Building Codes and Inspection
Building codes and standards applicable to building construction and inspection processes.
Human relations management skills in motivation on the job site. Topics include written and oral communications, leadership and motivation, problem solving, and decision-making.
Construction Technology I
Introduction to site preparation foundations and form work, safety, tools, and equipment.
Construction Tools and Techniques
Comprehensive study of the selection and use of hand tools, portable power and stationary power tools and related construction equipment. Emphasis on safety in the use of tools and equipment.
Construction Estimating I
Fundamentals of estimating materials and labor costs in construction.
Construction Technology II
Framing in residential and light commercial construction. Includes safety, tools, and equipment used in floor, wall, ceiling, and roof framing methods and systems.
Special Topics in Construction/Building Technology
Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency.
Construction Estimating II
Advanced estimating concepts using computer software programs for construction and crafts.
Construction Methods and Materials
Introduction to construction materials, methods, and their applications.
Cabinet Making I
Design and construction of base cabinets and wall cabinets for kitchens and bathrooms. Emphasis is on the safe use of portable and stationary power tools. Finishing techniques include proper sanding, sealing, and staining.
Cabinet Making II
Advanced skills in machine woodworking and hand craftsmanship. Emphasizes advanced design and door and drawer construction, laminate laying, and customer and coworker relations.