Trade Wars | MCTC

Trade Wars 2024

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Friday, April 26th


MCTC Rowan Campus
100 Rocky Adkins Tech Drive | Morehead, KY

Program Competitions

Air Conditioning Technology

Description of Competition: HVAC Control circuit and Brazing Competition. Students will be given a wiring diagram that they must build a control circuit and move on to completing a brazing test with no leaks. 

Automotive Technology

Description of Competition: Tire Rotation Tournament

Commercial Drivers License

Description of Competition: Driving a Simulator 

Computerized Manufacturing and Machining

Description of Competition: Lathe competition and vise indicating competition.

Construction Technology

Description of Competition: Wall framing

Diesel Technology

Description of Competition: Removing and installing head studs in a 5.9 Cummins Diesel Engine.

Electrical Technology

Description of Competition: Control device competition.

Health Science Technology

Description of Competition: CPR and choking station, and blood pressure station.

Industrial Maintenance Technology

Description of Competition: Motor Controls

Medical Assisting and Practical Nursing 

Description of Competition: This event will be a two-stage competition covering some exciting basics from the three healthcare areas: Medical Assisting, Practical Nursing, and Nurse Aid. 

Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)

Description of Competition: Activity 1:  Obstacle Course  Activity 2:  Balance Test  Activity 3:  Simon Says Activity 4:  Skeletal Concentration. Max # of Students 20.  Students will be in groups of 4, and will have 5 groups compete in all 4 activities.  The groups will NOT be by school, but by the individual.   

Respiratory Care

Description of Competition: Sputum Bowl


Description of Competition: Three different welding competitions.

If you are interested in sponsoring Trade Wars 2024, please reach out to:


Platinum/Title Sponsor:
St. Claire HealthCare

Silver Level Sponsors:
Community Trust Bank
Concord Tank
Local 503 Plumbers, Pipe Fitters & HVAC Techs
Miller Electric
Sterling Health Solutions

Bronze Level Sponsors:
CHI St. Joseph Health
Mitsubishi Electric Automotive
Summit Polymers
UA Local 248

Prize Sponsors:
Air Integrity
Ag Pro - John Deere
Fastenal Co.
NAPA Auto Parts