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CAT 1810 Construction Techniques I (NCCER Core)

Basic safety, hand and power tools, wood building materials and fasteners and framing systems. May be taken for two semesters. One classroom, four lab hours per week.

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Civil Engineering Technology
Repeatable Credit: Yes
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Demonstrate safety practices on a construction site.
  • Use hand tools and power tools to construct floor, wall and roof systems.
  • Identify the major work elements on a typical construction site.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 4