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School of Advanced Manufacturing and Skilled Trades Day

Sep 23, 2021

Don't miss our events on Wednesday, September 22.

Airport Campus

Welding Technology Center Ribbon Cutting

Welding Technology Center, 9:30am

The brand new, cutting-edge Welding Technology Center is ready to officially open for our students, faculty, and staff. Join us for the official ribbon cutting ceremony at Airport Campus!

For more information, contact: Caleb Fulwood | or 803.822.3580

Commercial Graphics – Open House 

Granby Hall Rm 136, 10am-12pm

Learn all about our commercial graphics program at MTC, take a tour of our shops, and meet students and instructors from the program. Hands-on live demonstrations of screen printing, dye sublimation, and direct-to-garment printing.

For more information, contact: Jay Croft | or 803.822.3420

Construction – Open House

AMSC 130, 10am-12pm

There are endless possibilities in construction trades! Learn about our program, take a tour of the shop, and meet students and instructors.

For more information, contact: Robbie Sharpe | or 803.822.3629

Industrial Electrical Program – Open House

AMSC 106, 10am-12pm

Learn about the different career pathways in the electrical field, meet our instructors and students, and tour the AMS facilities!

For more information, contact: Rusty Freeman | or 803.822.3021

Schools of STEM and AMST – Open House and Cookout

AMSC Building, 12pm-1pm

Join the School of AMST for lunch.

For more information, contact: Tom Ledbetter | or 803.822.3448

Ice Cream Party!

Granby Hall Rm 136, 1pm-2pm

Join the HVAC/R and Commercial Graphics Programs for FREE ice cream in Granby Hall!

HVAC/R – Open House

Granby Hall Rm 124, 2pm-3pm

See how air conditioning and refrigeration got started and how our current way of life would be impossible without it. Learn about the growing technological future of HVAC careers! Plus a lab tour and Q&A session.

For more information, contact: Joey Henderson | or 803.822.3366


Machine Tool Program – Open House

Precision Machining Building PM 117, 10am-2:30pm

Find out what machine tool technology is all about! Meet our instructors and students and take a tour of the facility. 

For more information, contact: Philip Jackson | or 803.738.7697

Automotive – Open House

Automotive Facility, 11am-2:30pm

Join us and meet our Automotive Program's faculty. You can also tour the facility!

For more information, contact: Jon Hardy | or 803.738.7572

School of AMST/STEM Cookout – Open House

In front of the Beltline Parking Garage, 11:30am-2:30pm

Join the School of AMST for lunch on the Beltline Campus! Located between the Precision Machining Building and the Automotive Technology Building.

For more information, contact: Jon Hardy | or 803.738.7572

Northeast Campus (Thursday, Sept. 23)

School of AMST Cookout

Patio Breezeway, 11am-1pm

Join us on Thursday at the Northeast Campus for lunch with students and instructors from the Computer Numeric Control (CNC), Mechatronics, and Engineering Programs!

Tour of the CNC Shop Floor

Northeast Campus, 2pm-3pm

Stop by and experience demonstrations of the Computer Numeric Control (CNC) precision machining program on the shop floor at Northeast Campus. For more information, contact: Jeff Sigley | or Kate R. Shelton |

Discover Mechatronics

Northeast Campus Shop Floor, 5pm-7pm

Is mechatronics for you? Join us for an insightful discussion about the world of electronics as it relates to the role of a manufacturing technician. There will also be tours and demonstrations!

For more information, contact: Stan Frost | or 803.691.3832


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About the School of Advanced Manufacturing and Skilled Trades

MTC's School of Advanced Manufacturing and Skilled Trades offers many career options, from the automotive industry to graphic design production, machine tooling, welding technology, and many other skilled trades courses. This is more than a trade school. Our programs prepare you for great careers in two years or less with individual training courses and academic transfer programs.

Advanced Manufacturing and Skilled Trades