Monday, February 27, 2017

Construction Technology

Construction Technology provides students with opportunities to learn skills to work in all areas of the construction field including: Carpentry, interior/exterior finishing, electrical, plumbing, masonry, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC), home repair, building and grounds maintenance, and construction management. Areas of study include: 

 Construction Carpentry
Green Building Standards
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC/R)
►  Plumbing

Click on the Career Tree below to see exciting professions that this program is preparing you for!  





 Helpful Skills

  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Math skills
  • Computer skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Strong reading and written communication skills
  • Technical Writing

May vary by technical campus. Contact the campus you plan on attending for more information.

Student Organizations

You can participate in regional, state and national competitions for SkillsUSA.

College Articulation Credit

CTE programs offer the opportunity to earn free college credit from post-secondary partners.  

Visit for credit information and what agreements are in place for students to earn free college credits. Contact a technical campus counselor for more information on high school and/or college credit. 


Career Options
Examples of career opportunities in Construction Technology may include:

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Students must dress appropriately for both indoor and outdoor instruction and prepare to work in a variety of seasonal conditions. Proper clothing and equipment may include:

  • Gloves
  • Tool belt
  • Outdoor clothing
  • Tools
  • Safety glasses
  • Work boots