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Blueprint Reading


This course is designed to train the student to understand drawings used for residential and commercial projects. The main focus is to educate the student with the essential drawing types as well as tools used in blueprint reading. Blueprint Reading is broken up into blueprint 1 and blueprint 2. The two courses are conducted together and make up a total of forty hours.

 Areas of study are:

  • Working Drawings
  • Orthographic Projection
  • Plan Drawings
  • Elevations
  • Sections
  • Symbols and Abbreviations
  • Plot Plans
  • Specifications
  • Detail Drawings