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What is Trades and Industry?

Classes in trades and industry focus on manufacturing, corrections and security, A/V technology, transportation, and construction.

  • Manufacturing: planning, managing, and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products and related professional and technical support activities such as production planning and control, maintenance and manufacturing/process engineering.
  • Corrections and security: Planning, managing, and providing public safety, protective services and homeland security, including professional and technical support services.
  • A/V technology: set up and operation of audio video equipment.
  • Transportation: Planning, management, and movement of people, materials, and goods by road, pipeline, air, rail and water and related professional and technical support services such as transportation infrastructure planning and management, logistics services, mobile equipment and facility maintenance.
  • Construction: designing, planning, managing, building and maintaining the built environment.

Careers in Trades
and Industry

The career possibilities are truly endless. If these careers inspire you please talk with your guidance counselor about CTE, or contact the technical college nearest you!


From welders to electricians to diesel technicians Skilled and Technical Science students are in demand.


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