How To Read A Tape Measure

Learn How to Read a Tape Measure: A Foundational Skill

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About this course:

Knowing how to read a tape measure is a key life skill. Many professions beyond those in the construction industry require employees to be able to read a measuring tape as part of their general duties. In this course, you will learn the basics of how to read a tape measure or a ruler.

You'll learn:

  • How to read the lines on the tape measure.
  • How to measure objects.
  • Practice your skill on examples.

Your Instructor


Construct-Ed, Inc. is an online learning platform for the construction industry. We work with both in-house instructors as well as guest instructors to create high quality learning content. This course was created by our in-house team of instructors to help you build your skills and knowledge for a more successful career in the construction industry and skilled trades.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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