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Salt Lake Technical College

Construction Laborer (KCTL)

This program is designed to prepare students for future employment in Construction by covering beginning carpentry, training in print reading, safe tool handling and use, and basic framing techniques in floors, walls, ceiling joists, and roofs.

Certificate of Achievement: 185 Hours

Occupations in this area.

For state and national occupation information, visit O*Net Online and enter the following O*Net code(s):

  • 47-2061.00 - Construction Laborers

Required Courses (185 Clock Hours)

Clock Hours
Course KCTL 0110
Title Construction Methods and Drawings
Clock Hours 35
Semester A
Course KCTL 0120
Title Tool Safety & Floor Construction
Clock Hours 50
Semester A
Course KCTL 0130
Title Basic Wall Construction
Clock Hours 50
Semester A
Course KCTL 0140
Title Basic Roof Construction
Clock Hours 50
Semester A

Tuition and Fees

  • Application Fee: $20.00
  • Tuition: $453.25
  • Student Fees: $29.60
  • Lab Fees: $0.00
  • Books/Supplies: $105.25

Total Estimated Cost: $608.10 (subject to change without notice)

Available Class Schedules

Taylorsville Redwood Campus
4600 South Redwood Road, CT 025
Salt Lake City, Utah 84123

Mon - Fri 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sat  7:30 a.m. - 4:00 pm


CASAS Test or TRANSCRIPT (Basic Skills Assessment):

  • Reading: 8.0
  • Math: 8.0

Gainful Employment Disclosure



Students will need to wear long pants, closed toed shoes, and bring leather gloves.  Safety glasses and tools will be furnished.

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