Construction Continuing Education

Essential for all persons in the building trades from salespeople to rough carpenters to painters, each person attending will take away new, applicable knowledge about their role in the construction process. These courses have been approved by the State of Wisconsin for continuing education as indicated.

Upcoming Classes:

CAD Drawing SketchUp I
Introduces the student to the basics of computer-aided drawing (CAD) techniques and its uses in the construction industry. Students explore basic construction drawings. Familiarity with basic computer knowledge and blueprint reading helpful.

CRN Date Time Location
30957 Mon/Wed, March 15 & 17 5:30-8:30 p.m. West Bend Campus, N-110

$69 (62 & over $48.15) per person

CAD Drawing SketchUp II
Take your computer-aided drawing (CAD) skills to the next level. Students explore additional CAD topics related to the construction industry.

CRN Date Time Location
30958 Mon/Wed, April 12 & 14 5:30-8:30 p.m. West Bend Campus, N-110

$69 (62 & over $48.15) per person

A Guide to Quickbooks Construction
Explore the features of QuickBooks specifically useful for contractors. Topics include creating estimates, running job cost reports, tracking time, producing statements & invoices, & using the sales tax and payroll features.

CRN Date Time Location
30898 Saturday, January 30 8:30-11:30 a.m. Online – Canvas

$50 (62 & over $36.11) per person

A “Think Safe” Jobsite 
Hundreds of workers are killed in the U.S. each month. Construction accidents and fatalities are real, they happen, and they can be serious. This course is designed for all employees in the construction workforce from office staff to field workers. It is intended to make each attendee an active part of a safety culture on all job sites from large to small. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to enact safe practices on the jobsite, cut costs, reduce injury, and eliminate worry. Approved by State of WI for four hours of credit for Dwelling Contractor Qualifier.

CRN Date Time Location
30899 Monday, February 1 5:30-9:30 p.m. Online – Canvas

$50 (62 & over $36.11) per person

Personality Matters: Better Communication 
Expert communication between construction professionals and others on the job site is essential for successful project completion. Construction tradespeople interact with onsite supervisors and project managers, as well as expediters, bookkeepers, and designers, to name a few. Successfully communicating with others requires clear and efficient communication tailored to the needs of all those involved. Learn how personality impacts the construction process. Approved by State of WI for 4 hours of credit for Dwelling Contractor Qualifier.

CRN Date Time Location
30901 Monday, February 15 5:30-9:30 p.m. Online – Canvas

$50 (62 & over $36.11) per person

Civility and Communications
This course seeks to promote civility and equality at the work site. Students will learn about the impact of stress, aggression, violence, and incivility on themselves and other workers. Awareness of non-traditional populations on the jobsite, proper management of personnel, well-being, and enhanced productive communication among stakeholders will be discussed. Approved by State of WI for 4 hours of credit for Dwelling Contractor Qualifier.

CRN Date Time Location
30902 Monday, March 8 5:30-9:30 p.m. Online – Canvas

$50 (62 & over $36.11) per person

Construction Blueprint Reading
Introduces the skills required to read and interpret building trade-related blueprints. Incorporates sketching, interpretation of symbols and line identification. Provides experience in reading plans in both residential and light commercial construction, as well as interpreting specification.

CRN Date Time Location
30900 Tuesday & Wednesday, February 2 & 3 4:30-8:30 p.m. Online – Canvas
30903 Tuesday & Wednesday, March 30 & 31 5:30-9:30 p.m. Online – Canvas

$99 (62 & over $71.22) per person

EPA 608 Universal Certification Prep
The EPA 608 Universal Certification Preparation Course reviews Core, Type I, Type II, and Type III sections for the 608 exam. This class meets face to face in a classroom and includes a study manual and practice tests. This course is designed for those working in the industry and will prepare you to pass our EPA Section 608 certification exam.

CRN Date Time Location
31095 Wednesday, May 5 5:00-8:00 p.m. West Bend Campus, T-104

$150 (62 & over $129.16) per person

EPA 608 Exam Proctoring
Once you have completed the EPA 608 Universal Certification Prep course you will be ready to take the exam. Test time starts promptly. Time to complete the exam varies.

CRN Date Time Location
31096 Wednesday, May 19 5:00-8:00 p.m. West Bend Campus, T-104

$70 (62 & over $56.11) per person

Register now by calling 920-924-3207 or 1-800-472-4554.

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