Construction Management Apprentice (Certificate)

Program Description

The Construction Management Apprentice program offers instruction in the fundamentals of construction and management of construction projects. Topics include instruction in basic construction knowledge and skills, construction drafting, costs and materials estimating, inspection practices, and print reading.

Program Details

  • Major Code: CM71
  • Award Level: Technical Certificate of Credit
  • Location: Griffin Campus
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Minimum Length of Program: 2 terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 19

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

Program Courses

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual's path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.


Term Course Title Credits
First Term
COFC 1050 Construction Print Reading Fundamentals 3
CARP 1070 Site Layout, Footings and Foundations 3
Option Group Choose one of the following course groups:
Group A: COFC 1080
COFC 1080 Construction Trades Core 4 hours
Group B: COFC 1011 AND COFC 1020
COFC 1011 Overview of Building Construction Practices and Materials (3) hours
COFC 1020 Professional Tool Use and Safety (3) hours
Second Term
CMTT 2010 Residential Estimating Review 3
CMTT 2020 Construction Drafting I OR 3
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals (4)
CMTT 2050 Residential Code Review 3
construction management

Program Advisors