Building Construction Technology


Building Construction Technology is designed to provide basic knowledge and applicable skills necessary for individuals to work in the building construction industry. Instruction provided will assist students in obtaining certifications in various construction trades, i.e. carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and masonry.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 20 Months
Clock Hours 2,160
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,680.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $1,664.22

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Carpenter Helper432Certificate
Electrician Helper (Certificate award for completion of 432 hours)2160Certificate
Plumber Helper (Certificate award for completion of 432 hours)1728Certificate
General Construction2160Diploma

Campus Locations

602 South Broadway
Portland, TN 37148
Main Campus
100 White Bridge Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

Job Duties

Inspect structures using engineering skills to determine structural soundness and compliance with specifications, building codes, and other regulations. Inspections may be general in nature or may be limited to a specific area, such as electrical systems or plumbing.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 1,580

Current job openings per year: 180




Kenton Pleger
(615) 425-5552
Chris Stillwagon
John Wysocki
Adam Verone

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