Construction Technologies

Construction Technologies

Program Description
» Work in all aspects of construction including framing, roofing, plumbing, wiring, masonry, and finishing.
» Operate a wide range of professional tools used for demolition, preparation, and construction.
» Apply advanced principles of job, labor, and material estimation using blueprint evaluation to complete projects.
CAREER FOCUS: Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications, and further education
Program Courses
» Construction Technology-Core & Sustainable Construction
» Structural Systems
» Construction Safety and Crew Leadership
» Carpentry and Masonry Technical SkillsStructural Systems
 
Certifications
» 
OSHA 10 Construction
» NCCER Core
» NCCER Core Level 1
 
College Credit Opportunities*
Hocking College 
» CM ELEC Management Elective (1.5)
» CMCP 1100 Level 1 Basic Framing (6)
» CM 1101 Construction Safety OSHA 20 (2)
» CM ELEC Management Elective (1.5)
CTAG
» CTCON003 Construction Methods and Materials (3)
*Note: Qualitifications Apply  
 
Career Opportunities
Program Instructor 
 
Instructor: Thomas Cusma
Teaching since: 1999
Teaching at Mid-East since: 2011
Credentials: Teaching Degree from the Ohio State University and a Construction Management Degree from Hocking College
Other Roles at Mid-East: SkillsUSA Advisor  
Field Experience: Journeyman Carpenter in the union and owned and operated Cusma Construction Company for over 20 years. 
Hobbies/Interests: Camping, Fishing, Hunting - anything outdoors
Other: In 2008 I had the privilege of taking a student to compete in the SkillsUSA National Competition in Carpentry in Kansas City. He won first place in the nation.  
 
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