2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 27, 2022  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Construction Trades Apprenticeship Preparation

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Description  Successful completion of this program leads to a certificate in Construction Trades Apprenticeship Preparation. The program includes math, blueprint reading and drawing, health and safety, work readiness, industry awareness, tool training, construction basics, basic electrical, and basic plumbing. Students will also create a capstone project that will demonstrate the link between theory and practice and skills acquired throughout the program. This certificate requires successful completion of a minimum of 26 credits as outlined.

The Construction Trades Apprenticeship Preparation Certificate is only offered at the Monroe Correctional Complex facility campus.

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 (26 credits)


  1. Communicate and collaborate with teams to promote work-site safety.
  2. Use appropriate techniques to solve problems and to safely and correctly operate and maintain most common construction trade tools.
  3. Demonstrate effective workforce skills and knowledge needed to obtain entry-level trade jobs.
  4. Demonstrate skills and knowledge needed for entry into apprenticeships and/or further training.

Certificate General Information

Credit/Grade Requirements A minimum of 30 credits or one-third of the required college-level (100-level or above) 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.

Program of Study Outcomes Student achievement is assessed in the general and program specific outcomes via the courses and course objectives that align with those outcomes. More information about program outcomes and course objectives can be found on the Using Program Requirement Sheets  page.

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; and
  • Communicate with an academic advisor and/or a faculty advisor.

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.

Common Course Numbering Please refer to www.edcc.edu/ccn for more information.

College Resources



Dean’s Signature and Date Advisor’s Signature and Date
Eff: Summer 2020  

Internal Coding

EPC - 958A
TC - 26
CIP - 460415
Last revised - 01/01/2019

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