2015-2016 Academic Catalog 
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2015-2016 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Construction Industry Training - Certificate

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PGM Code – 759C 

Program Description The Construction Industry Training Certificate is designed to prepare individuals for entry level construction or pre-apprenticeship jobs. Courses include fundamental construction industry basics taught in a hands on environment by professionals from the construction industry.

Credit/Grade Requirements This certificate requires successful completion of a minimum of 25 credits as outlined. A minimum of 30 credits or one-third of the required credits, whichever is less, must be earned at Edmonds CC. Students are required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 in all college level courses.

High School Transition Program Students (Tech Prep, College in the High School, and Running Start) It is recommended that high school students who have earned college credit through dual credit programs meet with a college adviser.

Students Are Advised To

  • Plan their schedule several quarters in advance in order to accommodate courses that are offered only once or twice a year,
  • Review the college catalog for required course prerequisites and include these in schedule planning,
  • Communicate with an academic adviser, and
  • Submit an Evaluation Request - Transfer Credits Form (available in Enrollment Services) to activate the process of transferring credits to Edmonds CC.

Graduation Application A completed Graduation Application form must be submitted online by the 10th day of the quarter in which the student expects to graduate. Note: Applications for summer quarter are due by the 8th day of the quarter.

College Resources
College Website | www.edcc.edu
How to Enroll | www.edcc.edu/es
Transfer Center | www.edcc.edu/transfer
College Bookstore | www.edcc.edu/bookstore
Advising Appointments | 425.640.1458

The adviser for this program is
Randy Sibley | rsibley@edcc.edu | 425.640.1827

Department website
Construction Industry Training | www.edcc.edu/cit

Gainful Employment
Gainful Employment Information is available for this program.

Advising Note This program requirement sheet is not a substitute for meeting with an academic advisor. Meeting the requirements to graduate with an Edmonds CC certificate or degree is ultimately the responsibility of the student.

Program Requirements (25 credits)


  • Describe how personal, ethical, aesthetic, professional, scientific, and common green building values inform the typical residential building process, materials, and trades.
  • Describe and analyze skills and knowledge that can be used in the construction trades to promote the responsible stewardship and sustainability of communities.
  • Communicate and collaborate with teams to promote worksite safety and describe all of the common safety elements of an APP according to DOSH (Division of Occupational Safety and Health).
  • Demonstrate basic construction worker skills and knowledge, including using analysis, observation, and trial and error to measure, cut, prepare layouts, read blueprints, and work effectively in teams.

Proficiency Requirements



Dean’s Signature and Date Advisor’s Signature and Date
Eff: summer 2015  

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