Home improvement courses cover a number of subjects in the construction trades. Thy include repairs, renovations, interior design, and many more. Here are some of the courses we offer on home improvement.
Plumbing Repairs and Maintenance
This course will develop the plumbing skills of students. They will be able to handle common problems in plumbing, such as, clogged drains and leaky faucets. Students will practice soldering copper pipes, installing new faucets, etc. Students will also learn about water heaters and garbage disposals.
Students learn how to measure and cut fabric, insert cushion, etc. They learn about various materials and their quality. They also learn how to create a new look with upholstery.
Drywall Installation and Plaster Repair
In this course, students will learn about the various types of drywall, repairing plaster, taping and sanding the material, knocking down walls, etc.
Ceramic Tile Installation
In this course, students learn how to choose the right ceramic tiles for different surfaces. They learn to prepare the surface and install the tiles. Topics cover installation of floors, countertops, shower walls, stairs, tubs, etc. Students learn how to estimate the quantity and cost of tiles for a project.
Kitchen and Bathroom Design
This class teaches students to draft blueprints so that they can design renovation projects for their kitchens and bathrooms. Students learn how to come up with home improvement ideas and determine the cost of the project.
All these are 3-credit courses. Cost of per credit is $125. The seats are limited, so register for the course of your choice today!