ERIC Number: ED379422
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Jun
General Construction. Instructor Manual.
Laborers-AGC Education and Training Fund, Pomfret Center, CT.
This guide contains materials for a general construction course. Introductory materials include a list of videos, schedule for the 10-day course, and tools and material list. The course is divided into 10 sections. Each section consists of some or all of these components: list of trainee objectives, instructor notes, instructor outline, instructional/informative materials, assignment sheet(s), and review quiz. The 10 sections cover the following topics: craft orientation; material recognition; hand tools; safety; power tools--gas/electric/pneumatic/powder activated; compaction; hand signals; knots and rigging; cutting and burning; and introductory industry math. Answer keys to review quizzes follow Section 10. Contents of attachments are as follows: a publication with course overviews of 10 construction skills courses, 7 environmental courses, 3 refresher courses, and 6 supervisory courses and news releases that focus on a learn-at-home program to improve reading skills. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Building Trades, Construction Industry, Construction (Process), Hand Tools, Instructional Materials, Mathematics Skills, Orientation, Postsecondary Education, Safety, Safety Education, Teaching Guides
Laborers-AGC Education and Training Fund, 37 Deerfield Road, P.O. Box 37, Pomfret Center, CT 06259 ($12).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Laborers-AGC Education and Training Fund, Pomfret Center, CT.
Note: For related documents, see CE 068 095-096 and CE 068 098-101.