CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

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Scheduled Courses
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Accident Prevention Inspection Investigation Kleinpeter T E 6:00 PM 7:00 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
Basic Computer-Aided Drafting Delany Su M T W R F Sa E 5:00 PM 8:00 PM 8/24/2020 12/10/2020
Building Codes and Inspections Bosher T E 6:00 PM 9:00 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
Commercial Blueprint Reading Reynal T E 6:00 PM 8:50 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
Construction Estimating I Hover T E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
Construction Estimating I Hover W E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
Construction Estimating II Hover R E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/27/2020 12/10/2020
Construction Management I Hover T R E 3:00 PM 4:00 PM 8/25/2020 12/10/2020
Construction Management I Hover M E 5:30 PM 7:30 PM 8/24/2020 12/7/2020
Construction Management II Bosher M E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/24/2020 12/7/2020
Construction Materials Testing Myers W E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
Construction Methods & Materials I Hover M W E 3:00 PM 4:00 PM 8/24/2020 12/9/2020
Construction Methods & Materials I Bosher R E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/27/2020 12/10/2020
Construction Specifications & Contracts Bosher W E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
Cooperative Education Bosher Sa E 8:30 AM 11:30 AM 8/22/2020 12/5/2020
Introduction to Surveying Freeman Su M T W R F Sa E 5:00 PM 7:00 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical Systems in Construction I Russell T R E 3:00 PM 4:15 PM 8/25/2020 12/10/2020
Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical Systems in Construction I Russell W E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
Project Scheduling Russell M W E 5:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/24/2020 12/9/2020
Surveying Calculations Various M E 6:00 PM 8:50 PM 8/24/2020 12/7/2020 DFWEC
Surveying Measurements Hubert W E 6:00 PM 7:40 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020 DFWEC
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Legend: M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, R=Thursday, F=Friday, Sa=Saturday, DFWEC=DFW Education Center, NLC=North Lake College Main Campus
 
Course Details
 
Accident Prevention Inspection Investigation
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
Provides a basis for understanding the nature of occupational hazard recognition, accident prevention, loss reduction, inspection techniques, and accident investigation analysis.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Accident Prevention Inspection Investigation Kleinpeter T E 6:00 PM 7:00 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
 
 
Basic Computer-Aided Drafting
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
An introduction to computer-aided drafting. Emphasis is placed on setup; creating and modifying geometry; storing and retrieving predefined shapes; placing, rotating, and scaling objects, adding text and dimensions, using layers, coordinate systems, and plot/print to scale. This course is cross-listed as DFTG 1409. The student may register for either DFTG 1309 or DFTG 1409 but may receive credit for only one of the two.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Basic Computer-Aided Drafting Delany Su M T W R F Sa E 5:00 PM 8:00 PM 8/24/2020 12/10/2020
 
 
Building Codes and Inspections
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
An examination of the building codes and standards applicable to building construction and inspection processes.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Building Codes and Inspections Bosher T E 6:00 PM 9:00 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
 
 
Commercial Blueprint Reading
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
Blueprint reading for commercial/industrial construction.
PREREQUISITE:
Recommended
Course: Construction Methods & Materials I
MANDATORY
Req Test: TSI
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Commercial Blueprint Reading Reynal T E 6:00 PM 8:50 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
 
 
Construction Estimating I
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
Fundamentals of estimating materials and labor costs in construction.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Applied Construction Math I
OR Test: Applied Construction Math
OR Test: TABE Math - English
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial Blueprint Reading
OR Test: Blueprint Reading
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Construction Estimating I Hover T E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
Construction Estimating I Hover W E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
 
 
Construction Estimating II
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
Students will utilize various estimating resources; determine types of estimating needed in construction; calculate quantities, costs, and time units; and develop computerized reports for detailed construction estimates.
PREREQUISITE:
Recommended
Course: Construction Estimating I
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Construction Estimating II Hover R E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/27/2020 12/10/2020
 
 
Construction Management I
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
Students will define terms associated with construction supervision, leadership, motivation, problem solving, and decision making. Students will demonstrate problem solving and decision-making skills in construction problems. They will apply green and sustainable building codes and standards and demonstrate techniques for successful contractor interaction including professional protocol and communication.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Construction Management I Hover T R E 3:00 PM 4:00 PM 8/25/2020 12/10/2020
Construction Management I Hover M E 5:30 PM 7:30 PM 8/24/2020 12/7/2020
 
