Blueprint Reading Course 2023

Construction drawings represent a large portion of the construction documents necessary to build any structure, which is why it is important to know how to interpret them. This class emphasizes the development of print reading skills in order to understand common and new construction techniques in building commercial projects. This course will cover the basics of reading commercial construction drawings including:

  • Orthographic projection
  • Types of prints - civil, architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical
  • Plan views and elevations
  • Sections and details
  • Material schedules
  • Measuring tools and scales
  • Common lines and symbols

Dates: (Four sessions) April 5, 12, 19 and 26 | 8 to 10 a.m.

Location: The Builders Training Center | North Kansas City, Mo.

Cost: $250 for Members | $500 for Nonmembers

To register: Sign in and select "Register Myself," choose the appropriate "Registration Option," then click "Proceed to Checkout" and "Submit Order."

The Builders, a chapter of the AGC, is actively monitoring the current health situation, and COVID-19 mitigation strategies will be placed on or removed from events based on the COVID-19 community levels, as reported by the CDC. Events that take place in a community rated as "high" at the time of the event can anticipate mitigation strategies that will aid in protecting the health of the event attendees. Under Missouri law, any individual entering the premises or engaging the services of the association or its vendors waives all civil liability against the individual or entity for any damages based on inherent risks associated with an exposure or potential exposure to COVID-19, except for recklessness or willful misconduct. Registered individuals consent to be photographed and recorded (video or audio) while attending the Event, and allow the association to include photographs or recordings of registered individuals in the association's promotional and archival materials, without payment of any kind. Registered individuals agree to comply with the association's antitrust policy. By registering for this event, you are agreeing to the above terms..

Question(s) about this event? Contact Caleb McCandless | 816.595.4161. Having issues signing in or creating an account? Contact Aarika Leonard-DeMarc | 816.595.4118.

4/5/2023 8:00 AM - 4/26/2023 10:00 AM
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Builders Training & Education Center 105 West 12th Avenue North Kansas City, MO 64116 UNITED STATES
Sign in or create an account to register Registration ends 4/3/2023 5:00 PM
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