Sep 20, 2018  
Catalog 2018-19 
    
Catalog 2018-19

Construction Craft Professional Certificate


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Important Information


Short Description


This certificate is for students who have completed a three, four, or five-year craft apprenticeship program in a technical craft area.

Type of Credential


Credit Certificate

Program Code


971

Contacts and Additional Information


Program Coordinator:

CCBC Catonsville Phillip Acheampong, 443-840-4110 or pacheampong@ccbcmd.edu

Additional Information:

  • Statewide Program (The Construction Project Controls Certificate, Introduction to Construction Methods Certificate, and Legal Aspects of Construction Certificate are not designated as Statewide Programs.)
  • Classes offered only at the Catonsville campus
  • Opportunities for Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) - For Construction Management and Construction Craft Professional, see Portfolio and Articulated Credit by Industry/Apprenticeship. Several General Education classes also have PLA opportunities.
  • Articulation and Transfer Agreements

Semester Sequence


This is a suggested schedule for students who have completed a four or five year craft apprenticeship program in a technical craft area. (Articulated credits are CONT 101 CONT 106 CONT 102 CONT 103 CONT 104 , and CONT 105  (for 5 year). The three year apprenticeship programs will need to take the  CONT 101  and  CONT 106 . The schedule for three year programs will be different. Advisement from Construction Management program coordinator is always advised. 

Semester 1*


Semester 2


Semester 3


Courses Needed for This Program*


Program Requirements and Electives - 42 Credits


Program Requirements:


Complete a three, four, or five-year craft apprenticeship program in a technical craft area. Articulated credits will be determined by the agreement signed by CCBC and the apprenticeship program. Articulated credits will be awarded when a student brings in a certificate of completion for an apprenticeship program to the Construction Management program coordinator.

Total Number of Credits Required for Certificate: 42*


Note


*Credit students who are new to college (no successfully completed transferable college credits from other institutions) are required to take ACDV 101 - Academic Development: Transitioning to College . This 1-credit course is designed to be taken in the first semester at CCBC. Students must provide an official transcript(s) from an accredited institution to document successful completion of college coursework for the ACDV 101 requirement to be waived.

 

Program Outcomes


Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:

  1. examine different methods of communication, problem-solving, and decision-making;
  2. identify and interpret safety and health regulations as they pertain to construction; and
  3. identify the Critical Path Method (CPM) when working with a schedule.

Program Description


This certificate is for students who have completed a three, four, or five-year craft apprenticeship program in a technical craft area. The students will receive six articulated credit hours for each year of the apprenticeship program. Articulated credits will be determined by the agreement signed by CCBC and the apprenticeship program. These credits will be articulated upon presentation of a certificate of completion to the Construction Management coordinator. Courses may be taken in any sequence as long as prerequisites are met. Some courses may be offered in alternate semesters only. A certificate will be awarded to students completing the courses with a 2.0 GPA or higher.

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