The Construction Trades Program is designed for the student who wishes to pursue a building construction career. Students are instructed in the safe use of all tools, materials, and construction techniques necessary to succeed in the building trade. Areas of instruction include carpentry, plumbing, residential electricity, heating, cabinet making, masonry and painting. The basic principles of math, blueprint reading, local building codes, cost estimates, building materials and structural design, with a strong emphasis on construction and structural safety are integrated into these instructional areas. Instruction in these skills will take place in a laboratory setting. Part of Skills U.S.A
"I really like this class because you get to do almost everything you need to build a house."