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Construction Trades

Grade Level: 11, 12
Location: On-site

Dates: Year long program

Credit: 4.5 per year (1.5 per trimester)
Prerequisites: None - High school construction class recommended

Program Description: The Construction Trades program is a State of Washington approved pre-apprenticeship program designed to teach entry-level construction skills and knowledge. This course covers both residential and commercial construction with an emphasis on job site safety. The goals of this course are to prepare students for direct entry into an apprenticeship by meeting rigorous academic and industry standards. A $50 materials/fee is charged for this program.

This course is a State of Washington approved Pre-Apprenticeship Program.

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Year 2 option available with instructor permission.

High School Credit Equivalency: 1.5 Technical Math/3rd Year Math, 3.0 CTE
**Third year math equivalencies may require sending district administrator or counselor approval. Check with your school counselor for more information. For specific district equivalencies, see the Program Credit Equivalencies document located under the Enroll Now section.

College Credit (Subject to change):
Students who successfully meet course competencies and earn a grade of C or better may be eligible for the following college credits:

Clover Park Technical College - up to 25 credits

Bates - up to 3 credits

Certifications: Pre-Apprenticeship Certificate, First Aid/CPR, OSHA 10, Forklift

Careers in this field:
Union Carpenter - Laborer - Plumber & Pipefitter - Welder - Mason - Boilermaker - HVAC Technician - Roofer - Electrician

2022-23 Construction Trades Syllabus ADA