CD-405 | Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading

This 45-hour in depth course is an introduction to reading blueprints and architectural working drawings, understand:

  • How to use scales
  • Read symbols
  • Learn to locate and interpret sections, profiles and cross sections
  • Learn to read and understand schedules, details, notes and more

Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading


This 40-hour in depth course is an introduction to reading blueprints and architectural working drawings, understand how to use scales, read symbols, learn to locate and interpret sections, profiles and cross sections, learn to read and understand schedules, details and notes.

Please bring the course textbook to the first class session. This course must be completed prior to registering for: CD 582 Construction Estimating Basics and CD 136 Advanced Blueprint Reading.

Required texts: Building Trades Print Reading Part 2 – Sixth Ed. – Residential & Light Commercial Construction, Building Trades Print Reading Part 2 “Plans” published by American Technical Publishers. Textbooks are available at the BCC Bookstore.

Course: Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading

Start Date End Date Fee
January 24th, 2022 March 24th, 2022 $675
Course Content
Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading - CD-405 002
Start Date End Date Class Schedule Time Instructor Location Credits/CEU's
Jan 24th, 2022 Mar 24th, 2022 Monday, Thursday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Kenneth Schiller Paramus 4

Course: Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading

Start Date End Date Fee
May 5th, 2022 June 30th, 2022 $675
Course Content
Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading - CD-405 003
Start Date End Date Class Schedule Time Instructor Location Credits/CEU's
May 5th, 2022 Jun 30th, 2022 Monday, Thursday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Kenneth Schiller Paramus 45