Spring 2011 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CONST 130    Construction Pre-Apprenticeship I    6 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB
Description: Course designed for learning of skills required for beginning the construction of a home. The tools, equipment, materials, and techniques used in building and landscape construction will be covered as related to programming, detailing, and implementation of construction practices.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 15-Mar 14
MTWTh     08:00AM-09:20AM LEC R.Visger             CRC MAIN FC 104          19854 
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MTWTh     08:00AM-09:20AM LEC M.Perry              CRC MAIN FC 104          19854 Textbook
MTWTh     09:30AM-02:40PM LAB R.Visger             CRC MAIN FC 104            
Class includes a 30 minute meal period.

MTWTh     09:30AM-02:40PM LAB M.Perry              CRC MAIN FC 104            
Class includes a 30 minute meal period.


CONST 131    Construction Pre-Apprenticeship II    7 Units

Prerequisite: CONST 130 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 216 hours LAB
Description: This is the second of two sequential courses that make up the Construction Pre-Apprenticeship program. This program prepares students for jobs in the construction trades. This course is a continuation of the carpentry curriculum from CONST 130 and covers windows and exterior doors, roofing, drywall applications, interior doors, and base trim. Construction projects may be located at both on and off campus sites.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
MTWTh     08:00AM-09:20AM LEC R.Connally           Off Campus Job Site      19858 
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MTWTh     09:30AM-04:40PM LAB R.Connally           Off Campus Job Site        
Class includes a 60 minute meal period.


CONST 160    Introduction to Residential Building Performance    6 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CONST 130 and 131; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Green Course Green Course
Hours: 81 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: This class focuses on preparing students for jobs within the Residential Building Performance and Weatherization industries. This class will train students in residential building science, energy efficiency, and combustion appliance safety. Topics will include nationally recognized Building Performance Institute standards and California Weatherization Installation Standards, Duct and Shell Sealing Measures, and Combustion Appliance Zone testing. This is the first course in the Residential Building Performance and Energy Assessment certificate.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 15-Mar 14
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:15AM LEC R.Connally           CRC MAIN FC 105          31458 
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MTWTh     10:30AM-12:45PM LAB R.Connally           CRC MAIN FC 105            
Enrollment requires Instructor Consent by Permission Number. Contact Professor Ryan Connally (916) 691-7353 for information.
This class is part of the Green Buildings: Environmental Design, Energy Management and Performance Based Construction Certificate. This certificate is for students with career interests in the Green Energy field of work.


CONST 161    Intermediate Residential Building Performance and Energy Auditing    4 Units

Prerequisite: CONST 160 with a grade of "C" or better
Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on preparing students for jobs in the Building Performance and Residential Energy Assessment industry. This class will train students about current auditing methods and standards including inspection, whole house performance diagnostics, building science, software applications for the energy professional, utility fee structure and bill disaggregation, and the industry's recognized rating systems. This course will also prepare the student for the Building Performance Institute "Building Analyst" exam.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
W         06:00PM-09:25PM LEC S.Blunk              CRC MAIN FC 104          31460 
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Sa        08:00AM-10:40AM LEC S.Blunk              CRC MAIN FC 104          31460 Textbook
Sa        10:50AM-06:05PM LAB S.Blunk              CRC MAIN FC 104            
Enrollment requires Instructor Consent by Permission Number. Contact Professor Ryan Connally (916) 691-7353 for information. Saturday class includes a one hour meal period.
This class is part of the Green Buildings: Environmental Design, Energy Management and Performance Based Construction Certificate. This certificate is for students with career interests in the Green Energy field of work.


CONST 294    Topics in Green Building Technology    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers special topics not included in current green building classes. Topics may be offered in workshops or seminar presentations on timely subjects or targeted for specific audiences. This course may be taken four times for credit on different topics in order meet current industry training requirements.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 15-Mar 14
Location, Site Sustainability & Water Conservation
Th        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC R.Connally           CRC MAIN FC 104          30967 
Textbook
1.5 Units 27 hours Lecture
This class is part of the Green Buildings: Environmental Design, Energy Management and Performance Based Construction Certificate. This certificate is for students with career interests in the Green Energy field of work.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
Green Materials for Structural Frame & Bldg Envel
Th        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC R.Connally           CRC MAIN FC 104          30968 Textbook
1.5 Units 27 hours Lecture
This class is part of the Green Buildings: Environmental Design, Energy Management and Performance Based Construction Certificate. This certificate is for students with career interests in the Green Energy field of work.


CONST 298    Work Experience in Construction    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include 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. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill an 18 hour 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. The course may be taken again when there is new or expanded learning on the job for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      31600 
Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, January 21, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 11-May 18
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      31795 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, February 11, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. BS-160
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 27, 2011