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Construction Technologies

Learn all aspects of construction including design, estimating, carpentry, masonry, plumbing, electrical, and welding. Students also visit industry workplaces, demonstrate their skills in competitions, and have industry professionals visit the classroom.

Certifications

  • OSHA 10 Construction
  • NCCER Core
  • Heartsaver CPR & First Aid Training

Things to Consider About this Program

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Ability to work outdoors in all seasons
  • Enjoy working with your hands

Direct Employment

  • Apprenticeship in Electrical, Masonry, Carpentry, Plumbing, or Welding 
  • Highway Maintenance Worker
  • Cement Mason
  • Construction Worker
  • Fence Builder
  • Floor and Carpet Layer

Jobs Available After Additional or Advanced Training

  • Journeyman License Holder
  • Construction Project Manager
  • Contractor
  • Civil Engineer
  • Architect

Eligibility

Grades 10-12

Enrollment Page

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Construction Technologies

Location

JTED @ Star:

Mondays & Wednesdays 4 to 8 p.m. and one Saturday per month 8 to 4 p.m.

JTED @ Pima Community College Downtown Campus:

Classes are scheduled per semester (days and times will vary) 

Students are expected to be on campus 2 evenings a week (timeframes will vary by school year)

Program Completion/Sequence

  • Year 1:  Safety training, introduction to masonry, carpentry, electrical, and plumbing.
  • Year 2: Intermediate level exposure to masonry, carpentry, electrical, and plumbing plus internship opportunity in the summer 
  • Year 3: Advanced exposure to masonry, carpentry, electrical, and plumbing with opportunities for industry experience

Credits

2/Year

(Earn 3 dual PCC credits each during year 1 for: BCT 146 Woodworking I, BCT 105 Professionalism in Service, BCT 123 Concrete Masonry, BCT 107 Basic safety, hand and power tools)

Locations offering Construction Technologies:

  • Canyon Del Oro High School
  • Catalina High School
  • Cholla High School
  • Cienega High School
  • JTED @ Pima Community College
  • JTED @ Star
  • MCAT
  • Sahuarita High School
  • Star Academic High School
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