AGC San Diego Construction Education & Safety Training Catalog 2015 July-December 2015 - Page 40

AGC JOURNEYMAN UPGRADE PROGRAM The AGC is proud to offer a new journeymen education program. The program allows journeymen from AGC Apprenticeship member contractors to access an extensive variety of training and education courses available through the AGC. Journeymen are encouraged to enroll in these classes to increase their education, increase their value to the contractor, and further their careers in the construction industry. BLUEPRINT READING FOR JOURNEYMAN 22-23 21 SEPT JULY This fast-track program exposes participants to the fundamentals of construction drawings and specifications and works through the various disciplines. This course uses both hard copy and on-screen plans to fully demonstrate the techniques being taught. Learning Objectives / Outcomes: • Know how to navigate commercial plans and specifications • Be able to follow the ‘roadmaps’ to find required information • Know how to read various plan and detail notes • Understand the various views • Understand what material schedules are and how to use them • Know the basic relationship between plans and specs Plan topics include: Civil & Architectural, Structural & Electrical, Plumbing & Mechanical Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm AGC Member: $189 AGC Journeyman: FREE Non Member: $229 Instructor: Paul Stout 38 Register for classes online at