Construction Technology Diploma

Develop sought-after job skills that can lead to an entry-level position in the construction industry in as little as 40 weeks!

Your Construction Technology Diploma from Vista College can open the door to a wide range of career possibilities. By the time you complete your training, you will be thoroughly prepared to take on the challenges of positions such as framers, drywall installers, construction laborers, or tile workers.

Earning a diploma will also give you a competitive edge in today’s tight job market. It demonstrates you have the basic skills and a desire to succeed that employers covet.
What Will You Learn During Your Training?

Construction Technology Diploma ProgramOur comprehensive program employs a combination of classroom and hands-on training to help you develop essential construction industry skills. You’ll learn how to:

  • Interpret construction drawings
  • Perform quality concrete and brickwork
  • Frame walls, ceilings, and floors of a structure
  • Install the proper wiring and piping for electrical and plumbing systems
  • Master the fundamental concepts of sustainable design and green building practices

Course offerings include:

  • Basic Craft Skills
  • Introduction to Construction
  • Building Codes
  • Construction Techniques
  • Construction and Framing
  • Construction Materials and Applications
  • Construction Systems
  • Sustainable Construction

Construction Technology Diploma ProgramYou can complete these courses in a total of 720 clock hours. This means you can get started on your new career without having to spend several years in pursuit of a college degree.

We Make It Easy to Incorporate Learning into Your Lifestyle

At Vista College, we understand that many of our students must juggle school with existing work, family, or personal commitments. We offer day and evening Construction Technology Diploma classes at our El Paso, Texas campus — making it easy to fit learning into your busy schedule.

Programs start every five weeks so you won’t have to wait a long period of time to enroll. The sooner you can complete your training, the sooner you can embark on your new career in the construction industry.

You’ll Benefit From “Real-World” Expertise

Some learning institutions offer courses taught by instructors who are well-versed in theory and concepts but have little practical experience. In addition to possessing solid academic credentials, Vista College instructors have plenty of real-world experience working in the construction trade to share with our students.

Because of our small class sizes, you’ll also have the opportunity to work closely with your instructors and benefit from their wealth of knowledge and practical expertise.

We’ll Help You Prepare to Enter the Workforce

Finding a job in any field these days is challenging. The Vista College Career Services Department can help make the transition into the workforce much easier. We can help you prepare resumes and cover letters that will get you noticed by prospective employers. We also provide job interview coaching so you can approach every interview with a high level of confidence.

We’ll even work with you to develop a job search strategy tailored to your specific career interests and goals. Best of all, as a Vista College student, these services are available to you for the rest of your life.

Learn More About How Vista College Can Help You Build Your Construction Career

To get started on your path to a rewarding career in the construction industry, contact a Vista College Admissions Representative for more information today. Be sure to ask about the financial aid opportunities that are available to qualified candidates. Make Vista College your lifelong career success partner!

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Please note: Not all programs are available at all Ground Campuses or via the Vista College – Online Campus. Your Admissions Representatives can provide detailed information.

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