Objectives

  • OBJECTIVES OF THE BUILDING TRADES PROGRAM

    Depending the phase a student seeks, the following objectives will be attained:

    1. To develop skill in the use of tools and equipment common to the carpenter, mason and plumber.
    2. To develop an understanding of common structures, their parts and relationships to each other.
    3. To develop an understanding of the theoretical aspects of carpentry, masonry and plumbing. 
    4. To develop positive work habits which include responsibility, to follow instructions, and the ability to cooperate with fellow workers.
    5. To provide a foundation on which further skills may be developed by post secondary education or working directly in one of the trades or advanced apprenticeship training.
    6. To develop job seeking skills necessary to succeed in the world of owrk. 
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