Project Description

Building Success

Construction Technology gives students hands-on experience in the construction of a home. Students are involved in all phases of the project, from planning to drafting to foundation, framing, and finishing work. Instructors experienced in general contracting and teaching conduct all classroom and building experiences. Certain processes found in commercial construction are also covered. Students can expect to learn basic math skills, proper use of hand and power tools, blueprint reading, and basic wall layouts. They will also demonstrate concrete, framing, roofing, siding, and drywall skills.

Program completers will be prepared to seek employment with building contractors, construction material suppliers, and architectural or civil engineering firms. Possible positions include carpenter, carpenter’s helper, subcontractor, project foreman, and estimator, among others.

Residential Construction  is only offered at the Duchesne County Jail Instructional Service Center and is not open to the public. This program gives students hands-on experience in the construction of a home. Students are involved in all phases of the project from planning to drafting to foundation, framing, and finishing work. Instructors experienced in general contracting and teaching conduct all classroom and building experiences. Certain processes found in commercial construction are also covered.

Current Class Schedule

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Scholarships Available

Program Length:

  • 180 Hours

Average completion time: 9 weeks

Tuition and Fees:

Construction Technology

  • Tuition – $360
  • Fees – $240
  • Books and Supplies – $108

Important Dates and Times:

Construction Technology:

  • Roosevelt: M-F | 8am – 3pm
  • Vernal: M-F | 7:30am – 2:30pm

Entrance Requirements:

  • Math 8.0 grade level
  • Reading 8.0 grade level

Enrollment:

  • Open-entry, defined exit

Open to:

  • Adults
  • High school students

Campus:

  • Roosevelt and Vernal

Additional Info:

  • Federal Financial Aid: No
  • VA Qualified: Yes
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Scholarships Available

Program Length:

  • Residential Construction – 590 Hours
The Residential Construction program is only offered at the Duchesne County Jail Instructional Service Center and is not open to the public.

Tuition and Fees:

  • Tuition – $1180
  • Fees – $60
  • Books and Supplies – $108

Entrance Requirements:

  • Math 8.0 grade level
  • Reading 8.0 grade level
The Residential Construction program is only offered at the Duchesne County Jail Instructional Service Center and is not open to the public.

Enrollment:

  • Open-entry, open-exit

Campus:

  • Duchesne County Jail Instructional Service Center

Additional Info:

  • Federal Financial Aid: No
  • VA Qualified: No
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Earning Potential:

  • $9 – $70 hourly

Local Utah hourly wages are estimated by careeronestop.org

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PROGRAM INSTRUCTORS

Kolton Hunter
Kolton HunterCarpentry Instructor
435.725.7121
Eric Christensen
Eric ChristensenCarpentry Instructor
435.722.6918

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