The Westpointe Career & Technical Education Center will be a state-of-the-art technical education facility that prepares students for successful careers in regional business and industry.
It will be a safe, healthy and technically-sophisticated facility for hands-on learning, incorporating the highest possible levels of life safety, security, daylighting, clean air and efficient use of energy and water into all of the activities within. The building will be flexible and adaptable to respond nimbly to the changing needs of the surrounding community. Its highly visible site will express clearly the goals and values of Salt Lake Community College.
The WCTEC will bring together technical education in multiple advanced manufacturing trades vital to the long-term economic vitality of the Salt Lake Valley, including Composites, Plastics, Machining, Welding, Electronics, Diesel Technology and CDL Truck Driving. The building will include skills labs, classrooms, faculty offices and administrative support. In addition, the building will provide space for collaboration with industry partners in multiple fields. The WCTEC is intended to support current and future training needs in flexible high-quality space that will serve Salt Lake Community College for decades to come.