Building Trades / Construction

Construction managers and other professionals in building trades fill essential roles in South Dakota’s growing cities. They’re counted on to schedule projects, budget time, dispatch workers to sites, inspect and review projects to make sure they comply with regulations, explain building plans to administrative staff and clients and more.

These skilled scholars use their training and skills to create safe and beautiful installations of all varieties throughout our state. If you’re a disciplined problem solver who wants to see your visions become realities, consider getting your degree in the construction and building trades.

Lake Area Technical Institute

  • Building Trades Technology- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Heavy Equipment Operator- 1 Year Program, Diploma
  • Heavy Equipment Operator- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree

Mitchell Technical Institute

  • Architectural Design & Building Construction- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Electrical Construction & Maintenance- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Heating & Cooling Technology- 1 Year Program, Diploma
  • Heating & Cooling Technology- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree

Southeast Technical Institute

  • Electrician- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • HVAC- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Mechanical Systems/Plumbing- 1 Year Program, Diploma
  • Residential Heating & Cooling Technology- 1 Year Program, Diploma

Western Dakota Technical Institute

  • Electrical Trades- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • HVAC/R Technology- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree