Building & Construction Trades

Building and Construction Trades Cluster

 

Welcome to the Building and Construction Trades cluster at City College of San Francisco.

Did you know that there is no end in sight of growth in this sector? Construction jobs are projected to grow by 50,000 openings between 2010 and 2020 in the San Francisco Bay Area. It’s a great time to start a career in Building and Construction at CCSF! Tens of thousands of new energy efficiency jobs in construction and utilities workers are needed by 2020 to replace a generation of retirees and to serve projected market growth in California. Whether you are looking to build your skills in janitorial, construction or plumbing, the San Francisco Bay Area’s best community college Building and Construction Trades programs are at CCSF.

Why spend a fortune at a vocational school when San Francisco residents can earn a free certificate in Custodial/Building Maintenance, Engineered Plumbing Systems, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning (HVAC) & Refrigeration or Carpentry? In less than a year, you can get certified in Residential Plumbing, Landscape Design or Mechanical Engineering Technology. Get paid more while you work your way through school earning an Associate’s degree in Building and Construction Trades specializing in Architecture, Landscape Gardening and Landscape Contracting or Construction Management in City College’s top-rated programs. Earn valuable work experience before you graduate or stay up to date with the latest Building and Construction trends by continuing your education learning from the best STEM faculty in the Bay Area.


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NonCredit Programs

NonCredit Programs Units Required
Career Match Codes AA/AS/Certificate Credit/NonCredit Website
Custodial/Building Maintenance 108 Hours E/R Cert./NonCredit Automotive/Motorcycle, Construction, and Building Maintenance


Credit Programs - Under 30 Units

Credit Programs Units Required
Career Match Codes AA/AS/Certificate Credit/NonCredit Website
Engineered Plumbing Systems
11.5 R/I Cert./Credit MET / HVAC / Eng Plumb
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
9.5 R/I Cert./Credit MET / HVAC / Eng Plumb
Carpentry
12 R/C/E Cert./Credit Construction Technology
Residential Plumbing
14 R/E/I Cert./Credit MET / HVAC / Eng Plumb
Construction Management: Core Skills Certificate 15 R/C Cert./Credit Construction Management
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Credit Programs - Over 30 Units

Credit Programs Units Required Career Match Codes AA/AS/Certificate Credit/NonCredit Website
Construction Management: Advanced Skills Certificate 30 R/C Cert./Credit Construction
Construction Management
38 R/C AS/Credit Construction
Landscape Construction
34 R/C Cert./Credit Floristry
Landscape Design 32 A/R Cert./Credit Floristry
Landscape Gardening and Landscape Contracting 49 E/R AS/Credit Floristry
Landscape Maintenance
32 R/C Cert./Credit Floristry
Nursery and Garden-Center Operation 26 R/E Cert./Credit Environmental Horticulture
Architecture 41 A/R AS/Credit Architecture Program