The Building Construction Technology program provides the student with the fundamentals of carpentry, residential electrical wiring, residential plumbing, and block and brick laying. Instruction methods include classroom lecture, audio-visuals, and extensive live work projects on actual construction projects.
|Time Commitment||Full Time, Part Time|
|Typical Program Length||20 Months|
Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Livingston
740 Hi Tech Dr
Livingston, TN 38570
Perform tasks involving physical labor at construction sites. May operate hand and power tools of all types: air hammers, earth tampers, cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments. May clean and prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides of excavations, erect scaffolding, and clean up rubble, debris, and other waste materials. May assist other craft workers.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 24,230
Current job openings per year: 2,970