CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

972-574-5200

 
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
Commercial Blueprint Reading Reynal T E 6:00 PM 8:50 PM 8/25/2020 12/8/2020
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
Cooperative Education Bosher Sa E 8:30 AM 11:30 AM 8/22/2020 12/5/2020
STP 1 - Leadership & Motivation Gutierrez T E 5:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/8/2020 9/29/2020 DFWEC
STP 2 - Oral & Written Communications CEF T E 5:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/8/2020 9/29/2020 DFWEC
STP 4 - Contract Documents & Construction Law Bray W E 5:30 PM 9:30 PM 9/9/2020 9/23/2020 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
 
 
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 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
 
 
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 **
 
 
STP 1 - Leadership & Motivation
Type of Class: Short Term
 
6 Sessions/24 Hours
Prerequisite: None Required This course will describe the value of effective supervision of workers and improve the construction supervisor’s ability to lead and motivate others. Topics include: The dollar and sense of people in construction: the role of the construction supervisor; Helping people perform better; Motivating and leading others; Positive feedback; Training and orienting crew members; Teams and team building; Leadership skills in action.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $294.00
MATERIALS:
STP 1 - Leadership and Motivation 2015 Ed
$122.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
STP 1 - Leadership & Motivation Gutierrez T E 5:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/8/2020 9/29/2020 DFWEC
 
 
STP 2 - Oral & Written Communications
Type of Class: Short Term
 
6 Sessions/24 Hours
The course presents a body of knowledge and skills that today’s construction supervisors need in order to be effective communicators on their job site. Topics include; Effective communication; Learning to listen; Carrying on conversations; Persuasion, negotiation, and confrontation; Communicating with your crew; Putting it in writing; Meetings that work; Electronic communication; and Improving Communication.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $294.00
MATERIALS:
STP 2- Oral and written Communications 2015 Ed
$122.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
STP 2 - Oral & Written Communications CEF T E 5:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/8/2020 9/29/2020 DFWEC
 
 
STP 4 - Contract Documents & Construction Law
Type of Class: Short Term
 
5 Sessions/20 Hours
Prerequisite: None Required This course will provide information about contract documents and construction law to help supervisors recognize the roles and responsibilities of all contracted parties to develop and understand of how contract documents can be helpful to solve problems and resolve conflicts and to develop positive relationships between all parties in the construction process. Topics include: Introduction to contract documents and construction law, creating a positive environment through partnering contractural relationships, contract forms and documents; managing general conditions, good documentation practice changes; differing site conditions; time impacts and negotiation of resolutions.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
CLASS FEE:
Class Language: English
Class Fee: $294.00
MATERIALS:
STP 4 Contract Documents 2015 Ed
$122.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
STP 4 - Contract Documents & Construction Law Bray W E 5:30 PM 9:30 PM 9/9/2020 9/23/2020 DFWEC