Overview

Construction Technology I focuses on classroom and lab experiences involving the formation, installation, maintenance, and repair of buildings and structures.  This program provides instruction in reading technical drawings and transforming those drawings into physical structures.  The relationship of views and details, interpretation of dimension, transposing scale, tolerance, materials list, architectural plans, geometric construction, three dimensional drawing techniques, and sketching are presented as well as beginning aspects of residential design and site work.  Students examine the design and construction of floor and wall systems and develop layout and floor construction skills.  Blueprints and other professional planning documents are also covered.

 

Industry Certifications

  • OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry
    Testing required. Fees apply.
  • NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research) Core Certifications
    Testing required. Qualifies for THD Certification.

Dual College Credits

  • BCTI 100 INTRO TO CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY
    Ivy Tech | 3 credits
    Qualifies for THD Priority Dual Credits.
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  • BCTI 101 INTRODUCTION TO CARPENTRY, PART 1
    Ivy Tech | 3 credits
    Pre-requisite applies. Qualifies for THD Priority Dual Credits.
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