Continuing Education and Customized Training

Why MCTC

“In 2003 while working at HGA Architects we developed continuing education classes for MCTC in 3D Visualization and Building Information Modeling. I have loved being around the college and the learning environment because the students constantly keep me on my toes.”

–Nathan Johnson, AIA, LEED AP, MCTC Continuing Education Architectural Technology Instructor

Why MCTC

“Having worked for larger architectural firms, I know how competitive it is out there, and knew that I needed to upgrade my business software from AutoCAD to Revit. I first enrolled in Revit I as refresher and now have enrolled in Revit II. I really appreciate the small class sizes and the instructor is extremely patient and available for questions.”

–Laura Dyer, MCTC Continuing Education Architectural Technology Student

Architectural Technology

Whether you are a project architect, seasoned principal or AIT, you know the importance of seeking learning opportunities to further develop skills essential to increase your success. Our instructors all work in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, work in firms here and have real-world experience you can learn from. They strive to provide information that is relevant and immediately useful in your daily work.

Our classes teach you how to write persuasive proposals and clear reports, hold productive stakeholder meetings, give effective presentations, manage projects and work with a multi-discipline team.

See our course schedule for classes currently open for registration in Architectural Technology.

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Customize it!

Our courses can be tailored to your organization's needs and delivered at your site or ours. Contact us today to discuss customized training for your team.

For more information about courses or customized training contact us at 612-659-6500 or continuinged@minneapolis.edu.

 

Architectural Technology courses include:

  • REVIT Architecture I & II
  • REVIT MEP I & II
  • AutoCAD I & II
Other courses of interest may also include:
  • Deterioration & Restoration of Steel Reinforced Concrete
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Microsoft Project
  • Project Management Core
  • Creating and Managing Great Meetings
  • Engaging Your Team
  • Effective Business Communication
  • Managing Conflict, Difficult People and Difficult Situations
  • Powerful Presentation Skills
  • Business and Creative Writing
  • Principals of Marketing
  • Small Business Management
  • Social Media Strategy and Analytics
  • World Languages

$3.3 Million Grant Means Customized Training for Pioneer Press, Gedney Foods

Training at MCTC.

With help from a $3.3 million MN Job Skills Partnership grant to MnSCU, MCTC's Division of Continuing Education and Customized Training will provide uniquely designed programs for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and Gedney Foods.

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MCTC–Thermo King Partnership

hermo King President Ray Pittard, left, and MCTC president Phil Davis.

MCTC was awarded $300,000 by the Department of Employment and Economic Development Minnesota Job Skills Partnership to develop and implement lean process improvement training. The training will be delivered to more than 550 engineering, design and management staff at Minnesota-based Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control systems for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand.

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