Building Trades Certificates

DIVISION OF CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY

PROGRAM OUTCOMES FOR CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY:

  1. The student will prepare building site according to building plan.
  2. The student will estimate amount of material needed to complete building project.
  3. The student will be able to layout and construct exterior wall sections and roofing according to a building plan.
  4. The student will be able to install interior walls and ceilings, doors and trim, and cabinets and special built-ins according to building plan.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES FOR CERTIFICATE IN COMMERICAL DRIVERS LICENSE (CDL): 

  1. The students will gain a working knowledge of a tractor trailer and basic skill driving.
  2. The students will gain a working knowledge of standard safety practices set by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
  3. The students will understand an overview of all North Dakota Department of Transportation Regulations

PROGRAM OUTCOMES FOR CERTIFICATE IN CONCRETE: 

  1. The students will gain an understanding of the use of surveying instruments and equipment and their importance to the concrete business.
  2. The students will understand the proper proportioning, mixing, placing, finishing, curing, and sampling of cement and asphalt concrete.
  3. The students will learn the process of soil testing, materials testing, and strength testing in order to ensure that a project has been completed correctly.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES FOR CERTIFICATE IN ELECTRICAL: 

  1. The students will learn and know how to utilize the National Electrical Code.
  2. The students will know the methods of basic electricity, basic wiring circuits, electric motors, materials and tools used to complete a residential or commercial building plan.
  3. The students will know how to complete basic circuitry utilizing algebraic skills to perform the proper calculations.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES FOR CERTIFICATE IN OIL DRILLING: 

  1. The students will become certified Firemen and will understand how to handle a fire occurrence on an oil rig.
  2. The students will have field training to introduce them to the oil rig equipment and learning the specialized skills that they will need to be entry level oil rig workers.
  3. The students will become certified in all safety requirements to begin work on the oil rigs immediately after graduation.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES FOR CERTIFICATE IN WELDING: 

  1. The students will understand the theory and different welding processes.
  2. The students will be able to perform welding processes that are currently relevant in the industry.
  3. The students will be able to read and interpret drawings to build projects requiring welding, fabrication techniques and measurement tools.

Assessment