The objective of the Blueprint Reading Basics Program is to produce competence in print reading for all students in the manufacturing trades. Competence enables a person to contribute effectively toward professional objectives and to produce valuable results from their efforts. Competence begins with knowledge which may be gained through reading, and skill which is acquired through practice. But competence is more than just knowledge and skill; it incorporates attitudes and behaviors that one needs to perform work functions by putting that skill and knowledge to effective and productive use.
Hammer’s Blueprint Reading Basics and the Instructor’s Resource Kit work together to produce true competence. Designed to work together, the Blueprint Reading Basics Instructor’s Resource Kit contains: