Introduction to Construction Spring 2018
Introduction to Construction Spring 2018
Contributed by CTEC
Monday, February 26, 2018

 CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION CENTER Introduction to Construction Spring 2018

Instructor: Dave Niemeyer
The Butte County Career Technical Education Center is combating the skilled worker shortage by launching trade skills training in a series of short-term programs. 

Introduction to Construction

Introduction to Construction is ideal for people who love to work with their hands in a variety of settings and are interested in a career in the construction trades. Students are provided 84 hours of classroom instruction including practical labs and the opportunity to earn industry certifications. Upon successful completion of the classroom instruction, qualified students are provided with a two-week, 80-hour industry internship (non-paid) and a program certificate of proficiency. The program fee covers texts, exams, materials, certifications and basic tools.

Program Fee: $1,095

Program Sessions Day Date Time 

CTEIC 001 

Classroom M-Th 3/19/18–4/26/18 8:00–11:30am 

Internship M-F 4/30/18–5/11/18 Varies by internship site 

Intern Meeting W 5/2/18 & 5/9/18 5:30–8:30 pm


Classroom M-F 5/14/18–6/15/18 8:00–11:30am

Internship M-F 6/18/18–6/29/18 Varies by internship site

Intern Meeting F 6/22/18 & 6/29/18 5:30–8:30 pm

Topics Covered:

•Job site/shop safety
•Safe use and care of hand and power tools
•Measurements and layouts
•Identification and use of construction materials and products
•Basic blueprint reading
•Basics of framing


2145 Park Avenue, Unit 13 Chico, CA 95928

To Enroll:

Visit Introduction to Construction on the web at: for application and 
additional program information.

Career Technology Education Center| 530-879-7462 |2491 Carmichael Dr. Suite 500, Chico, CA 95928