Skill Certificate in Construction Theory
Students completing this certificate will acquire skills in designing residential dwellings, operating CAD programs, developing computer-operated construction schedules, estimating construction materials using computer-aided spreadsheet programs, reading residential blueprints, and calculating quantities of building materials from construction plans as well as learning components of residential dwellings.
- Students will be equipped with knowledge in residential design and construction.
- Students will be able to show efficiency in estimating construction materials by using a residential plan set and other computer based estimating programs.
Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following: entry-level plan drafting, entry-level construction estimating and scheduling, assistant to construction managers, retail sales in construction-related supply businesses, assistants to residential sales managers.
|REQUIRED CERTIFICATE COURSES|
|CT 100||Construction Drawing and Design Analysis 1||4|
|CT 101||Construction Drawing and Design Analysis 2||4|
|CT 105||Computer Assisted Construction Theory||4|
|CT 132||Basic Building System & Codes||3|
The Skill Certificate requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Industry & Technology Division Chair.