Construction Lab Program

Construction Technology

You will apply math, science, communication, and team-building skills to work on large and small construction projects, from beginning to end.

Program Highlights:

  • Construction safety procedures

  • Blueprint orientation

  • Construction math

  • Work with wood, plywood, wallboard, and metal

  • Use carpenter's hand tools

  • Proper use of power tools

  • Construct, erect, install, remodel, and repair structures

  • Participate in hands-on experiences in real community service projects

  • Participate in pre-apprenticeship opportunities during your senior year

Areas of Study:

  • Basic safety

  • Construction math

  • Sustainable Construction

  • Proper use of hand tools and power tools

  • Principles of Wood Construction

  • Carpentry and masonry

  • Blueprint reading

  • Wood building materials, fasteners, and adhesives

  • Floor systems

  • Wall and ceiling framing, windows, and exterior doors

  • Practical experience with new residential construction application

  • Construction Technology: Core and Sustainable Construction

  • Structural systems

  • Structural coverings and finishings

  • Drone technology

Credits Available:

  • 3 elective credits per year

  • College credits available through articulation agreements with Columbus State Community College and Hocking College and through Career-Technical Assurance Guides (CTAGs)

CTAGs are transferrable to Ohio public colleges. Credits vary per program.

Industry Credentials Available:

  • National Center for Construction Education and Research***

  • National Association of Home Builders

  • 10 hours of OSHA Certificate***

  • Skid Loader Certification

***Industry credential recognized by ODE for points toward graduation.

Download the full Construction Technology fact sheet in English, en Español, or Somali.

Construction Students in class

Overview Videos

Fees

Fees can be easily paid online, 24 hours a day. Learn more about paying class fees and adding to your student’s lunch account.

Construction Technology I Fee Sheet

Construction Technology II Fee Sheet

This program is participating in the Chromebook One to One Experience. An additional one-time fee to purchase a Chromebook will be waived if you are a returning student who has already participated in the Chromebook One to One Experience or if you are bringing your own technology. Learn more about the Chromebook One to One Experience.

To ask more questions about any program or to schedule a tour of our campus, contact Administrative Assistant to the Enrollment Coordinator, Mariellen Murray at (740) 201-3216 or MurrayM@DelawareAreaCC.org.

Instructor

Brandon Schwyn
(740) 203.2235

SchwynB@DelawareAreaCC.org

4565 Columbus Pike | Delaware, OH 43015

Apply Online. Application opens in November.

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