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Construction Trades

Grades: 11-12
Length: 1 or 2 years
Credit: .5 Technical English, 1.0 Math (Geometry),
Prerequisite: Non
Location: Tri-Tech Skills Center and off-site construction locations

Description: If you like to build things, the Construction Trades program may be right for you. Be part of the construction process at a residential worksite for Habitat for Humanity. The program provides a foundation in basic residential and commercial construction while preparing you for a successful career as a skilled craftsperson, construction manager, architect, or engineer.  In this program you will:

  • Learn worksite safety.
  • Learn to safely use hand and power tools.
  • Learn to read blueprints and understand building codes.
  • Work independently and in teams in all aspects of construction including framing, roofing, concrete, plumbing, and wiring.

Career opportunities:

  • Skilled Craftsperson, Contractor
  • Construction Management
  • Surveyor
  • Architect
  • Engineer

Certification opportunities:

  • OSHA 10/30
  • Forklift Operator
  • First Aid & CPR

College credits available: 25 credits


Instructional Staff

Tony Milewski
Construction Trades Instructor

Will Thompson
Instructional Assistant