Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science Degree, AAS, Certificate, CER
Pathway: Technical and Professional Studies
More Options: Classroom Based
Program Length: 4 Semesters
Location: Technology Education Building
Construction is a varied field with opportunities for advancement. We prepare you for in the following jobs in the construction industry.
You will learn a variety of skills necessary for residential and commercial work sites, including: Blueprint Reading, Building Codes, Carpentry, and Electrical.
Introduces foundational level carpentry skills, basic residential construction systems, the importance of personal and workplace safety, and the role of carpenters within the construction industry.
Introduces the fundamentals of electrical trades and practices in residential application. Topics in this course include orientation to the electrical trade, electrical safety, basic electrical circuits, electrical theory, introduction to the National Electrical Code, device boxes, raceways and fittings, conductors and cables, basic electrical construction drawings, residential electrical services, electrical test equipment, and basic installation techniques.
Interpret construction prints and the related documents produced by the residential or commercial architect and used in the construction industry.
Explores construction site hazards and unsafe practices, related health and safety regulations and standards, and loss and theft prevention. Training in basic first aid and CPR is included.view in catalog
Upon completion of the Building and Construction Technology degree program, students should be able to:
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