Class Overview

Basic Hands-On Home Repair and Maintenance | Seattle Central College - Continuing Education

Through hands-on techniques, learn a variety of home improvements and maintenance skills.

Emphasis on tool selection, operation and personal safety, kitchen and bath remodels, electrical, plumbing, wall repair, materials and methods, home security and weatherization and remodeling.

Perform your own home repairs with confidence!

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to effectively use home power tools
  • Get tips and tricks for completing common home repairs
  • Gain experience with hands-on, practical guidance

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Homeowners that would like to learn how to handle common basic repairs themselves
  • Anyone who wishes to be more handy around the house

Student Testimonials

The small class size let us be really interactive. I learned a lot and had a lot of fun.


[I appreciated] Peter's patience and sense of humor!


Peter's step by step instructions and demos were extremely helpful in this class.


The hands-on aspect of the course was really helpful for me and I learned a lot from actually performing home-maintenance tasks.

Session Details

  • Class ID: 6581
  • Instructor: Peter Marx
  • When: 2 Tuesdays | 10/9/18-10/16/18 | 6:00 PM-9:30 PM
  • Total Number of Hours: 7
  • Where: Broadway Edison Building - Room 1139B |1701 Broadway, Seattle WA 98122
  • Fee: $159