CONSTRUCTION  TECHNOLOGY


CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY provides training in all phases of residential construction. Students plan and participate in the construction of a complete modular home; mastering structural framing techniques, window installation, siding, roofing, and finish work while working collaboratively with electricians and plumbers at the job site. Students visit commercial job sites and experience an introduction to commercial construction methods.

CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY PROFICIENCIES

Construction Technology

  • Trade Orientation/Safety
  • Hand & Power Tools
  • Blueprints
  • Wood Materials & Fasteners
  • Residential Framing Systems

Technical Math

  • Modeling
  • Number & Quantity
  • Algebra
  • Functions
  • Geometry
  • Proportional Reasoning

English and Literacy 

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Speaking & Listening
  • Language & Usage

Global Citizenship

  • Inquiry 
  • Civics
  • Economics
  • Consumer Math

 Technical Health

  • Core Concepts
  • Analyze Influences
  • Access Information
  • Communication & Advocacy
  • Self-Management

Physical Education

  • Knowledge & Motor Skills
  • Affective Qualities & Social Interaction

Employability Skills

  • Attendance
  • Safety & Appearance
  • Performance
  • Workmanship
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  •  Lifelong Learner

POTENTIAL INDUSTRY RECOGNIZED CREDENTIALS

  • OSHA 10
  • National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER)
  • Alive @ 25

POTENTIAL COLLEGE CREDITS

  • Central Maine Community College: Hand & Power Tools

POTENTIAL CAREER & TECHNICAL STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS

  • FFA
  • Future Business Leaders of America
  • National Technical Honors Society 
  • SkillsUSA