BLD 100 Green Residential General Contracting - Spring 2015

This course is an introduction to basic green residential construction. Topics include the basics in blueprint reading, specifications, insurance, excavating, concrete, carpentry, plumbing, HVAC, indoor air quality, electrical, masonry, insulation, drywall, cabinetry, floor coverings, siding, and critical path design. An emphasis will be placed on “green”, energy and environmentally responsible new construction strategies and materials.
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Green Residential General Contracting, construction, indoor air quality, green plumbing strategies, HVAC systems

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Industry Sector:
Construction -- Specialty Trade Contractors -- Other Specialty Trade Contractors (2389)
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations -- First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers (49-1011)

Education / Instructional Information

Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Using an approved rubric to conduct the evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Other Rubric
SkillsCommons' Material Reused:
Derivative Work from Other's Materials:

Copyright / Licensing