Kim Coates

Construction Trades Instructor

Fort Scott Community College

Kim Coates

Construction Trades Instructor

Fort Scott Community College

Do you enjoy working with your hands? Seeing structures and infrastructure take shape? Think you’d like to learn to build a home or become certified in construction safety? If so, the Construction Trades courses at CTEC may be a perfect fit for you!


All Construction Trades courses offered on our campus are facilitated and managed by Fort Scott Community College. Construction Trades Instructor Kim Coates spent 40+ years in the construction industry and uses his experience and NCCER industry-recognized curriculum to teach this fully accredited course.


Whether you want to transition from the class at CTEC and directly into the workforce, or transfer to a 2-year college or 4-year university for additional instruction, CTEC is here to help. We’re connected to a variety of local businesses and higher education institutions, and would be happy to introduce you.

Construction Trades Course