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. (40 hours)

Mon & Wed  6:00 pm - 8:30 pm   (1/29, 1/31, 2/5, 2/7, 2/12, 2/21, 2/26, 2/28, 2/5, 2/7)
& Two Saturdays  8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
(2/17, 3/10)
Start Date: 
January 29, 2018
End Date:  March 10, 2018
** No Class Held 2/14 for Valentines and 2/19 for Presidents Day **
Location:  Dixie Tech Industrial Building (B241 Classroom)
Instructor:  Various Industry Experts 

Standard Fee: $240

$125 Discounted Price after generous inaugural class sponsorship provided by the Southern Utah Home Builders Association (SUHBA)

In Addition:
Custom Fit Scholarships Available for Qualifying Companies – Call 435.674.8644
SUHBA reimbursement scholarships may be available upon successful completion of the course – Call 435.674.1400

Register HERE 


All 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.