The Residential Building program provides practical, hands-on learning opportunities for students preparing to enter the residential construction field. Student responsibilities will include framing to finishing a site built new home including electrical, heating and ventilation. Students will gain knowledge in “whole house” sustainable building practices. Upon completion of the home, a Focus on Energy consultant tests and rates the home for energy efficiency. The curriculum is infused with Focus on Energy standards and guidelines. The program house is built off campus. Students will be responsible for their own transportation to the job site.