2016-2017 College Catalog 
    Jan 26, 2023  
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Construction Inspection, A.S.

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This program is designed to provide technical and theoretical knowledge of construction and secure employment as in-house, agency, city, county, or state building safety inspector.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of either the locally adopted International Building Code or the Residential Building Code.
  • Apply inspection techniques required in one of the following areas: concrete inspection, plumbing inspection, mechanical inspection, electrical inspection, general building code inspection.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of current construction materials and techniques for residential and commercial construction.

Total Units for the Major: 23

*Course has a prerequisite, corequisite, limitation, or recommended preparation; see course description.

Associate in Science Degree

Completion of the certificate program and a minimum of 60 units including the general education requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 qualifies the student for the Associate in Science degree. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at Saddleback College.

General Education Requirements for Associate Degrees

Refer to the Graduation Requirements  or to the CSU-GE and IGETC patterns in this catalog for specific courses which meet general education requirements. Refer to ASSIST.org and to the transfer institution’s catalog for transfer requirements.

Suggested coursework not required for the major: MATH 351 .

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