Categories: Trade Programs

Narrative Summary

This Introduction to Residential Construction Program provides a foundation of knowledge and hands-on skills with respect to tools, blueprint reading, layout, materials, methods and construction practices for residential construction projects.

Admission Requirements
  • Be at least 18 years of age or a mature student
  • Grade 12 Diploma or GED
  • Provide high-school transcript
  • Interview with the Student Services Team

Course Outline
  • Introduction to Construction Tools
  • Introduction to Drawings and Takeoff
  • Measurement and Math for Construction
  • Introduction to Plumbing
  • Forming and Framing
  • Residential Framing and Building Practice
  • Introduction to Electrical
  • Health and Safety Certifications 

Hours and Duration
  • January 15th - April 26th, 2024
  • Monday to Friday

Career Opportunities
  • Construction Projects
  • Construction Coordinator
  • Special Projects/Site Coordinator
  • Drafting Technologist
  • Site Coordinator
  • Construction Carpenter

Registration Deadline

Deadline to register is December 8th, 2023. All applications must be submitted before 3pm on the deadline date. Applications will be considered complete when ALL forms are filled in FULL and required documentation is provided.

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