Construction Technology

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

IHE Certificate of Completion

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Building Construction Technology/Technician. 460415


Delaware Tech’s 300-hour Construction Technology program is designed to provide entry-level skills in a variety of Construction Trades. This includes carpentry, masonry, concrete finishing, electrical work, HVAC basics, and plumbing. Participants will become skilled in different phases of a construction project from start to finish.

Once completing this program, participants will hold their Nationally recognized OSHA-10 Construction Safety Certification as well as be able to frame walls, ceilings, and floors of a structure, install siding and roofing materials, install and finish drywall, utilize proper painting techniques, mix and install concrete and concrete blocks, interpret construction drawings, and install the proper wiring and piping for basic electrical and plumbing systems. This program was developed using the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) training materials and curriculum guidelines.

Minimum Requirements: Must be at least 18 and read at a minimum 9th grade skill level.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Delaware Technical Community College- Innovation & Technology Center

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

97 Parkway Circle, New Castle, Delaware

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential

Construction Technology Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


SEED+ Scholarships

Refund Policy

For a full refund, you must contact the Workforce Development and Community Education office at least 72 hours before the first session. Withdrawals within the first week receive a 75% refund. Refunds are not given for classes that have three or fewer sessions, with the exception of the above 72-hour refund request. Please note that there are some courses with different refund policies.

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Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


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Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$180.00 NCCER Construction Technology

In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$900.00 Lab Fee: Consumable supplies (wood, metal, fasteners, etc.)

Out-of-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

47-2061.00Construction Laborers
$20.00 per hour

Provider Status



97 Parkway Circle, New Castle, Delaware 19720

Phone Number

(302) 266-3300

Fax Number

(302) 327-7320

Web Address


Last Updated

Oct 03, 2023


Oct 13, 2021


Jul 01, 2024

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