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Construction Supervisor CNTS.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 25 Credit Hours

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Construction Management Technology
Effective as of Fall 2023

What is the program about?

This program is designed for experienced craftspeople of the construction industry to improve their supervisory and leadership skills. Students will receive training to help them understand the building construction industry from a management perspective, including an understanding of building materials and components, the financial aspects of building construction and the management skills necessary to deal with the diverse population of the industry. Heavy emphasis will be placed on safety. Upon completing this program, craftspeople will be qualified to move into management positions in the construction industry.

Program Outcomes

  • Communicate effectively and professionally through proper use of oral, written and graphic skills.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of safety requirements and supervisor responsibilities on a construction job.
  • Function effectively in teams, demonstrating a cooperative effort to evaluate and solve problems and to develop and implement plans.
  • Develop and understanding of the management of construction projects with emphasis on safety, quality and continuous improvement.

Career Opportunities

Upon completing this program, craftspeople will be qualified to move into management positions within the construction industry.


Course Title Credits
CAT 1111 Mechanical Systems Print Reading 1
CAT 1141 Reading Architectural Drawings 2
CAT 1161 Introduction to the Built Environment 3
CAT 1201 Construction Methods & Materials 3
CAT 1211 Construction Materials Testing 2
CAT 1401 Construction Cost Estimating 3
CAT 2401 Construction Project Management 3
CAT 2411 Architectural Practice, Codes & Laws 3
CAT 2431 OSHA Construction Standards 2
COM 2206 Interpersonal Communication 3
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.