Construction

Construction Technology

Piedmont Hills High School

Pathway Contact

Jonathan Montoya
montoyaj@esuhsd.org
(408) 347-3965

The Construction Technology pathway at Piedmont Hills High School prepares you for a career in the construction industry and gives you a head start toward college.  This hands-on program in the construction trade gives you the technical skills and opportunity to solve real-world challenges, both in the high school classroom and in the real world.

From job shadowing to national contests, you’ll interact with professionals and build  skills and confidence.  Whether you’re looking for career in carpentry, construction or architecture, Piedmont Hills High School’s construction technology pathway gives you a great foundation for career, college and beyond.

Piedmont Hills High School’s construction technology pathway teaches you to:

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  • Safely operate industrial power and hand tools
  • Identify industry standard building products
  • Identify and understand carpentry/woodworking procedures
  • Present yourself professionally in an interview

Can I get college credit?

Yes. While attending Piedmont Hills High School’s construction trade pathway, you can earn up to 15 college credits through dual enrollment. We’ll also provide guidance and personal assistance to help you make a smooth transition to college.

What types of certification can I get?

  • CPR certification
  • OSHA safety certification

What types of real-world opportunities do you offer?

  • Regional & national contests
  • S4CA project fair
  • SBACA Career Fair Expo
  • Summer internships
  • Job shadowing, including Therma Mechanical and other developers and contractors
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