The Building Trades program at Manhattan Tech offers training in residential and commercial construction needed in the workforce today. This training uses the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) curriculum. Course work includes safety, blueprint reading, tools and materials, framing, interior and exterior finishing, roofing, cabinets, and concrete work. Hands-on application and practice of skills is accomplished through the construction of projects within the local area.
This program aligns with the Kansas Board of Regents curriculum.