Building Trades & Construction Design Technology
The Building Trades & Construction Design Technology Program will prepare students for employment or advanced training in the building construction industry. The sequence of courses offered will provide coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Architecture and Construction career cluster.
Content includes but is not limited to applying construction techniques; reading plans and specifications; and developing trade skills in carpentry, masonry, electricity, plumbing and air conditioning.
The Building Trades & Construction Design Technology program generally takes about 9 months (900 hours) to complete.
Industry Certifications/State Credentials:
- NCCER Carpentry Level 1
- NCCER Construction Technology
- NCCER Carpentry Level 2
- NCCER Carpentry Level 3
Obtainment Time Frame: In program
Reading, math, and language competencies are pre-assessed. The required basic skills grade levels are Reading-9, Math-9, and Language-9 and must be met prior to program completion.
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