Construction Trades Technology

Learn From Professionals With Decades of Experience

The Construction Trades Technology Program (CTT) was developed to teach rural Alaskans the skills to work on local construction projects,with a focus on Alaskan building practices for northern climates. This hands-on training program is taught by professionals with decades of practical experience. The program offers courses in Facilities Maintenance, Basic Carpenty and Sustainable Energy, with an emphasis on saving money by doing self home repairs. Earning an Occupational Endorsement and/or Certificate through the Construction Trades Technology program can assist students in obtaining a construction job or apprenticeship.

Curriculum includes workplace safety, hand and power tool usage, blueprint reading, construction math, entry level plumbing and heating, carpentry, interior repairs, framing, employability skills and communications.

Courses in the Construction Trades Technology program are delivered in a face-to-face, compressed format and include hands on projects and work related to the construction field. The CTT program offers a consistently scheduled set of courses in Fairbanks each semester. CTT course can also be held in rural communities, based on interest and request.