ERIC Number: ED117549
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Careers in Construction, Building Maintenance and Allied Occupations. Junior High School. Course Outline.
Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL. Office of Vocational and Adult Education.
The guide was prepared to assist student emploration in the fields of construction and building maintenance and as preparation for further specialized training. The course was prepared for quinmester use and includes a series of manipulative job assignments within a laboratory equipped to simulate the actual job atmosphere found in the construction and building maintenance industries. The table of contents provides a suggested hourly breakdown for the orientation unit and the introductory units for carpentry, plumbing maintenance, electrical maintenance, the trowel trades, painting and decorating, and occupational safety. Instructional materials such as handouts, building plans and diagrams, pre- and post-testing materials, resource lists, and bibliographies are provided for some of the units. (LJ)
Descriptors: Building Trades, Career Exploration, Course Content, Curriculum Guides, Developmental Programs, Electrical Occupations, Equipment Maintenance, Hand Tools, Junior High Schools, Maintenance, Masonry, Painting (Industrial Arts), Plumbing, Pretests Posttests, Safety Education, Simulated Environment, Trade and Industrial Education
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL. Office of Vocational and Adult Education.
Identifiers: Florida; Quinmester Program
Note: An authorized course of instruction for the Quinme