CONSTRUCTION

CONSTRUCTION TRADES

The Construction Trades program is for motivated, hands-on students who find a great sense of pride in building or fixing a variety of projects. During the two-year program, students develop a strong foundation in carpentry and masonry as they design, cut, and assemble construction projects using hand and power tools. The program is NCCER Accredited, allowing students the opportunity to earn college credit and 1 year apprenticeship credit.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Use power and hand tools to complete a variety of custom, student-led projects.

  • Design and build outdoor features and complete community service projects.

  • Build on-site project homes.

  • Develop leadership and entrepreneurship skills as you plan and prep for projects including supply needs, cost estimating, and blueprint reading.

  • Understand the current building techniques.

  • Learn framing and roofing

  • Learn door, window and floor installation

YOUR COURSES

Year One 

  • Construction Technology - Core and Sustainable Construction

  • Carpentry and Masonry Technical Skills

Year Two 

  • Structural Systems

  • Structural Coverings and Finishes

  • Construction Capstone

ELECTIVE COURSE

  • Carpentry and Wood Workshop

JOSIAH SUCCESS STORY

YOUR PATHWAY TO SUCCESS

Whatever your pathway, whether it's employment, enrollment, or enlistment, the Construction Trades program will provide you the opportunities to reach your goals through valued industry certifications, exposure to our college partners, and taking advantage of our Work-Based Learning program. Several of our graduates go on to become carpenters, construction foremen, project managers, or go into business for themselves.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • NCCER Core

  • NCCER Level One Certification for Apprenticeship

  • 10-hour OSHA

  • Forklift Operator

  • Manlift/Scissor Lift Operator

  • CPR/First Aid

COLLEGE PARTNERS

  • Columbus State Community College

  • Hocking College

  • Ohio State University (ATI) 

  • Owens Community College

INSTRUCTOR

Dave Marsteller
dmarsteller@ohiohipoint.com
937-599-3010 ext. 1414

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