CT Programs

 CT Programs

The Construction Technology program is divided into two options: Building Inspection and Construction Management.

The Building Inspection option is designed for building inspectors and architects. The curriculum consists primarily of code knowledge and International Code Conference (ICC) certification preparation. The subjects include building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, concrete, masonry, structural steel, accessibility and energy codes and regulations.

The Construction Management option is designed for contractors, estimators and site superintendents. The curriculum consists of contractor licensing, office management, cost estimating, building codes, system design and installation procedures.

Building Inspection Option

Required Courses:

ID Course Name Units
CT V12 / ARCH V12 Advanced Blueprint Reading: Commercial/Industrial 3
CT V58 / ARCH V58 International Residential Code 3
CT V59 / ARCH V59 International Building Code 3
CT V66 National Electrical Code 3
CT V71 Uniform Plumbing Code 3
CT V72 Uniform Mechanical Code                                  3

Required Additional Courses:

Select four (4) from the following courses

ID Course Name Units
CT V20  / DRFT V2B / ARCH V11 Blueprint Reading: Architectural/Construction 3        
CT V43 Electrical Code Certification Preparation 2
CT V60 / ARCH V60 Simplified Engineering for Building Construction 3
CT V62 Structural Masonry Construction 3
CT V63 Reinforced Concrete Construction 3
CT V65 / WEL V65 Structured Steel and Welding Construction 3
CT V67 / ARCH V67 Building Accessibility Regulations 2
CT V70 California Green Building and Energy Code 3

May select three (3) units from the following courses as part of the four (4) courses additionally required:

ID Course Name Units
CT V95 Construction Technology Internship I 3
CT V96 Construction Technology Internship II 3
Total   28-30

Construction Management Option

Required Courses:

ID Course Name Units
CT V20 / DRFT V2B / ARCH V11 Blueprint Reading: Architectural/Construction 3
CT V50 Construction Contractor License Preparation 3
CT V64 / ARCH V64 Building Construction: Materials and Methods 3
CT V75 / ARCH V75 Introduction to Electrical, Plumbing and Mechanical Systems 3           
CT V77 Construction Office Management 3
CT V79 Construction Estimating 3

Required Additional Courses:

Select four (4)  from the following courses:

ID Course Name Units
CT V12 / ARCH V12 Advanced Blueprint Reading: Commercial/Industrial 3
CT V30 Machine Woodworking 3
CT V37 / HORT V37 Landscape Construction 3
CT V52 Property Inspection 3
CT V58 / ARCH V58 International Residential Code 3
CT V59 / ARCH V59 International Building Code 3
CT V76 Construction Job Site Management 3

May select three (3) units from the following courses as part of the four (4) courses additionally required:

ID Course Name Units
CT V95 Construction Technology Internship I 3
CT V96 Construction Technology Internship II 3
Total   28-30

Major requirements for transfer students in this field and related disciplines differ from associate degree requirements. If you plan to transfer, consult your counselor.