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Basic Building and Construction Technologies


Get started in facilities maintenance. Courses cover tools, safety, rigging and reading blueprints, as well as technical electives based on student interests.

Program/Major Codes: CRTBLDGCON-B/BCB

What can I do with this certificate?

Career options: Apply for entry-level positions in facilities maintenance.

Academic options: Continue your studies through the Advanced Certificate program.

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Program Requirements

Department faculty approval is recommended when selecting electives.

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
BCT 105** Professionalism in Service, Construction Math, Basic Rigging 3
BCT 107** Basic Safety, Hand and Power Tools, Blueprint Reading 3
Subtotal 6

Required Support Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
GTM 105 Applied Technical Mathematics 3
Technical Electives* 9
Subtotal 12
Total 18

* Complete elective credits from the following list: BCT 104, 106, 132, 145, 150, 172.

** BCT 100, 112, and 115 substitute for BCT 105. BCT 111, 113, and 114 substitute for BCT 107.