• What you will learn:

    Students will gain skills to work in all areas of the construction field, including carpentry, interior/exterior finishing, electrical, plumbing and home repair.

    Students will build and maintain residential and commercial construction projects, operate power tools and heavy equipment for demolition and construction, and read blueprints for rough and finished carpentry, electrical and plumbing. This program of study will also prepare students who are interested in entering a post-secondary program in construction management.

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  • Academic Credit:

    • VPAA - Visual, Performing & Applied Arts Requirement

    • OLE - Online Learning Experience Requirement

    • SMR - Senior Math Related

    Ability to earn Industry Credentials based on student performance:

    • 60-Hour Prelicensure Builders Certificate

    Articulation with Colleges and Universities:

Typical Course Progression:

  • Listed below are potential careers at different experience/educational levels. Students and parents are encouraged to use their Xello account to find out more about careers in this pathway.  The career is also linked to O*NET Online, which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, employment and training administration.