Completion 75% Placement 89%
The building construction program provides students with basic training in areas concerned with building homes. As trends and consumer tastes change, builders must be prepared. This course is designed to prepare the student for this ever changing industry. The training is based upon fundamental construction techniques with an emphasis on energy efficiency and sustainability. The program provides the student with the fundamentals of carpentry, residential electrical wiring, residential plumbing, and basic masonry.
Class hours are Monday - Friday from 7:45 to 2:15.
|Time Commitment||Full Time, Part Time|
|Typical Program Length||20 Months|
New students enroll every month as space is available. An average grade of C or better must be maintained.
910 Miller Avenue
Crossville, TN 38555
Construct, erect, install, or repair structures and fixtures made of wood and comparable materials, such as concrete forms; building frameworks, including partitions, joists, studding, and rafters; and wood stairways, window and door frames, and hardwood floors. May also install cabinets, siding, drywall, and batt or roll insulation. Includes brattice builders who build doors or brattices (ventilation walls or partitions) in underground passageways.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 10,420
Current job openings per year: 1,200