Architecture & Construction Career Training

Careers in designing, planning, managing, building, and maintaining the built environment including new structures, restoration, additions, alterations, and repairs.

Full-time Career Majors

Career Major Titlesort descending Who can enroll Tuition Days Clock Hours Site
Commercial Refrigeration Technician High School, Adult $2,325 M-F 930 SBC
Commercial Refrigeration Technician - Evening Adult $2,325 M-Th 930 SBC
Electrician's Assistant Unlimited Complete Adult $3,225 M-F 1290 SBC
Finish Carpenter High School, Adult $1,500 M-F 600 SBC
Frame Carpenter High School, Adult $1,513 M-F 605 SBC
HVAC/R Technician - Evening Adult $2,870 M-Th 1148 SBC
HVACR Technician High School, Adult $2,870 M-F 1148 SBC
Residential Electrician's Assistant High School, Adult $1,950 M-F 780 SBC
Residential HVAC Installer High School, Adult $1,163 M-F 515 SBC
Residential HVAC Installer - Evening Adult $1,163 M-Th 515 SBC

Short-term Courses

2015 International Mechanical Code Changes: CIB #10983-M

Review changes to the International Fuel Gas and Mechanical Codes for the 2015 code cycle. Completion of this course meets the Oklahoma Construction Industries Board 6-hour continuing education requirement for the Mechanical Journeymen and the Contractors license renewal.

Requirements: Bring your own Oklahoma Uniform Building Code Commission 2015 Code Adoptions.
Book: $ 0
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 55
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
S 1/20 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26068
S 2/10 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26067
S 3/10 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26066
S 4/07 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26065
S 5/05 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26064
S 6/02 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26063

2017 NEC Code Changes: 10772-E

Learn the most recent changes to the National Electrical Code (NEC) effective for the 2017 code cycle. Completion of the course meets the requirement for the Electrical Journeymen and Contractors' license renewal and earn 6 CEU's. This course is beneficial to Electrical Apprentices seeking a better understanding of the Code in their pursuit of the Electrical Journeyman's License.

Requirements: Bring Code Book.
Pre-requisite(s): Provide name as listed on your license, state control number and state license number.
Book: $ 85
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 55
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
S 1/27 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26062
S 2/24 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26061
S 3/24 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26060
S 4/21 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26059
S 5/19 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26058
S 6/16 7:30am to 2:30pm 6.0 EDC 26057

Boiler Operations-High Pressure

Understand the physical properties of steam and a working steam system. Latest information on water softeners, water treatment and steam management are taught. Examples show step-by-step solutions to boiler problems. Excellent preparation for the boiler operator license exam. Metro Tech has been approved by the Oklahoma Department of Labor to provide training and to administer the examination for the State Boilers Operator license.

Pre-requisite(s): Boiler Operations-Low Pressure certification.
Book: $ 95
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 297
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
TTh 4/26 to 6/19 6:00pm to 9:00pm 48.0 EDC 26056

Boiler Operations-Low Pressure

Learn the basic properties of low-pressure steam and hot water boilers, as well as related equipment and controls. Prepares you to take the boiler operator exam for OKC second class. Metro Tech has been approved by the Oklahoma Department of Labor to provide training and to administer the examination for the State Boiler Operator license.

Book: $ 165
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 299
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
TTh 2/06 to 4/17 6:00pm to 9:00pm 60.0 EDC 26055

Cabinet and Furniture Making

Learn the shop safety and construction techniques to build beautiful cabinets and furniture to add your unique signature to your home. Subjects include project selection and design, joinery techniques, wood selection, finish considerations and project preparation for durable finishes.

Book: $ 0
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 400
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
TTh 9/07 to 1/18 6:30pm to 9:30pm 96.0 SBC 24790
TTh 1/30 to 5/17 6:30pm to 9:30pm 96.0 SBC 26084

Carpentry Tools

Use carpentry tools to measure, cut and shape wood to create projects in the safety of our classroom. Learn to use tools safely, such as saws, drills and nailers, so you can tackle your projects with confidence!

Book: $ 0
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 40
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
W 3/28 6:00pm to 9:00pm 3.0 SBC 26117
W 6/20 6:00pm to 9:00pm 3.0 SBC 26116

Construction Contracts-Quoting

Learn how to stop wasting marketing resources through government bidding. Develop a plan to find the right project. Learn the basics of bidding, selection and maintaining good standing contracts.

Book: $ 0
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 45
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
M 2/19 to 2/26 6:30pm to 9:00pm 6.0 ITC 26121
M 4/16 to 4/23 6:30pm to 9:00pm 6.0 ITC 26120
M 6/04 to 6/11 6:30pm to 9:00pm 6.0 ITC 26119

Drafting Technician Architectural (CAD)-I

Learn the fundamentals of computer aided drafting (CAD). Practice the basic commands of CAD leading to the Drafting Technician Architectural (CAD)-II.

