Introduction to
Building Trades

LENGTH: 12 weeks

DATES: Spring & Fall Training Quarters

COST: $5,845

ALERT’s Construction course gives men a solid foundation of construction skills, preparing them to excel in whatever specialty they choose. Through a blend of classroom instruction with industry professionals, hands on practice, and on the job training and experience, the course offers a unique overview of the construction industry and the knowledge and skills needed to succeed. Additionally, a major focus of the course is helping students build the necessary personal character and integrity to maintain their testimony for Christ and represent Him well while working in the building trades.

course details


The following topics are covered in the course:

    • Drywall
    • Flooring
    • Painting
    • Carpentry
    • Plumbing 101
    • Electrical 101
    • General Contracting
    • Reading blueprints & measurements
    • Operation of basic job site equipment
    • Bidding jobs
    • 2 weeks of on the job training & experience


    • Successful completion of Basic Training and 2nd Phase

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