 
Construction Management II
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
A management course in contract documents, safety, planning, scheduling, production control, and law and labor. Topics include contracts, planning, cost and production peripheral documents, and cost and work analysis.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Construction Management II Bosher M E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/24/2020 12/7/2020
 
 
Construction Materials Testing
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
Skill development in laboratory testing and field inspection procedures associated with construction materials.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Construction Materials Testing Myers W E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
 
 
Construction Methods & Materials I
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
An introduction to construction materials and methods and their applications. This course is cross-listed as CNBT 1411. The student may register for either CNBT 1311 or CNBT 1411 but may receive credit for only one of the two.
PREREQUISITE:
Recommended
Course: Introduction to Construction Industry
Recommended
Req Experience: 4 Years in related field
MANDATORY
Req Test: TABE Reading - English
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Construction Methods & Materials I Hover M W E 3:00 PM 4:00 PM 8/24/2020 12/9/2020
Construction Methods & Materials I Bosher R E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/27/2020 12/10/2020
 
 
Construction Specifications & Contracts
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
Overview of the legal aspects of written construction documents.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Construction Specifications & Contracts Bosher W E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
 
 
Cooperative Education
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
Career related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Cooperative Education Bosher Sa E 8:30 AM 11:30 AM 8/22/2020 12/5/2020
 
 
Introduction to Construction Industry
Type of Class: Semester
 
48 Sessions/16 Hours
ONLINE COURSE - HAVE YOU FILLED OUT YOUR DALLAS COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT APPLICATION? Prerequisite: TSI and DCCCD Credit Application The student will identify construction organizational structures; identify and explain purposes for various construction documents; and describe construction office and field responsibilities & operations. The student will define and identify safety agencies & regulations, and the various construction crafts and trades. Course topics include: industry organization and hierarchy; contractor organization; subcontractors; contract documents; insurance and bonds; labor; elements of estate; job site organization; and safety.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Req Test: TABE Reading - English
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
Specification, Memory Stick North Lake Campus (North)
$20.00 - Purchase Required
Blueprints North Lake (North Campus) Half Size
$18.00 - Purchase Required
Construction Management JumpStart: The Best First Step Toward a Career in Construction Management, 2nd Ed.
$49.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
 
Introduction to Surveying
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/80 Hours
This course consists of 80 hours including labs and covers an overview of the surveying profession as it applies to surveying. The history of surveying and its impact on the world. Review of the mathematics used in surveying. Introduction to basic surveying equipment with emphasis on measurements, both linear and angular. Instruction on surveying procedures and the limitation of errors. Calculation to determine precision and error of closure. NOTE: Credit Course Requirements Admissions paperwork is required to be completed by Friday, August 17, 2018. If this paperwork is not completed by the student by the required deadline, the student will be transferred to a continuing education course.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Introduction to Surveying Freeman Su M T W R F Sa E 5:00 PM 7:00 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
 
 
Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical Systems in Construction I
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
A presentation of the basic mechanical, plumbing, and electrical components in construction and their relationship to residential and light commercial buildings.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical Systems in Construction I Russell T R E 3:00 PM 4:15 PM 8/25/2020 12/10/2020
Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical Systems in Construction I Russell W E 6:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020
 
 
Project Scheduling
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/64 Hours
A study of conventional scheduling using critical-path-method; precedence networks; bar charts; monthly reports; and fast track scheduling.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Project Scheduling Russell M W E 5:00 PM 7:45 PM 8/24/2020 12/9/2020
 
 
Surveying Calculations
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/48 Hours
An introduction to the mathematics used in surveying and mapping, including algebra, plane trigonometry, and plane, solid, and analytical geometry.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Surveying Calculations Various M E 6:00 PM 8:50 PM 8/24/2020 12/7/2020 DFWEC
 
 
Surveying Measurements
Type of Class: Semester
 
16 Sessions/80 Hours
An introductory course covering the equipment and hardware of the profession necessary to measure horizontal and vertical distances, in accordance with prevailing and applicable professional standards, e.g. standards of the National Geodetic Survey, state and local statues and regulations, professional standards, such as the Texas Society of Professional Surveyors.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $564.00
MATERIALS:
Book or e-Book via NLC IncludED
$0.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Surveying Measurements Hubert W E 6:00 PM 7:40 PM 8/26/2020 12/9/2020 DFWEC
 
 
Sustainable Construction
Type of Class: Semester
 
18 Sessions/64 Hours
Prerequisite: None Required Methods and materials used for buildings that conserve energy, water and human resources.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
no classes in session 
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **