CTE Task: How to Use a Tape Measure​


Students will learn to use a tape measure. 


  • Career Cluster: Architecture & Construction 
  • Program of Study: Residential & Commercial Construction 
  • Course name(s): Fundamentals of Construction 
  • Main topic: measuring, tape measure 


Standard 10: Use physical measurement devices typically employed in construction to complete accurate field measurements.  Determine the appropriate units and record accurate measurements of lengths and angles. Tools should include, but are not limited to: factional rule, metric rule, measuring tape, architect’s scale, engineer’s scale, dial caliper, micrometer, protractor, and square.