• BUILDING CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY 

    This course begins with the use and care of hand tools. Power tools are introduced with a major emphasis on safety. Rough framing, roof framing, exterior finish, interior finish, and stair building are taught and the learning is culminated with the construction of an actual full-scale house. Electrical wiring, plumbing, dry wall application and masonry are also taught. Trade mathematics, estimating, and blueprint reading are major units of the course.

     Skills Taught:
    • Hand Tools
    • Power Tools
    • Residential Concrete/Masonry
    • Rough Framing
    • Exterior Finish
    • Interior Finish
    • Stair Building
    • Trade Math
    • Estimating
    • Trade Blueprint Reading
    • Drawing Interpretation
    • Cabinet Making
    • Electrical
    • Heating
    • Paperhanging
    • Painting

    Related Careers:

    • Electrician
    • Rough Carpenter
    • Finish Carpenter
    • Cabinet Maker & Installer
    • Roofer
    • Sider
    • Drywall Applicator
    • Cement Finisher
    • Furnace Installer & Repairer
    • Painter - Brush & Spray
    • Masonry
    • Paperhanger



     

Last Modified on March 8, 2016