Masonry and Concrete Certificate of Specialization
The Masonry and Concrete Technology Certificate of Specialization is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in concrete and masonry construction. Students will gain skills in a wide variety of applications including but not limited to safety, tools and equipment, mortar mixing, trowel techniques, Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) and brick installation and concrete placement, formwork, and finishing. Students who complete this certificate will also be eligible to earn industry recognized credentials from the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER).
Student Learning Outcome: Students will apply basic skills and knowledge required for employment in a masonry or concrete related trade.
Units Required: 12
Introduction to Construction Technology | 2 units
Fundamentals of Masonry Construction | 2 units
Concrete Construction Technology | 2 units
Blue Print Reading for Construction | 3 units
Measurements and Computations | 3 units