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Blueprint Reading Fundamentals

Length: 2 Days
Class Dates: May 22 & 23, 2024
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 4:30 PM
Class Type: Classroom
Course Category: Trades, Operations, and Maintenance
Region: 2
Location: Kingsboro Psychiatric Center
SLMS Class Code: P_OE_R2_5832

This course gives participants the fundamental skills necessary to read and interpret blueprints. By the end of the class, participants will be able to:

  • Identify various sheets within a set of blueprints.
  • Use an architectural ruler to read scaled drawings.
  • Convert designs into a blueprint.
  • Interpret different types of drawings (e.g., architectural, electrical, plumbing, HVAC).
  • Explain abbreviations, symbols, and line types within a blueprint.
  • Recognize design elements specific to every trade.
Workforce Development Competency: Trades, Safety, and Risk Management