Building Trades - Construction Worker

Building Trades WTCS

The Building Trades / Construction Worker technical diploma program provides theoretical and hands-on applications in development skills needed to successfully enter the construction/building trades industry. Areas of emphasis include building trade practices, blueprint reading, trade-specific mathematics, measurement and layout, welding and cutting, mechanical and electrical applications, carpentry, tool use, computer-aided design, computer literacy, first aid, safety, and communications. Graduates may consider entering a state-approved apprenticeship program coordinated through the Department of Workforce Development, Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards or directly enter the construction industry.

Program Name: 
Building Trades Construction Worker
Program Number: 
31-475-2
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
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  • Program transfers from this college to other institutions.* Click icon for college transfer info.
  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
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Employment Snapshot

Median Salary Six Months After Graduation: 
$30,000
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