Community Education - Construction

Community and Economic Development




Maintenance Technician (036890)

Schedule            September 22 - November 17, Mondays 8:30a-5:00pm *

                           OSHA Class:  Thursday October 2 & Friday October 3 from 9:00am - 3:00pm  

                           *Monday November 10 is Veterans Day - Class will meet Tuesday November 11 instead

Fee                     $695

Class Limit        12

Locations           CR Community Education 525 D Street Eureka

                            & Annie B Ryan House 1000 F Street Eureka

Instructor           Bob Felter

An initial 10-hour OSHA training, then lecture and hands-on experience covering how to repair most problems encountered with buildings. Includes hand and power tool use and safety, home energy efficiency, rough and finish carpentry, plumbing, electrical, wall repair, heating systems, doors and windows, fasteners, abrasives and paint. The instructor has a varied experience from working as a mechanic, log and timber construction, home repairs and has been a licensed contractor for 25 years.

Utilizing both lecture and hands-on methods, the following areas will be covered:

Construction, repair, and installation of minor items

Electrical and plumbing basics

Painting Basics

Earthquake Safety

MSDS Sheets

10-Hour OSHA Certification


Contacting College of the Redwoods

Community & Economic Development
525 D Street

Eureka, CA 95501

Phone: 707.476.4500 Fax: 707.443.3417


Website: www.redwoods.edu