Crosthwait donates $8,000 to MTC Marine Technology program

(Bradenton, FL—December 19, 2018) The Crosthwait Memorial Fishing Tournament donated $8,000 to the Marine Service Technology program at Manatee Technical College earlier this month.  The money was raised through the 35th Annual Crosthwait Memorial Fishing Tournament presented by Yellowfin;...

MTC students enjoy helping teens fulfill dream

(Bradenton, FL—December 14, 2018) Everyone has their dreams.  Some want to build airplanes.  Some want to fly them.  Some want to paint them.   When Manatee Technical College automotive collision technology technician students, ages 18-26, had the opportunity to...

New electrical & instrumentation career training to start at MTC

(Bradenton, FL—November 28, 2018) With input from local industry, a new career preparation program is starting at Manatee Technical College: Electrical and Instrumentation (E & I) Technology 1.  MTC is accepting applications now.  The program will begin January 22....

HVAC installer free training at MTC starting January 22

(Bradenton, FL—November 20, 2018) A new heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) installers continuing education class is starting at Manatee Technical College on January 22, 2019.  The 225-hour night class will be tuition-free for eligible students thanks to the...

FW: Stand down November 3rd

MTC Cosmetology and Barbering students helping homeless veterans and citizens at the 20th Annual Manatee County Stand Down.

Inventor assigns patent to MTC—first for the school

(Bradenton, FL—October 18, 2018)  Manatee Technical College is a patent holder for the first time in its 55-year history, thanks to one of its instructors.  Dr. Michael Afanasiev invented an Air Conditioner Educational Demonstration System and Method of Operation,...

MTC honors outstanding business partners

(Bradenton, FL—October 16, 2018)  Manatee Technical College presented their Fall 2018 Outstanding Business Partner awards to Paul Borchette of ABE Auto Body Express, Oliver Freeman, the Scrub Club, John and Amanda Horne, and Stewart and Trudy Moon.  Director Dr....

RAM

All tickets for the Remote Area Medical clinic at MTC have been handed out! ________________________________ ________________________________ “Florida has a very broad Public Records Law. Virtually all written communications to or from School District Personnel are public records available to...

FW: MTC students, finalists in int’l film festival

https://vimeo.com/294802425 MTC Single Take Film Challenge Winner vimeo.com MTC Digital Video Technology students entered and won the local Single Take Film Challenge contest with their film The Best Man. ________________________________ ________________________________ “Florida has a very broad Public Records...

MTC students, finalists in international film festival

(Bradenton, FL—October 5, 2018) A film produced by Manatee Technical College Digital Video Technology students was a finalist in the 2018 Single Take Film Festival.  This year’s competition had 39 submissions from 9 countries.  The MTC student entry, “The...

Manufacturers share their love for manufacturing with students

(Bradenton, FL—October 5, 2018) On October 5, local manufacturers came to Manatee Technical College hoping to inspire the next generation of manufacturers.  The event was one of many across the country celebrating National Manufacturing Day. Kicking off the event...

Local manufacturers hope to inspire students Oct 5 at MTC

(Bradenton, FL-October 2, 2018) On October 5, local manufacturers will be at Manatee Technical College<manateetech.edu/> hoping to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. About 200 to 300 students from MTC and area high schools will hear their presentations from...

MTC helps Stuff the Bus

MTC faculty, staff and students collected food for the annual Stuff the Bus event at the Publix on Cortez on September 30. Donations will help the Food Bank of Manatee. Big thanks to all who participated! Hunger is curable!

From MTC to Homeland Security

MTC Grad Spotlight: From MTC to Homeland Security… Michael Buckley graduated from Manatee Technical College Law Enforcement Academy in 2009. He is now director of training for SpecOps Group, a contractor for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. When...

HS8 award winners

Congrats! Connor McCauley, Steven Penberthy, and James Thrall earned exceptional achievement awards at Manatee Technical College Fire Academy #HS8 awards celebration on September 8. They and seven classmates were dually-enrolled at MTC and their home high schools when they...

Three high school students win awards from MTC Fire Academy

(Bradenton, FL—September 8, 2018) On September 8, Manatee Technical College celebrated the accomplishments of 10 high school students who completed the Fire Academy.  Three of those students won awards for exceptional achievement.   Connor McCauley earned the #HS8 class...

FW: Ambulance

Kudos to MTC’s Auto Collision Technology Technician program! The students repainted and rebranded the ambulance for MTC’s EMT & Paramedic programs! Maura C. Howl, APR Supervisor, Communications & Grants Management Manatee Technical College ________________________________ ________________________________ “Florida has a very...

Manatee Technical College moves programs; still time to enroll

(Bradenton, FL—August 7, 2018)   Manatee Technical College is moving several programs this year to better accommodate students and the community.  While most programs are full, a few still have openings at this time. Medical Administrative Specialist and Medical Coder/Biller ATD will...