Construction Drawings for the Building Trades

Construction Drawings for the Building Trades

Course Number: ENGR X455.01

2 units

Examines the development, use and analysis of blueprints for construction managers, general contractors, various building trades including plumbers, electricians and others. Topics include preparing blueprints, identifying common blueprint terminology and styles, industrial blueprint requirements, analyzing important features, use of blueprints on the jobsite, developing key questions and challenges to information in blueprints, liability and limitations of blueprints, cost factors and tradeoffs, interpreting design elements and features, codes, structural requirements and engineering fundamentals.


Basic knowledge of construction management principles and techniques

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