Over 100 people attended the graduation of seven basic recruits from Manatee Technical College’s Florida Law Enforcement Academy on May 20, 2015.  The graduates were Sandy Brenner, Courtney Cruz, Anthony Medina, Mathew Paterno, Austin...

MTC inducts 26 students into National Adult Education Honor Society

(Bradenton, FL—May 15, 2015) Manatee Technical College inducted 26 students into the National Adult Education Honor Society on May 14, 2015. The ceremony took place at Bayshore High School Auditorium. This was the first induction ceremony for the school...

MTC students take 1st place at state Ford/AAA auto skills competition

(Bradenton, FL—April 30, 2015)  Manatee Technical College students Dylan Jones and Tim Thompson took first place in the 2015 Florida Ford/AAA Auto Skills competition. Thompson and Jones are high school seniors who are dually enrolled at Manatee Technical College...

Photography Class at Manatee Technical College starts May 5

(Bradenton, FL—April 17, 2015)  Manatee Technical College will offer Photography 101 at the Main Campus on State Road 70 as a non-credit adult enrichment classes.  Master Photographer Carmen Schettino will teach how to get the maximum creative use and...

Manatee Technical College students advance to nationals

Three Manatee Technical College students will advance to HOSA national competition after placing in the top three of their events at the state competition for future health professionals. Ajay Jadeja, Dental Assisting Student, placed first in Dental Terminology; Megan...

Manatee Technical College dominates at Regional SkillsUSA

Manatee Technical College students dominated the 2015 Region 6 Florida SkillsUSA competitions.  MTC students won 64 Gold, 25 Silver, and 17 Bronze medals.  With 106 medals, MTC again won more medals than any other school in the region.   Six tech...

Romine Elected Chairman

Jay Romine, director of the Florida Law Enforcement Academy at Manatee Technical College, has been elected chairman of the Criminal Justice Training Center Directors Association for the State of Florida.   The Law Enforcement Academy at MTC is one...

Photo 101 Begins Soon

Manatee Technical College will offer Photography 101 for a total of 10 classes that begin Tuesday, March 3, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., as well as one on Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon at MTC’s Main...

New GED® prep class to be offered at MTC Main Campus

A GED® Test Preparation class will be offered at the Manatee Technical College (formerly Manatee Technical Institute) main campus beginning January 22, 2015. Enrollment specifically for the new class will be held on Thursday, January 15 from noon to...

First Graduates of Manatee Technical College

First graduates of Manatee Technical College (Bradenton, FL—December 19, 2014)     The Dental Assisting Technology and Management Program graduated 15 students on December 11, 2014.  Their Pinning Ceremony was held on December 15 in Cantrell Hall of the Main Campus....

Welding Visits Pierce Manufacturing

Students and instructors from Manatee Tech’s welding program visited Pierce Manufacturing to learn about careers there.