WELCOME PARENTS


Concord Regional Technical Center: The CRTC is one of New Hampshire’s most advanced high school career and technical education facilities. Opened in 1980, the CRTC serves more than 530 students from nine regional school districts. The eleven targeted Career Technical Education programs use state-of-the-art equipment and are guided by the latest industry standards that provide students with hands-on experience in a realistic environment designed to prepare them for both college and the workplace.

THE CRTC ADVANTAGE
Career and Technical Education is the smart way to graduate high school with more than just a diploma. CRTC students earn college credits and are better prepared to move on to postsecondary education and career employment where their experience and knowledge give them a distinct advantage.

CRTC STUDENTS HAVE A GREAT STORY TO TELL:

  • College Ready -- Earn up to 12 college credits during high school through our dual enrollment opportunities and agreements with colleges such as SNHU, NHTI, and Lakes Region and Manchester Community Colleges.
  • Professionally Skilled -- Earn internationally-recognized industry certifications and licenses such as OSHA 10, ServSafe, Snap-On, Homeland Security, CompTia, Adobe Associate, PRO-ACT, Cuccio Nails, ASE, LNA, EMT and Firefighter I
  • Workplace Ready -- Develop the valued skills top employers seek by participating in job shadows and internships, meeting accomplished professionals, running our in-house businesses, interacting with customers and clients, competing statewide, and assuming student leadership roles
  • Focused -- Receive incredible college and career guidance, as well as regular feedback, from your CRTC teacher, a proven industry professional with a robust network of peers and contacts   
     Receive incredible college and career guidance, as well as performance feedback, from CRTC teachers, who are decades-long accomplished industry professionals with robust networks of connections in their chosen field.
  • Engaged -- Work hand-in-hand, befriend, and learn from fellow students (from nine high schools) who share similar interests and ambitions


PARENTS/GUARDIANS: LEARN WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOUR STUDENT
It’s time to take a fresh look at Career and Technical Education - you’ll be surprised at what you discover.  Learn how CTE has become the smart choice for college- and career-focused high school students. Our students learn to become truly invested in their education as they plan and prepare for postsecondary success at universities, community colleges, trade schools, military and career employment.

REMEMBER: Most CRTC students are juniors or seniors, but each year we accept a handful of motivated sophomores to selected programs! Be sure to apply early, most students apply before March 1, enrollment is awarded in April.

Learn what the Concord Regional Technical Center can do for your student!