Formerly Construction Trade School Dallas

A Better Way to Build

Homebuilding How -To videos, assessments, worksheets, checklists and case studies for beginners

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New for 2021

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  • 2015 International Residential Codes

  • How to Draw Blueprints for Permits

  • How to Bid and Price Your Jobs 

  • Job Roles and Pay Scale in Construction 

CTS Consulting


Personal Training or Sub-Contracting* with CTS:

  • Measuring Jobs

  • Bidding Jobs

  • Interior Design

  • Drawing Blueprints

  • Code Checks

  • Setting up Your Job Schedule

  • Find Product and Sub Pricing

  • Estimate and Bid Jobs

  • Find Your company Mark-Up

  • Prep and Submit Permits

  • Custom Bidding and Job Site Checklists


*We bring the training and services to you. This is a great alternative to you doing it yourself. Most businesses use us to do the office work one or two times until they see how it is done. It saves time and money. email us with your wish list for an estimate for your project. You can also email us your questions and use our quick answer option through the consulting link below. 

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Over 4,000 training videos on:

  • Exterior Trades Overview

  • Interior Trades Overview

  • Project Management

  • Business Start-Up

  • IRC Codes

  • The Sales Process

  • How to Mark-Up Jobs

  • How Wholesale Works

  • How to Be Efficient

  • Contracts

  • Estimating and Bidding

  • Blueprint Reading

  • How to Draw Blueprints

  • How to Apply for Permits

  • How to Pass Inspections

  • How to work with problem Customers

  • Bidding and Job Site Checklists

By Contractors for Contractors 

What Our Clients Are Doing 





96% of clients who complete our program work full time in the industry

98% of clients that start our program finished their training

88% of clients who complete our program

 work on their own homes

98% of clients that complete our program feel more prepared for their career


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*CTS is a residential construction company and consulting firm. CTS is not an accredited or licensed school with the State of Texas or any other regulating commission. Online materials are only for the enrichment of those signed up and are not a guarantee of increased revenue or guarantee of work performed by those who complete the courses. CTS does not receive government funding, financial aid funding, FASFA, or VA funding. CTS is not financially sponsored by any third party company.  CTS only partners with suppliers for knowledge, training and correct installations of their products . 

You are responsible for your choices. Always check with the city your project is in and the manufacturer of all products and tools you are using before starting every project.  

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