Construction Trades Academy

Highlights

  • Multi-Trade—Work in all aspects of construction and related careers, including: estimating, roofing, interior finishing, heavy equipment operation, electrical, plumbing, masonry, concrete form work
  • Interpret blueprints and specifications to build residential structures
  • Do commercial metal framing & residential wood framing
  • Gain skills to become a leader in construction—from a Construction Foreman to a Construction Manager
  • Senior Capstone Project—community-based
  • Note: We also offer this program as a Construction Trades Academy—Grade 10. So you can come as a sophomore to jumpstart your construction career.

Click Here to Enroll for School Year 2019-20

Is this you?

  • I am a builder
  • I work well with my hands
  • I am independent
  • I am a problem solver

Career Focus:

  • Prepared for immediate employment and further education

Career Opportunities Upon Graduation:

  • Construction Worker
  • Carpenter
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Electrician
  • Plumber and Pipefitter
  • CNC Operator
  • AutoCad Operator & Designer
  • Construction Foreman
  • Job Site Safety Officer
  • Labor & Materials Estimator
  • Self-employed Builder
  • Building Material Sales Representative
  • Insulator
  • Finisher
  • Dry Waller
  • Painter

With Additional Training/Education:

  • Architect
  • Construction Manager
  • Engineer

Certifications: *Earn up to 44 ODE Credential Points toward Graduation during your junior and senior years
• OSHA 10 (*1 point)
• First Aid & CPR (*1 point)
• Career Success Connections
*Level 1-4 points
*Level 2-4 points
*Level 3-4 points
• Fork Lift Operation (*1 point)
• Man Lift Operation (*1 point)
• National Center for Construction Education & Research CORE NOR. 10 (*6 points)
• National Center for Construction Education & Research Heavy Equipment (*6 points)
• National Center for Construction Education & Research Heavy Highway Construction (*6 points)
• National Center for Construction Education & Research Crew Leadership (*6 points)
• Auto CAD User (*4 points)

Non-ODE Certifications
• Line/Grade Laser
• Safeland
• Shopbot
• Fall Protection
• Rigging
• Concrete Flatwork
• Heavy Equipment Certification

Some area employers include:

Kokosing, Carpenter’s Union, Corna-Kokosing, Stegal Construction, Steven’s Construction, HVAC and Electrical companies

Typical Wages:

  • Apprenticeships: $15 to $30/hour for residential and commercial construction, plus annuities and pension packages
  • Construction Managers/Architects make $52,350 to $155,200, depending on location

A College Tech Prep Program

For More Information, Instructor: David Willey

740-389-8535