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Program Overview

This course introduces construction materials and methodologies. Topics include construction terminology, traditional and alternative materials and their properties, manufacturing processes, construction techniques, and other related topics. The course also introduces the theory and construction methods associated with the building industry, including framing, materials, tools, and equipment. Topics include safety, hand/power tool use, site preparation, measurement and layout, footings and foundations, construction framing, and other related topics.

Employment Opportunities:

Upon completion of this course, individuals should be able to apply for positions with construction companies/contractors or work independently as a carpenter.

Instructional Format: Face-to-face class meetings to include lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice and simulation of scenarios.

Program Contacts:

Forrest Lineberry

Executive Director - Workforce, Technology & Community Education

Workforce Certificate Courses

Construction

CAR-3112 Construction: Carpentry, Materials, Methods

Additional testing information: https://www.osha.gov/

Skills Training Courses

Courses

Construction Assistant 3110B - B01

Instructor:
TBD
Location:
Main Campus
Cost:
$183
Dates Days Times
9/7/21 - 11/18/21 MTTh 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Construction Assistant 3110B - B02

Instructor:
TBD
Location:
Main Campus
Cost:
$183
Dates Days Times
9/10/21 - 11/19/21 F 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
9/10/21 - 11/19/21 S 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Electric Contractor Lic Renew 3016A - A06

Instructor:
Frank Shelton
Location:
Pilot Center
Cost:
$71
Dates Days Times
8/7/21 S 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Electric Contractor License Renewal 3016A - A07

Instructor:
Frank Shelton
Location:
Main Campus
Cost:
$71
Dates Days Times
9/18/21 S 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Electric Contractor License Renewal 3016A - A08

Instructor:
Frank Shelton
Location:
Yadkin Center
Cost:
$71
Dates Days Times
10/11/21 - 10/13/21 MW 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Electric Contractor License Renewal 3016A - A09

Instructor:
Frank Shelton
Location:
Pilot Center
Cost:
$71
Dates Days Times
11/8/21 - 11/10/21 MW 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Electrical Assistant 3014M - M02

Instructor:
TBD
Location:
Main Campus
Cost:
$183
Dates Days Times
9/7/21 - 11/16/21 MTTh 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Electrical Assistant 3014M - M01

Instructor:
TBD
Location:
Main Campus
Cost:
$183
Dates Days Times
9/10/21 - 11/19/21 F 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
9/10/21 - 11/19/21 S 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Electrical: Diagrams & Schematics 3014H - H01P

Instructor:
Brian Sutphin
Location:
Main Campus
Cost:
$183
Dates Days Times
8/18/21 - 12/8/21 W 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Electrical: Residential Wiring 3119A - A01P

Instructor:
Ray Hoots
Location:
Main Campus
Cost:
$183
Dates Days Times
8/17/21 - 12/9/21 TTh 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Electrical: DC/AC Electricity 3014G - G01P

Instructor:
TBA - To Be Announced
Location:
Main Campus
Cost:
$183
Dates Days Times
8/17/21 - 12/9/21 TTH 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Program Costs

Cost: $183 plus associated books, tools, and supplies

Virginia residents pay the same tuition rate as in-state students.

Many grant and scholarship opportunities are available as well. Please complete the WTCE Scholarship and Financial Aid Form and a counselor will review your information to see if you are eligible for assistance.

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