Spring 2019 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, Jan 19-Mar 18

MW08:00AM-11:20AMLECR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 10815709Textbook
MW11:30AM-02:50PMLABR.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, Feb 08-Mar 01

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This course meets from 8:00 a.m. -1:55 p.m. on Fridays February 8, February 22, and March 1 only in NTB 108.


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 - First, Jan 19-Mar 18

TTh08:00AM-09:30AMLECR.VisgerCRC MAIN NTB 10815800Textbook
TTh09:45AM-03:05PMLABR.VisgerCRC MAIN NTB 112
Class includes a 30 minute meal period and two breaks.


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, Mar 19-May 16

MW08:00AM-09:30AMLECR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 10815802Textbook
MW09:40AM-03:05PMLABR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 112

CONST 108    Finish Carpentry I - Interior Finish    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 with tools, Drywall, Interior doors and door frames, Interior trim, Stairs and cabinets. A heavy emphasis is placed on "hands-on" demonstration of proficiency with safe and efficient use of tools, drywall applications, as well as the accurate installation of interior trim.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16

TTh08:00AM-09:30AMLECR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 10815804Textbook
TTh09:45AM-03:05PMLABR.ConnallyCRC MAIN NTB 112

CONST 143    Photovoltaic Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will cover general solar industry topics with an emphasis photovoltaic principles and products. There will be a brief study of the political landscape in California in support of the California Solar Initiative, and market strategies and incentives will also be discussed. There will be some hands on projects to help students learn basic electrical theory and circuits, and an introduction to print reading. System Sizing and components will be covered as well. This class is part of the Green Buildings: Environmental Design, Energy Management and Performance Based Construction Certificate.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

W06:00PM-09:15PMLECS.GeigerCRC MAIN NTB 10820124Textbook

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, Jan 19-May 22

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Online class. Required attendance at one of the following on-campus orientations:
Friday, January 25th, 9:00 - 11:15 AM
Friday, January 25th, 11:45 AM - 2 PM
Monday, January 28th, 6:30 - 8:45 PM
All orientations will be held in WIN 106 on the CRC main campus. Class login at
http://elearning.losrios.edu/. Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.
 

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 05-May 22

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Online class. Required attendance at the on-campus Orientation: Tuesday, March 5th from 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM in WIN 102 on the CRC Main Campus. Class login at http://elearning.losrios.edu/. Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.
 

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: January 18, 2019