2011-2012 Catalog 
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2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Construction Management - Building Inspection Certificate

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See program requirement sheet. 

The Certificate in Building Inspection is designed for students interested in, or presently employed in, the building inspection field. The program is designed to meet the needs of the working student. Most courses are offered in the evening.

Credit/Grade Requirements This Certificate requires successful completion of a minimum of 47 credits as outlined. A minimum of 30 credits or one-third of the required credits, whichever is less, must be earned at Edmonds Community College. Students are required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 in all college-level courses.

Cultural Diversity Requirement All students earning degrees and certificates of 45 credits or more must meet a cultural diversity (CD) requirement by completing courses marked as “CD” on the requirement sheet and/or “Meets Cultural Diversity Requirement” in the quarterly class schedule. Those courses may also be used to fulfill other requirements of the degree or certificate.

Graduation Application A completed Graduation Application form must be submitted to Enrollment Services by the 10th day of the quarter in which the student expects to graduate. Forms are available online or at Enrollment Services located in Lynnwood Hall.

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 a faculty adviser.
Ed Van der Bogert evanderb@edcc.edu | 425.640.1026
Dave Jacobson djacobs@edcc.edu | 425.640.1573
Department website
College Resources:  
Edmonds CC website www.edcc.edu
How to enroll www.edcc.edu/es
Transfer center www.edcc.edu/transfer
Advising appointments 425.640.1458
College bookstore www.edcc.edu/bookstore

Note: This requirement planning sheet is not a substitute for meeting with an academic adviser. Meeting the requirements to graduate with an Edmonds Community College degree or certificate is ultimately the responsibility of the student.

PGM Code – 626C
Effective summer 2011 | Rev: 02/11

I. General Education/Related Instruction Requirements (15 credits):

Communication Skills (5 credits)

Computation/Quantitative Skills (5 credits)

Human Relations/Group Interaction (5 credits)

II. Career Management (2 credits):

III. Program Requirements (30 credits):

Certificate Outcomes

Students completing this certificate will be able to:

  • Use effective written and oral communication in interactions with a diverse student and faculty population.
  • Understand the organization, format and layout of multiple building code books.
  • Use code books as a resource to develop answers to complex code questions.
  • Use mathematics and critical thinking when applying multiple code sections for desired outcomes.
  • Develop interpretations of the intent of specific code requirements.
  • Communicate the intent of specific code requirements.
  • Analyze information and make decisions with regard to construction materials and methods, safety, and construction graphics.

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