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Construction Pathway

  • Residential & Masonry
  • Electrical

11th and 12th Graders


Students will choose to specialize in residential building construction, masonry, electrical, or HVAC. Curriculum will provide knowledge of basic residential and commercial construction skills, career awareness and training options, safety procedures, codes knowledge, design, layout, and estimating.

Student Experience & Projects

Students will enrich their technical skills with participation in activities such as SkillsUSA conferences/ competitions, job shadows, summer employment, internships, career fairs, Habitat for Humanity, entrepreneurship seminar, install smoke alarms, housing repairs for seniors, paint-a-thon, green build recycle projects, HBAL home show/activities, and AGC activities.

Possible Careers

  • Cabinet Maker
  • Concrete/Mason
  • Crew Foreman
  • Drafter
  • Drywaller
  • Estimator
  • Finish Carpenter
  • Framer Lead Carpenter
  • Remodeler
  • Business Owner
  • Construction Electrician
  • HVAC Maintenance Specialist

Field Trips

  • Home Builders Association of Lincoln
  • Fall and Spring Parade of Homes
  • SCC Construction Career Days
  • BPI (Building Products Institute) class field trips
  • City of Lincoln Building & Safety Offices

Recommended Classes to Take at Your Home High School

Highly Recommended: Intro to Construction
Encouraged: Intro to Woods Manufacturing, Intro to Engineering Design, CAD-Architecture

Residential Construction & Masonry

Dual Credits Available
Residential Construction Classes
Junior or Senior
Masonry Classes
Junior or Senior

First Semester

Second Semester

First Semester

Second Semester

CNST 1226 (1.5)
Tools and Materials I

CNST 1228 (1.5)
Construction Processes & Practices I

Option: LPS Residential Construction (House Project)

CNST 1227 (1.5)
Tools and Materials II

CNST 1229 (1.5)
Construction Processes & Practices II

Option: LPS Residential Construction (House Project)

CNST 1123 (1.5)
Concrete & Masonry Tools & Materials I

CNST 1125 (1.5)
Concrete & Masonry Applications I

Option: LPS Residential Construction (House Project)

CNST 1124 (1.5)
Concrete & Masonry Tools & Materials II

CNST 1126 (1.5)
Concrete & Masonry Applications II

Option: LPS Residential Construction (House Project)


Dual Credits Available
Year 1 Classes Year 2 Classes

First Semester

Second Semester

First Semester

Second Semester

ELEC 1131 (5.0)
DC Principles

ELEC 1217 (5.0)
AC Principles

ELEC 1366 (5.0)
Residential & Commercial Wiring I

ELEC 1367 (5.0)
Residential & Commercial Wiring II

Additional high school courses taken at TCA to meet graduation requirements

(Students earn 30 LPS credits per year toward the 245 LPS credits required for graduation).

YEAR 1 First Semester: 11th LPS Gov’t & Politics (5 LPS credits); 11th LPS Economics (5 LPS credits).
YEAR 2: Senior English Seminar English (10 LPS credits) Course completed over two semesters earning 5 credits each semester.

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