From the new homes we buy and live in, to the towering office buildings in our largest cities, they are all a product of the hard work that comes from construction. A class in construction management teaches the basic phases of a small to large construction site, along with how to manage all workers involved in the project. Construction is a billion dollar per year business, so a career in construction offers a wide variety of exciting opportunities. Reading blueprints, electrical and plumbing basics, and building skills are taught, along with how to manage a group of workers. Buying and using various building materials along with architectural design are also covered. Of course, safety and safety skills are a definite important aspect of construction management as well. Learning all of these skills combined can open a door to a myriad of exciting career possibilities in the busy world of construction.