Builder Construction Trade Skills: Intermediate & Advanced

Courses provide specialized training in advanced construction trade skills. The list of courses is below:

  • Tool and Equipment Maintenance;
  • Wood and Mill Working;
  • Finish Carpentry;
  • Concrete Forming and Reinforcing;
  • Mixing;
  • Placing and Finishing Concrete;
  • Light Frame Construction;
  • Roofing; and
  • Heavy Construction.

Training Period: 2-5 Weeks. Continuing Education Units(CEU) Award: 8-20, depending on length of course.


Facility & Building Maintenance Technician

Lesson topics include:

  • Basic training in builder skills including carpentry, tile laying, and cement repair;
  • Interior and exterior finish including painting and preservation; 
  • Minor repairs of drywall, doors, windows, and suspended ceilings; 
  • Electrical maintenance and minor repairs of electrical outlets and interior wiring; 
  • Maintenance and troubleshooting of mechanical equipment including duct intake and exhaust systems, and of air conditioning and boiler malfunctions; 
  • Sheet metal layout and cutting to support repair and maintenance activities; and
  • Maintenance and installation of small plumbing fixtures, pipes, and ducts. 

Training Period: 5-15 Weeks. Continuing Education Units(CEU) Award: None at this time.