2 Programs Available
Build a better future in architecture & construction!
Get fundamental training in a variety of architecture and construction fields. Our programs here at McFatter Technical College are designed to prepare students for employment in the various industries of Drafting, Electricity, and Welding. We also offer Fork Lift certification in a short course.
Program Length: 1500 hours / 15 months full-time; 30 months part-time
Instruction is designed to provide experience in all aspects of this graphic language. Students begin their training by learning drafting principles and techniques using traditional manual drafting boards and tools. Advance to the extensive use of techniques and technology utilized to prepare two-dimensional Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) work using AutoCAD, three dimensional Building Information and Modeling (BIM) drawings using Revit and advanced mechanical design drawings using SolidWorks.
Program Length: 1200 hours / 12 months
Get Plugged In! Learn basic electrical principles, residential wiring, commercial wiring, blueprint reading; installation of conduit, and safe work practices. Program content also includes interpreting national and local electrical codes. Special Note: With additional successful testing, the completion of this program may be used as a substitute for the first year of an Electrical Apprenticeship Program. Graduating students are encouraged to pursue taking the Broward County Electrical Journeyman License exam.