Building Construction Basics

This course is offered in partnership with the Southern Utah Home Builders Association (SUHBA) to help prepare students for a lucrative career in the building construction industry.  Local employers have jobs available NOW for those who have basic skills and knowledge.   The course provides an overview and introduction to the many trades and skills that encompass the building industry.  Basic safety, material handling, and rigging will be covered.  Students will have introduction to construction math, hand & power tools, construction drawings, concrete, framing, masonry, HVACR, drain, waste and vent systems, plastic pipe & fittings, electrical safety as well as basic communication and employability skills.  49-hour class

Days & Times:
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm  (3/19, 3/21, 3/26, 3/28, 4/2, 4/4, 4/9, 4/11, 4/16, 4/18)
Saturdays 8:00 am to 5:00 pm  (3/23, 3/30, 4/6)


Location:  Dixie Tech Industrial Building (B)
Room:  B211
Instructor:  JERRY WHITE 

Fee: $240 $125 (total fee after SUHBA $115 per person contribution)       

 In addition:                                            

Custom Fit 40% Reimbursement Available for Qualifying Companies – Call 435.674.8644 for information      

Additional SUHBA reimbursement scholarships may be available upon completion of course – Call 435.674.1400


 Fast traX courses have a minimum enrollment requirement. If the minimum is not met the course will be cancelled. In this event you will be contacted.


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