Building Trades I

Back to Residential Construction and Remodeling


The first year of the program focuses on developing a working knowledge of the residential building process.  Topics include:

  • Safety
  • Hand  and Power Tools
  • Building Materials
  • Floor Framing
  • Wall and Ceiling Framing
  • Roof Framing
  • Exterior Trim
  • Roofing
  • Doors and Windows
  • Siding
  • Insulation
  • Drywall
  • Interior Finish




Grade level  math and reading skills

The ability to work well with others




This course is held at Biddeford Center of Technology in room T-5.