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Career Area: Architecture and Construction
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 30-410-3
Approximately Less Than 1 Year to Complete
Credit Program

Construction Essentials Careers

Average Median Wage

$34057

Construction Essentials Programs

In the Construction Essentials Embedded Technical Diploma, you learn basic skills necessary for entry-level jobs in construction. You develop an understanding of construction processes, including identification and safe use of hand and portable power tools. You earn an industry recognized safety working environment certification (OSHA). 

According to a recent graduate survey, the average entry-level annual pay range for construction/remodeling is $22,000 to $35,000 plus benefits. Earning potential in this field can reach $50,000 or more in three to five years.

Construction Essentials Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Madison College Construction Essentials at Madison College
Wisconsin Indianhead Construction Essentials at Wisconsin Indianhead