Construction Management

New Jersey Uniform Construction Code Courses

Atlantic Cape Community College and the Department of Community Affairs, will offer Uniform Construction Code (UCC) classes for the fall semester. These classes are for general contractors who are looking to advance their careers and become New Jersey State Inspectors for local municipalities. Courses must be taken in the proper sequence (R.C.S.-I.C.S.-H.H.S.) The New Jersey State Department of Community Affairs offers a 75 percent tuition reimbursement for qualified applicants. The courses focus on technical needs for contractors, estimators, architects, engineers and government officials, as they relate to the design, construction and maintenance of building structures. Contact the Licensing Unit of the Department of Community Affairs for details at (609) 984-7834 or codeslicensing@dca.state.nj.us.

Students must purchase all required textbooks, including the Uniform Construction Code Act and Regulations (blue book). Books can be ordered from the Department of Community Affairs at (609) 984-0040.

Building Inspector R.C.S.

This 90-hour program is designed to satisfy the educational requirements for licensure as an R.C.S. The course also includes laboratory and field experience, including review of plans and inspection of a structure using a model checklist. (9.0 CEUs)

CONS-120 (90 Hours)
Fee: $699 (Text required at additional cost)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Oct. 11, 2016
    (Ending Jan. 31, 2017)
    6-9 p.m.

Building Inspector H.H.S.

Prerequisite: Building Inspector I.C.S.

This course is designed to provide students with knowledge on advanced structural systems, advanced fire protection systems and advanced mechanical systems. This course is part of the requirement for individuals to be certified in high hazard structures. (6.0 CEUs)

CONS-301 (60 Hours)
Fee: $599 (Text required at additional cost)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Sept. 26, 2016
    (Ending Dec. 5, 2016)
    6-9 p.m.

Fire Protection I.C.S.

This 120-hour program prepares students to obtain licensing in the Fire Protection discipline of the NJ UCC. Coursework includes the building use groups, types of construction, height and area, fire protection systems and means of egress. Students will learn when the building codes require such systems and equipment in new and renovated structures, along with the standards for system installation and acceptance testing. Course textbook information is provided the first day of class. (12 CEUs)

CONS-200 (120 Hours)
Fee: $899 (Text required at additional cost)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
    beginning Oct. 10, 2016 (Ending Jan. 25, 2017)
    6-9 p.m.

Subcode Official

Prerequisite: Possession of a license as an inspector of the same type and specialty as the subcode official being applied for.

This course ensures competency in subcode administration and enforcement and includes
instruction in the following subjects:

  • Subcode administration,
  • Legal aspects of code enforcement, and
  • Related legislation.

CONS-221 (45 Hours)
Fee: $399 (Text recommended at additional cost)

Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Oct. 6, 2016
(Ending Nov. 17, 2016)
6-9 p.m.

Introduction to Water and Wastewater Treatment – Hybrid Course

This course is designed to train operators in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining water and wastewater treatment plants, emphasizing the use of safe practices and procedures. It includes the importance and responsibility of a water treatment plant operator, sources of water, reservoir management and intake structures, why wastes must be treated and detailed descriptions of the equipment processes used in a wastewater treatment plant. Students will be prepared for future advanced water and wastewater courses as well as licensing tests. Textbooks included. A percentage of this course will be taught online in addition to the classroom hours.

CGRN-101 (180 Hours)
Fee: $1,199 (Tuition $449, Materials $400,
Lab $350)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Sept. 28, 2016 (Ending March 20, 2017)
    6-10 p.m.

Advanced Wastewater Collections Systems

This course is designed to train personnel to safely and effectively operate and maintain wastewater collection systems. This program will review the State and Federal regulations of wastewater collection systems, including: NJDEP licensing requirements, sewer use ordinance regulations, collection system math, wastewater system components, collection system applications, operation and maintenance of pipelines, new construction guidelines, sewer/manhole rehabilitation and repair, pumping facilities and appurtenances, emergency response and troubleshooting, public relations and maintenance management. This course has been approved by the NJ Department of Environmental Protection and is intended to prepare students to sit for the C-2 State licensure exams.

CGRN-201 (45 Hours)
Fee: $599 (Tuition $399, Materials $100, Lab $100)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Oct. 11, 2016
    (Ending Dec. 13, 2016)
    6-9 p.m.