Courses

Invest in your career future with this construction trades training program designed in cooperation with local construction employers.


September 17, 2019 to December 12, 2019, RTEC 127
Contractors must take a 16-hour state-approved course to satisfy the educational requirement for Oregon construction contractor licensing. Take this two-day live class to prepare for the state-mandated test (not included) to become a licensed contractor.


December 6-7, 2019, RTEC 138
Preparación para el examen CCB. Esta clase de dos días ayudará a los estudiantes a prepararse y aprobar el examen de la Junta de Contratistas de Construcción (CCB) requerido para la certificación del contratista en Oregon. Para más información, por favor llame a José Balcazar al teléfono 541-318-3701.


November 22-23, 2019, BEC 0156
Contractors must take a 16-hour state-approved course to satisfy the educational requirement for Oregon construction contractor licensing. Take this online class to prepare for the state-mandated test (not included) to become a licensed contractor.


September 23, 2019 to January 5, 2020
Using a mixture of lecture and hands-on application, your expert instructor will guide you through the importance of using scale and design before building, foundation basics, the components of a typical wall framing system, framing and truss layout, and roof system basics. You'll learn how to safely use construction tools and tricks of the trade for basic construction for homeowners. For students who want to learn about home/project based construction. Tools will be provided. Students will need to provide their own construction appropriate gloves.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of continuing education in Central Oregon performing electrical calculations based on the 2017 National Electric Code. Covers specific factors that impact calculations based on various conditions.


Friday, February 21, 2020, RTEC 124
Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of continuing education in Central Oregon covering articles 701 and 702 emergency system installation requirements, required signage and the continuity of the systems for safety.


Friday, March 13, 2020, RTEC 124
This 48-hour course prepares licensed Electricians for the State of Oregon exams for Electrical Signing Supervisors License, Electrical Plant Supervisor License, and Electrical Inspector Certification.


January 11, 2020 to March 28, 2020, RTEC 124
Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of continuing education in Central Oregon while examining electrical overcurrent protection requirements and specific code references for transformer installations.


Friday, January 24, 2020, RTEC 124
Learn how to safely operate a forklift. This course includes classroom instruction and hands-on experience maneuvering a forklift in practice drills. Upon satisfactory completion, forklift operator cards will be mailed. Participants must be 18 years or older; please bring proof of age (driver's license or state ID card). This training can also be delivered at your business and customized to meet your needs.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Learn to design, construct, repair and troubleshoot residential irrigation systems. This class covers basic hydraulic theory, how to obtain site information, determine irrigation requirements and water supply, select sprinklers and spacing ranges, and calculate pressure requirements.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Any type of business, whether delivering a product or service, can benefit their bottom line through continuous improvement applying Lean principles.


Tuesday, November 19, 2019, BEC 0154