Blueprint Reading for Construction Trades


The target audience for this course includes individuals who need a basic understanding of how to read blueprints used in the various technical fields involved in construction trades.

Time-on-Task Hours: 41

Course Description:

The Blueprint Reading for Construction Trades course provides students with a basic overview of blueprint reading concepts. This introductory-level course reviews the key concepts applicable to reading blueprints generated for a variety of skilled trade and technical applications, including carpentry, electrical systems, plumbing systems, and sprinkler fitting systems in light commercial and residential construction.


Course Objectives:

• Describe the basics of construction trade blueprints
• Explain the elements of the blueprint design process
• Define common symbols and terminology related to construction trade blueprints
• Use construction trade blueprints for a variety of applications
• Describe and compare the elements of light commercial and residential construction blueprints
• Explain the purpose of different working drawings


• Self-Paced online courses
• Course can be conducted completely online
• Complete ready-to-deliver online course with syllabi, sequenced lessons, course descriptions, course objectives, detailed checklists, and assessments
• Assessments, lesson presentations, and reading assignments are designed to meet specific course outcomes
• Interactive classroom lectures are self-contained learning objects
• All content has been developed by industry leading subject matter experts
• Any required text is included as an eBook with the course and resides within the course for easy student access
• Lesson presentations are also provided as Audio-to-Go, for on-the-go learning

eBook Information

For classes in Blueprint Reading and Architectural Drafting and Design. Based on the author's extensive practical experience in construction as a crew member in the field as well as a contractor and professional estimator, this text covers the whole spectrum of construction blueprint reading—from what a blueprint is to how to make use of a set of plans. It teaches the proper meaning of the construction symbols, abbreviations, and keynotes common to construction for all trades; the difference in the plan groups and how they are applied to a project; how to associate plans, sections, and details on blueprints to get a better understanding of the object(s) noted; and how to determine the coordination of the plans and how to reference the plans to each other

Chapter Titles:

1. Blueprint Reading Fundamentals.
2. The Survey.


1. Off-Sites and Site Improvements.
2. Foundations and Below-Grade Construction (On-Site).
3. The Structure (On-Site).
4. The Structure (Continued).
5. Plumbing, Mechanical, and Electrical.
6. The Lee Residence and Specifications.


1. Commercial Construction Documents.
2. Commercial Construction.
3. Off-Site and Site Improvements.
4. On-Site—The Office.
5. On–Site—Manufacturing/Warehouse

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  • No. Of Hours   41

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