SAVA CTE Residential & Commercial Construction Pathway

Construction 1

Construction 1 emphasizes job site safety, practical working knowledge of tools and equipment use, an introduction to blueprints, and an overview of industry math. In this class students will get to build projects such as a tiny house and Adirondack chairs. They tiny house will be donated to a homeless veteran in need.

This course is articulated with Consumes River College and their Construction program.

Construction 2

Construction 2 provides students with in-depth analysis of the organization and structure of the construction industry and the many career choices the industry offers. The emerging “green building” jobs will be examined, as well as other topics in sustainability. Students will be team leaders when building tiny houses and compete in a shed building competition. Construction 1 is required for this course.