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Provides a foundation for gaining the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for college success. Students will learn to make a successful transition to higher education by setting up a pattern of success that will last the rest of their lives. Students will define goals and develop thinking skills, learning strategies and personal qualities essential to both academic and career success. Please note: Students who have served active military duty (excluding basic training and AIT) may be exempt from the Student Success course. Student must provide a copy of DD214 or other official military documentation to the registrar for verification.
Interior finish work of a residential house. Emphasis is on materials and processes involved with completing the interior, providing a solid background in green building methods, as well as the tools to inform consumers of the benefits of green construction.
Understanding the building process. Students will gain experience assembling a post frame structure.
An overview of OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) standards focusing on hazard recognition and injury and illness prevention. Upon successful completion the student will receive OSHA 10 certification.
Overview of computer applications with emphasis on the following: email, word processing, spreadsheets, database, presentation tools and Internet-based applications. This is a 4-module course intended to cover the Microsoft Office suite.
Experience and instruction in concrete, advanced framing techniques and construction codes are taught. This course builds upon skills gained in introductory courses.
Working with and interpreting documents used in commercial construction. Includes commercial plans, details, and specifications.
Practical experience assembling a small commercial building, working with materials typically associated with commercial construction.