Building Maintenance and Construction

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AVTEC is proud to offer the new training suite, Building Maintenance and Construction. These short, intensive courses will support the facilities maintenance and construction industries. Students can pick and choose short courses in construction-related topics to supplement their foundational knowledge. By completing this specialized training students will possess the basic skills needed to succeed and grow in this industry.

If you have been displaced from your current employer and are looking to re-skill, you may qualify for funding to support your enrollment in this program.  Contact the Dislocated Worker program coordinator at 907-224-6173 to see if you qualify. 

Link to downloadable Application Here

Upcoming training dates:

Framing Wall Systems: October 26-28, 2020

Stair Building: Nov 2-4, 2020

Roof Framing: Nov 9-13, 2020

Interior Trim Nov 16-18, 2020

Applied Construction Math | 3 DAYS

This Applied Construction Math course is a classroom course designed to develop the mathematical skills necessary for success in the construction trades. These skills will be gained through practice and application. While this is not a prerequisite for any other courses, it does provide a solid foundation for them.

Applied Construction Math Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Basic Stair Building | 3 DAYS

Basic Stair Building is a classroom-based course designed to develop the skills required to design and calculate to building codes basic stair systems commonly found in the construction industry. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Basic Stair Building - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Building Envelopes | 3 DAY

Building Envelopes is a classroom-based course designed to develop the skills that define components that make up a building envelope along with the proper installation of these components. This includes proper installation and waterproofing of exterior doors and windows. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Building Envelopes - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Construction Prints and Drawings | 3 DAY

This Construction Prints and Drawings course is a classroom-based course designed to develop the skills required to read and interpret prints and drawings commonly found in the maintenance and construction industry. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Construction Prints and Drawings - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Framing Wall Systems | 3 DAY

Framing Wall Systems is a classroom-based course designed to develop the skills required to identify components, interpret wall drawings, and construct wall systems used in the construction industry. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Framing Wall Systems - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Hand and Power Tools | 3 DAY

Hand and Power Tools is a classroom-based course designed to develop the skills required to identify, maintain, and safely use common hand and power tools used in the construction industry. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Hand and Power Tools - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Interior Trim | 3 DAY

Interior Trim is a classroom-based course designed to develop the skills to identify and install common components that make up interior finish systems in the construction industry. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Interior Trim - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Intermediate Rigging | 3 Day

Intermediate Rigging is a classroom-based course designed to develop the rigging skills required to meet OSHA industry standards. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Intermediate Rigging - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Intro to Cabinetmaking | 5 DAY

Intro to Cabinetmaking is a classroom-based course designed to develop the skills to identify the components that make up common base and wall cabinets, including hardware and wood species. Students will identify and manufacture the most common cabinet joints used along with designing a cabinet layout and manufacture a cabinet using provided cabinet plan. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Intro to Cabinetmaking - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Roof Framing | 5 DAY

Roof Framing is a classroom based course designed to develop the skills required to identify components, interpret roof drawings, and construct roof systems used in the construction industry. These skills will be gained through practice and application. This is not a prerequisite for any other courses.

Roof Framing - Detailed Training Syllabus - Traditional

Online Courses - 4.5 Hours per day (2 hours online via zoom & 2.5 working on your own–Instructor will be available online)

Construction Math | 5 DAYS

This Applied Construction Math course is a semi-self-paced class designed to develop the mathematical skills necessary for success in the construction trades. These skills will be gained through practice and application. While this is not a prerequisite for any other courses, it does provide a solid foundation for them.

Applied Construction Math - Detailed Training Syllabus - Online

Basic Stair Building | 5 DAYS

This Basic Stair Building course is a semi-self-paced class designed to develop the skills required to design and calculate to building codes basic stair systems commonly found in the construction industry. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Basic Stair Building - Detailed Training Syllabus - Online

Construction Prints and Drawings | 5 DAY

This Construction Prints and Drawings course is a semi-self-paced class designed to develop the skills required to read and interpret prints and drawings commonly found in the maintenance and construction industry. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Construction Prints and Drawings - Detailed Training Syllabus - Online

Intermediate Rigging | 5 DAY

This Intermediate Rigging course is a semi-self-paced class designed to develop the rigging skills required to meet OSHA industry standards. These skills will be gained through practice and application.

Intermediate Rigging - Detailed Training Syllabus - Online