This comprehensive and easy to learn course provides students with skills required to becoming a multi-skilled custodian and maintenance technician. It provides a solid understanding of safety and the operation of various types of equipment used to clean and maintain residential and/or commercial buildings. Students will learn the basics of carpentry, electricity, plumbing, window/door installation, tiling, wall repair/texturing and the use of different cleaning solvents.
Student Learning Outcomes
Depending upon selected concentration, upon completion of this program, the successful student will have learned:
- OSHA Regulations
- Tools, Material and Equipment
- Math and English Terminology
- Identifying and Use of Equipment
- Learning Beginning Carpentry Skills
- Electrical Fundamentals and Basic Electricity
- Drywall and Texturing
- Introduction to Tiling
- Successful completion of the courses listed above
Graduates are prepared for entry-level employment as general building maintenance in apartment complexes, healthcare facilities, industrial establishments, and commercial buildings.
Below is a list of common building maintenance titles organized by job type.
|· Building and Grounds Technician||· Facilities Technician|
|· Janitor/Custodian||· Property Maintenance|
|· Construction and Maintenance Technician||· Maintenance Worker|