Building and Construction Trades Sector Information
Sector description: The Construction technology and Green Construction Academy Pathways are designed to prepare students for entry level positions as mechanical helper, carpenter apprentice, cabinet maker and installer or woodworker or related fields. Students study topics like robotics, electronics, manufacturing processes, pneumatics, mechanisms, and computer design technologies. Students develop skills in planning, designing, layout, estimating, problem solving, fabrication of wood products, use of simple jigs and fixtures, cabinetmaking and furniture making, nomenclature and advanced operational techniques of woodworking and cabinet shop equipment, creating blueprints, project packets, and student-centered construction projects. These topics and skills are all necessary for entry level positions in the above mentioned employment fields.
Entry Level (w/H.S. diploma)
Technical Level (w/AA or AS or certificate)
Professional Level (w/BA or BS degree)
Aircraft Cabinet maker
Entry level quality control inspector
Cabinet design programmer
Sales and kitchen designer
CAD designer - cabinets
Quality control engineer
Construction Project Engineer
Cabinet design engineer
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