The Construction Technology students receive their OSHA 10 certification & take the NOCTI Carpentry test. Construction occupations, including home building and light commercial construction, are the basis of the program. Classroom instruction involves the introduction of technical information pertaining to the building trades industry, including the construction of various projects in the Northland. Students spend much of their time outdoors at the construction site where safety is our first priority.
To complete all the required skills, high school students attend two and a half hours per day for two school years.
Mr. Blankenship has been in the construction industry for more than ten years, performing a vast array of work in building construction, HVAC electrical and plumbing. Mr. Blankenship has owned his own HVAC/Construction company since 2008.
Areas of Study
- Blueprint Reading
- Use of Hand Tools
- Use of Power Tools
Dual and/or Articulated Credit
Program completers can receive advanced credit through the Builders' Training Center in a registered apprenticeship craft such as a Carpenter or Construction Laborer.
Program completers can earn up to twelve college credits at Missouri Western State University.
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