Book: $ 50
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 240
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
TTh 2/20 to 4/17 6:00pm to 9:00pm 48.0 ITC 26107

Drafting Technician Architectural (CAD)-II

Build expertise and manage complex concepts of CAD. Apply theory while working on a project. Your project may include drawings and project management. Several classes may be needed for mastering your techniques.

Requirements: Use book from Drafting Technician Architectural (CAD)-I.
Pre-requisite(s): Completion of Drafting Technician Architectural (CAD)-I or basic knowledge of CAD.
Book: $ 50
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 240
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
TTh 4/24 to 6/14 6:00pm to 9:00pm 48.0 ITC 26109

Easy Construction Planning for the Non-Architect

Plan for a successful construction project. Class includes pricing, time management, blueprint reading and successful skills for construction projects. Small companies and homeowners can greatly benefit from this class.

Book: $ 85
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 150
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
MW 2/19 to 3/14 6:00pm to 9:00pm 24.0 ITC 26112

EPA 608 Technician Certification

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires all individuals who install, service or maintain appliances, containing refrigerants, to be certified. This course prepares you for successful completion of the EPA's Section 608 Universal Technician certification of Stationary Equipment.
Test booklets are available to study outside of class time, with three opportunities to complete certification. Please provide a working e-mail to receive the online version of this booklet. Class is taught in English, but Spanish versions of the booklet and test are available with prior notification to class. EPA test is an on-line exam only. The $25 exam fee is due at time of enrollment and is non refundable.

Pre-requisite(s): HVAC Technician.
Book: $ 0
Supplies: $ 25
Tuition: $ 42
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
S 2/24 8:00am to 4:00pm 8.0 SBC 26081
S 3/10 8:00am to 4:00pm 8.0 SBC 26080
S 4/21 8:00am to 4:00pm 8.0 SBC 26079
S 6/16 8:00am to 4:00pm 8.0 SBC 26078

Furniture Upholstery

Pursue a career or hobby using your own furniture! Produce a handcrafted article you will be proud to display. Advanced students learn tufting, channeling and pillow backs. Tools and sewing machines are provided. Book can be purchased the first night of class. REQUIREMENT: First time students need to purchase a book.

Book: $ 25
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 450
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
MW 2/12 to 6/04 6:00pm to 9:00pm 96.0 SBC 26085

Paint and Drywall Repair-Interior

Identify the tools needed to paint interior ceilings and walls. Learn how to prepare rooms before painting, such as repairing drywall. Understand how to paint ceilings, walls and trim. Multiple classes may be taken to gain full competency.

Book: $ 0
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 60
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
W 5/16 6:30pm to 9:30pm 3.0 SBC 26110
W 6/13 6:30pm to 9:30pm 3.0 SBC 26111

Sewing for Beginners to Advanced

Enjoy sewing clothes from custom-designed to fitted garments. Learn to create your own patterns and make your dreams of fashion and interior design a reality! Safety and maintenance on sewing machines, sergers, pressing equipment and cutting tools will be covered. Sewing machines are provided. Students will supply materials needed for projects. If you prefer sergers to sewing machines, you must bring your own. Books may be purchased the first night of course.

Book: $ 75
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 185
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
TTh 2/15 to 5/10 6:00pm to 9:00pm 72.0 SBC 26041

Sewing Lab

Work on your own creations with expert guidance. Make your dreams of fashion and interior design a reality! Safety and maintenance on sewing machines, sergers, pressing equipment and cutting tools are covered. Sewing machines are provided. Students supply materials needed for projects. If you prefer sergers to sewing machines, you must bring your own. Books may be purchased the first night of course.

Book: $ 75
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 99
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
TTh 5/15 to 6/28 6:00pm to 9:00pm 40.0 SBC 26042

Tile Installation

Get the skills you need to install tile in your kitchen or bathroom. Learn how to cut, set, grout and seal tile. Review the tools and supplies needed for your project. Multiple classes may be taken to gain competency.

Book: $ 0
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 60
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
W 3/21 6:30pm to 9:30pm 3.0 SBC 26114
W 5/23 6:30pm to 9:30pm 3.0 SBC 26113

Window Installation-Basic

Save in energy bills by installing new windows. Learn everything you need to know about window treatments. Review selection, treatment and best windows for your space. Measure for inside and outside mounts, and install various types of window.

Book: $ 0
Supplies: $ 0
Tuition: $ 40
Days Date Time Hours Location Course Code
W 4/25 6:30pm to 9:00pm 3.0 SBC 26118