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 spring semester. 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. 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.) Licensing questions and licensing application packet requests should be directed to the Licensing Unit at 609-984-7834 or

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 R.C.S.

This course is designed to provide students with fundamental knowledge and educational experience required by the State of New Jersey for licensure under the title. This course covers all of the code requirements, with the exception of plumbing and electrical, for one- and two-family homes and small commercial structures. Topics include structural design and analysis techniques, wood framing con-struction and foundations, material standards, field identification of requirements, inspection techniques, tools and methods, etc. (9.0 CEUs)

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

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Sept. 17, 2018 (Ending Feb. 6, 2019)
    6-9:30 p.m.

Building H.H.S.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Building Inspector R.C.S and I.C.S courses

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: $549 (Text required at additional cost)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Sept. 18, 2018 (Ending Nov. 29, 2018)
    6-9 p.m.

Technical Assistant

The Technical Assistant program is designed for individuals working in a municipality (specifically, the building department) or contractors and their staff who want to understand the construction permit processes required by the state. It provides an understanding of the Uniform Construction Code as it relates to permit processing.

This course covers: UCC Law, Regulations, Administration, UCC Standard Blue Form, Building Print Reading, Reporting and Time Management, Technical Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution, and Critical Thinking. (4.5 CEUs)

CONS-107 (45 hours)
Fee: $459 (Text required at additional cost)

  • Section MW01 – Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesdays beginning Sept. 18, 2018 (Ending Dec. 11, 2018)
    6-9:30 p.m.

New Jersey Uniform Construction Code Education Program Community College Course Offerings (Southern Region)

Fall 2018

Atlantic Cape

License Dates Days
Building RCS    9/17/18-2/6/19 M & W
Building HHS  9/18-11/29/18 T & Th
Administrative TA  9/18-12/11/18 T 6-9:30 p.m.


License Dates Days
Building RCS  9/25-12/13/18 T & Th 6-10 p.m.
Building ICS  10/8-12/10/18  M & W 6-10 p.m.
Building HHS  10/16-12/6/18 T & Th 6-10 p.m.
Electrical ICS 9/10- 12/17/18  M 6-10 p.m.
Electrical HHS 9/5- 12/12/18  W 6-9 p.m.
Fire Protection HHS  9/25-11/13/18 T & Th 6-10 p.m.
Elevator HHS  9/25-12/13/18 T & Th 6-10 p.m.
Administrative SO  9/26- 12/12/18 W 6-10 p.m.
Administrative CO  10/4-12/13/18 Th 6-9 p.m.
Administrative TA 9/6-12/20/18 Th 6-9 p.m.


License Dates Days
Fire Protection ICS  9/24/18- 1/17/19 M & Th
Administrative TA 10/2-11/20/18 T & Th 5:30-8:30 p.m.