Course Overview


    NCTA COVID 19 Construction - Skilled Trades Program Continuous Learning Plan 


    We will follow the general schedule outlined below for our learning starting on Monday, April 13.


    Monday: Carpentry/Skilled Trades Math Assignments - Office Hours 10 - 11

    Tuesday: Lecture and/or Research Assignments

    Wednesday: Construction English Assignments

    Thursday: Carpentry/Skilled Trades Assignments - Office Hours 10 - 11

    Friday: Review Information/Assignments - Gradebook Updated


    I am available for electronic in-person meetings through (zoom or email): Monday and Thursday by appointment from 10:00AM - 11:00AM


    For one:one communication, the best way to get a hold of me is through email at


    For access to instructional materials, please see your school emails for instructions and the SWHS Canvas website.  


    Grades will be updated at the end of each week.


    Please contact me with any questions through email. Please check your email at least twice a day for updates, assignments, or other important information.



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    Construction – Skilled Trades Electrical, Plumbing, Carpentry and Contracting develops the entry-level skills needed in residential electrical wiring, plumbing, carpentry and contracting. Students will learn about work-site safety, construction-based applied math, safe use of hand and power tools, blueprint reading, communication skills, employability skills, material handling, framing skills, and the basics of residential electrical and plumbing. The program helps students explore a variety of construction-related career opportunities, develops appropriate work readiness skills and prepares them to enter construction-related apprenticeships, post-secondary education programs or entry-level jobs. Workplace safety, tool usage and job-readiness skills will be over-arching themes throughout each unit.  Post high school training opportunities or entry-level employment in residential construction or facility maintenance careers in residential settings.