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2020 60 HR Overview of Building Trades

60 hour – 9-Hour Overview of Building Trades Course in Video

Fulfills 9 hours toward prelicensure


Instructor:  Mike Wood

This nine-hour course provides an overview of building trade skills. The information provided in this course would be advantageous for anyone seeking to start a residential building project or enter into the building industry. Students must answer 70% of the questions correctly in order to receive credit/certification for the course.

This Course Covers:

  • Excavation and Sitework
  • Permitting and Inspections
  • Floodplains
  • Measurements and Markings
  • Construction tools
  • Soil Conditions and compaction
  • Wells and Water
  • Footings and foundations
  • Foundations, Flooring and examples
  • Framing, roofing and sheathing
  • Water Barriers, ventilation, insulation, siding and gutters
  • Stairs
  • Windows and window types
  • Masonry
  • Exterior Finish
  • House Plan Walkthrough


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