Career and Technical Education

Welcome to Career & Technical Education (CTE) at Red Rocks Community College!

CTE ensures a thriving Colorado economy by providing relevant and rigorous education that is connected, responsive and real. CTE at RRCC is serious about training individuals for employment in health care, computer technology, business, construction, energy technology, and many other interesting and dynamic careers.

Career & Technical Education Programs offered at RRCC


Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration



Computer Information Systems

Construction Technology Department
The Construction Technology Department at RRCC houses several programs including electrical, HVAC, plumbing, mechanical trades, carpentry and energy technology. Please see the individual program listings for more information.

Culinary Arts
Program taught in cooperation with Rocky Mountain Chefs of Colorado

Early Childhood Education

Electricity Commercial/Industrial/Residential

Emergency Management & Planning

Emergency Medical Services

Engineering Graphics Technology

Fine Woodworking

Fire Science Technology

Holistic Health

Law Enforcement (Police Academy)

Mechanical Trade

Medical Assistant/Medical Office Technology

Multimedia Graphic Design

Nurse Aid

Park Ranger Technology


Physician Assistant


Radiologic Technology

Energy Technology

RN Refresher


Theatre Arts/Technology

Water Quality Management

Programs in Cooperation with and Taught at Warren Tech

Warren Tech is the career and technical high school for Jeffco Public Schools. Classes follow the Warren Tech/Jeffco Public Schools calendar. Deadlines and class start and end dates differ from those of RRCC. Anyone who has graduated from high school, received a GED, or is age 21 or older may attend Warren Tech by enrolling through Red Rocks Community College and paying RRCC tuition. Adults attend Warren Tech on a space-available basis.

Auto Collision Repair

Automotive Customization

Automotive Service Technology


Power Equipment and Sports Vehicle Technology

Precision Machining


Colorado Career Cluster Model

Download the Colorado Career Cluster Model PDF Format