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Building Trades and Construction Design Technology

Focus your skills in building trade and construction design field

Exciting Career Fields: Carpentry, Masonry, Electricity, Plumbing, Air Conditioning

Students receive training in carpentry and installation of drywall, and basic skills in HVAC, plumbing fixtures, electrical components, concrete and masonry. Training in construction OSHA, are part of this program. Students learn through classroom, shop and laboratory activities.


Potential Earnings
$12 – 25 per hour

The Building Trades and Construction Design Technology class builds 2 beautiful tiny houses each school year! The student-built houses are done with meticulous detail and look fantastic. We can’t wait to see what the class does next year! Photos Coming Soon!!

Scott Brogdon
Carpentry Instructor
OCSD Online Assignments

Advisory Council MembersCourse Hours & Costs

Advisory Council Members

Robert Fisher Signature Builders
Zorlo Fermin Tony’s Handyman Service
Mark Borgen MB Construction of Destin
Walter Knochenmus Walt Works
Kevin Reeves Legacy Cabinet

Building Trades and

Construction Design Technology

OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A BCV0080 Building Construction Assistant 450 Hours
B BCV0081 Carpentry & Masonry Technician 150 Hours
C BCV0082 Electrical & Plumbing Technician 150 Hours
D BCV0083 Building Maintenance Technician 150 Hours

Estimate of Total Program Costs

For estimation purposes only. Rates are based on the 2023-2024 School Year. Prices are subject to change.

Total Tuition and Fees Detail:
$2628.00 Florida Resident Tuition ($2.92 x 900 hours)
$250.00 Lab Fees (Per Academic Semester)
$50.00 Registration Fees (1 Time Per Program)
Textbook Estimated Cost:
$278.00 Estimated Textbook Total
(Full textbook listing available in the front office.)
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