ERIC Number: ED470766
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Building & Property Maintenance. FasTrak Specialization Integrated Technical and Academic Competency (ITAC). 2002 Revision.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Career-Technical and Adult Education.
This document presents an overview of the 2-year competency-based building and property maintenance programs offered in Ohio schools at the secondary and/or adult levels. The overview covers the attributes and qualifications required to be a successful worker in the industry and the typical tasks performed by building and property maintenance workers. It also discusses opportunities for advancement and possible occupational ladders in the building and property maintenance field as a whole and in specific occupations in the field. The remainder of the document lists the enabling tasks required for mastery of a total of 64 competencies covered in 12 units of instruction and 1 optional module. The unit topics are as follows: (1) orientation to the building and property management industry; (2) basic safety procedures; (3) basic procedures; (4) computerized property maintenance management systems; (5) blueprints/layout work; (6) masonry applications and repairs; (7) rough carpentry applications and repairs; (8) roof applications and repairs; (9) plumbing installations and repairs; (10) electrical installations and repairs; (11) interior finish/carpentry procedures; (12) heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and components; and (13) welding and cutting operations. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Air Conditioning, Air Conditioning Equipment, Blueprints, Building Operation, Building Trades, Carpentry, Competence, Competency Based Education, Computer Literacy, Construction (Process), Electrical Systems, Electricians, Employment Opportunities, Employment Qualifications, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Utilization, Heating, Job Skills, Learning Modules, Maintenance, Masonry, Occupational Mobility, Plumbing, Promotion (Occupational), Roofing, Safety, Secondary Education, Statewide Planning, Trade and Industrial Education, Ventilation, Vocational Education, Welding
For full text: http://www.ode.state.oh.us/ctae/teacher/fastrak/list.asp.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Career-Technical and Adult Education.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio