Fall 2018 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CONST 102    Introduction to Construction Practices    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with in-depth analysis of the organization and structure of the construction industry and the many career choices the industry offers. Many of the construction trades are represented, with formal apprenticeship opportunities highlighted. The emerging "Green Building" jobs will be examined, as well as other topics in sustainability. Guest speakers and field trips provide the students a wide view of the expectations of entry-level work, wages, benefits, and work place culture. The curriculum also emphasizes job site safety, practical working knowledge of tool and equipment use, an introduction to blueprints, and an overview of industry math.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17

MW08:00AM-11:05AMLECR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 10814863Textbook
MW11:15AM-02:20PMLABR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 112

CONST 103    OSHA 10 Hour Safety Training    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This OSHA Outreach Training Program is for training construction students and industry workers in basic safety and health hazard recognition and prevention. This course is taught by authorized industry outreach trainers, and successful students will receive the OSHA 10 Hour card. Topics include: Intro to OSHA, Fall Protection, Electrical, Ladders and Stairs, Scaffolds, PPE, Hand and Power Tools, Hazcom, Motor Vehicles, Confined Space Entry, Fire Protection, and Ergonomics.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 21-Oct 05

F08:00AM-01:50PMLECR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 10815440Textbook
This class will meet on from 8:00 a.m. -1:50 p.m.on Friday, September 21, September 28, and October 5.


CONST 105    Rough Carpentry I - Tools, Materials, and Foundations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to teach the introductory skills required to be successful in the construction industry. Course topics include an Introduction to the Industry, Hand and Power Tools, Building Materials, Introduction to Plans and Building Codes, Site Layout and Foundations. A heavy emphasis is placed on "hands on" demonstration of proficiency with safe and efficient use of tools, plan reading, as well as the fundamental layout techniques for foundations.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17

TTh08:00AM-09:30AMLECR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 10815526Textbook
TTh09:40AM-03:05PMLABR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 112

CONST 106    Rough Carpentry II - Floors, Walls, and Roof Framing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to teach the skills required to be successful in the construction industry. Course topics include Skill Development in Hand and Power Tool use, as well as techniques in Floor Framing, Wall Framing and Roof Framing. A heavy emphasis is placed on "hands-on" demonstration of proficiency with safe and efficient use of tools, plan reading, as well as the fundamental layout techniques for floor, wall, and roof framing.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

MW08:00AM-09:30AMLECR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 10815528Textbook
MW09:40AM-03:05PMLABR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 112

CONST 107    Rough Carpentry III - Exterior Finishes    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to teach the skills required to be successful in the construction industry. Course topics include skill development for hand and power tools, review of framing principles, windows and doors, insulation and ventilation, exterior siding, and roofing. A heavy emphasis is placed on "hands-on" demonstration of proficiency with safe and efficient use of tools, window and door installations, as well as siding and roofing.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

MW08:00AM-09:30AMLECR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 10415530Textbook
MW09:45AM-03:05PMLABR.ConnallyOff Campus Off Site

CONST 298    Work Experience in Construction    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be in a paid or unpaid internship, volunteer position or job related to career goals in Construction.
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment in their major field of study or advancement within their career. It is designed for students interested in work experience and/or internships in associate degree level or certificate occupational programs. Course content includes understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. Appropriate level learning objectives are established by the student and the employer. During the semester, the student is required to participate in a weekly orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. Work Experience may be taken for a total of 16 units when there are new or expanded learning objectives. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W06:00PM-06:50PMLABA.AvalosCRC MAIN WIN 10614810Textbook
TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14810Textbook
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.

Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities. Login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/.
Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu.

TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14718Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Tuesday, September 4th, 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM WIN-106. Login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/.
Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu.

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: May 23, 2018