Areas of Study

Our program offers four different certificates of completion in addition to an Associate in Applied Science in Construction Management.

Learn more: 2014-2015 Construction Management Technology Program Curriculum (PDF will open in a new window)

Start with a Certificate

If you are interested in earning an A.A.S., we encourage you to start by completing one of the certificates. All the courses taken for the certificate level (except Interior Design) are part of the A.A.S.

Also, completing the certificate will increase your chances of finding job in case you are not able to finish an A.A.S.

Certificate in Construction Inspection (19 Credits)

This certificate prepares you to become technician in the field. You are trained in the areas of:

  • Concrete technology
  • Soils and foundation
  • Surveying layout
  • Codes and inspection

After completing this certificate, you are prepared to work as a:

  • Field engineer
  • Laboratory technician
  • Quality assurance technician
  • Soil technician
  • Inspector

 

Certificate in Construction Management Technology (25 Credits)

This certificate focuses on supervisory skills. You learn skills and knowledge needed by project engineers:

  • Estimating
  • Scheduling
  • Planning
  • Controlling of a construction project

After completing this certificate, you are prepared to work as a(n):

  • Assistant project manager
  • Project manager
  • Estimator
  • Scheduler

 

Certificate in Construction Interior Design (43 Credits)

This level two (2) certificate focuses on interior design. You learn skills in:

  • Space planning
  • Interior design
  • Color rendering
  • Construction management
  • Estimating

 

Residential and Commercial Site Layout and Framer Assistant (10 Credits)

Marketable Skills Achievement (MSA)

This marketable skills achievement certificate prepares you to become a site layout and frame assistant. You are trained in the areas of:

  • Carpentry
  • Site Layout and Surveying
  • Construction Methods
  • Reading Plans

 

Computer-Aided Construction Scheduling (9 Hours)

Enhance Skills Certificate

This certificate is for those who have a degree in a construction related field and who wish to learn current scheduling and estimating software.

 

Contact

South Campus
Orlando R. Bagcal, BSCE, MS, D.Tech, Coordinator & Assistant Professor
STEC 1317 A
817-515-4525
orlando.bagcal@tccd.edu

Jean Yanes, Career and Technical Education Advisor
STEC 1110A
817-515-4764
jean.yanes@tccd.edu

 

 

Updated November 04, 2014

 

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