155 Ayers Street, Barre VT 05641

Phone: (802) 476-6237

Fax: (802) 476-4045

What We Do

Building Trades prepares students for careers in general construction. The projects students participate in are informed by the community needs as well as industrial trends and needs. Students in Building Trades learn the principles and skills of general carpentry by constructing a five piece modular home and other various projects.

 

Opportunities

Successful students in this program have these academic opportunities available to them.

 - Associated General Contractors Carpentry Certification (AGC-C)

 - Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) 10 hour certification

 

Vermont Proficiency Alignment

While covering a full curriculum of content specific to this trade, students in this program will be trained and assessed on the following high school-level academic proficiencies using the following indicators from Vermont’s Proficiency-Based Graduation Requirements.

For more information about Vermont’s Proficiency-Based Graduation Requirements, visit the VT Agency of Education’s website here.

 

MATH

Major Proficiencies:  1. Modeling    3. Algebra   5. Geometry

Minor Proficiencies:  2. Number & Quantity

 

SCIENCE

8. Engineering Tech

 

ENGLISH & LITERACY

1. Reading   2. Writing   3. Writing   4. Speaking & Listening   5. Speaking & Listening   6. Language

 

WORK-BASED LEARNING

1. Career Exploration   2. Career Clusters   3. Career Readiness   4. Work Readiness   5. Reading   6. Writing   7. Speaking & Listening   8. Digital Citizenship   9. Creative Communicator

 

TRANSFERABLE SKILLS

1. Communication   2. Self-Direction   3. Problem Solving   4. Citizenship   5. Integrative Thinking

 

See the link above to our Program of Studies for further information about this program, including...

- Textbook

- Recommended Reading Level

- Recommended Math Skills

- CVCC Safety Exam

and more!

Instructor Information

Instructor: Steve Coultas

scoulcvcc@buusd.org

Phone: (802) 476.6237 ext. 2137

Education that works.

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