Construction Inspection

Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02880)

Provides entry-level training to prepare students to become construction inspectors. Construction inspectors verify that contractors and subcontractors comply with the architect’s plans and the various uniform building codes. Construction inspection is recognized as a major career opportunity area by agencies of both industry and government.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Demonstrate an ability to apply problem solving strategies and integrate technical knowledge.
Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
CI 10 BUILDING PLANS AND CONSTRUCTION DETAILS 3
CI 60 BUILDING CODES I 3
 Units6
Second Semester
CI 50 LEGAL FACTORS OF CONSTRUCTION INSPECTION 3
CI 65 BUILDING CODES II 3
 Units6
Third Semester
CI 20 INSPECTION OF MECHANICAL CONSTRUCTION 3
CI 80 SOILS ENGINEERING 3
 Units6
Fourth Semester
CI 40 ELECTRICAL INSPECTION 3
CI 70 INSPECTION OF ARCHITECTURAL DETAILS AND STRUCTURAL INSPECTION 3
 Units6
 Total Units24
Recommended Elective
CI 90CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT3

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.