Construction Technology Certificate
PROGRAM CODE: 2C21271A
The Construction Technology Certificate is designed to lead to entry-level employment in the construction industry as well as industry-related positions. This certificate requires a total of 29-32.5 units. A grade of C or better is required in each course taken. At least half of the units toward this certificate must be completed at Fullerton College.
|Required Courses (17 units):|
|CSTR 006 F||Residential Plumbing and Mechanical Systems||3|
|CSTR 100 F||Residential Construction||4|
|CSTR 102 F||Residential Finish Carpentry||4|
|CSTR 104 F||Concrete and Masonry||3|
|CSTR 110 F||Residential Estimating||3|
|Restricted Electives (12-15.5 units):||12-15.5|
|Construction Technology Lab||0.5-2|
|Residential Electrical Systems||2|
|Contractor's License Law||3|
|Business Administration for the Construction Industry||3|
|Remodeling and Additions Construction I||4|
|Remodeling and Additions Construction II||4|
|Introduction to Alternative Energy||3|
|Construction Plans Reading (formerly Construction Blueprint Reading)||3|
|International Building Code||3|
|Uniform Plumbing Code||3|
|Commercial Construction Blueprint Reading||3|
|National Electrical Code||3|
|California Accessibility and Energy Codes||3|
|Uniform Mechanical Code||3|
|Commercial Mechanical Code||3|
|Building Design - Hazard Materials||3|
|International Residential Code||3|
|Residential Steel Frame Construction||4|
|Computer Design Software for the Contractor||2|
|Computer Estimating in Construction||3|
|Construction Project Scheduling||3|
|Surveying for Builders||2|
|Construction Materials, Specifications and Purchasing||2|
|Residential Construction Practice I||4|
|Residential Construction Practice II||4|
Outcome 1: Interpret plans to facilitate project layouts.
Outcome 2: Apply math calculations, formulas, and measurement techniques required in the carpentry trade.
Outcome 3: Use and operate construction tools safely and efficiently.
Outcome 4: Locate, identify, and correctly apply building code constraints to a specific design or construction problem.
Outcome 5: Estimate costs of overall projects layout.