Building Trades / Construction
Delmar Cengage Learning provides construction professionals and those just
starting their career with the instruction they need to improve their building
trades skills and meet national standards. Featuring titles from the
Residential Construction Academy, which were developed through a partnership
with the Home Builders Institute. you’ll find national skill standards in the
craft areas of carpentry, electrical, HVAC, and plumbing.
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Building Trades Specializations
Featuring books covering blueprint reading and interpreting blueprints and
technical drawings with many titles geared towards specific trades such as
electrical, plumbing, welding, and machine trades.
From framing to finishing, carpentry titles introduces the skills and
information required to work professionally on any job site.
Estimating, job site management and scheduling. are all covered within the
construction management section.
The electrical section features numerous titles for the everyone from
apprentices to master electricians, including the National Electrical Code®,
electrician training, residential wiring, electrical principles for students
Features masonry titles that provide the basic information and advanced skills
needed to succeed in the field.
Featuring basic plumbing principles and techniques through preparation for the
master plumbers exam, as well as basic home plumbing maintenance for homeowners
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