Sustainability Institute

CD 520 CERTIFICATE IN GREEN TECHNOLOGIES AND SUSTAINABILITY

The Green Technologies and Sustainability program is an interdisciplinary certificate program focused on developing work skills and training strategies  for the following, emerging industries: Sustainability, Renewable Energy, and Energy Efficiency.  Emphasis is placed upon sustainability in the built environment, energy technology, product life cycles, resource efficiency, and environmental awareness. This program offers hands-on learning opportunities, is approved by the NJ Veterans Administration, and is available to Veterans with Education Benefits.   Some Courses qualify for Professional Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Field trips and hands-on skills labs are offered in certain courses. Sign up for the entire certificate program or individual course(s).   The full certificate program tuition is $3,600, plus $400 for books and materials.  Tuition and fees for individual courses, taken separately, vary.  Certification exam testing fees are not included. The all-inclusive course number is CD 520. (Adults and vocational students, age 18 and over; no prerequisites.)

For more information, contact Roseanne Crisafi at (201) 447-7863, or CLICK HERE to email her.

Certificate in Green Technologies Course Schedule:

• CD 058 Ten-hr. OSHA Construction Industry Safety Certification

• CD 405 Basic to Advanced Blueprint Reading*

• CD 508 Introduction to Sustainability

• CD 512 Water Resource Management

• CD 582 Construction Estimating Basics**

• CD 581 Environmental Testing

• CD 116 Energy & Sustainability for the Built Environment

• CD 122 Introduction to Biofuels

• CD 578 Waste Management & Reduction 

• CD 518 Green Advantage Test Prep

• CD 523 Photovoltaic System Design and Installation

• CD 510 Introduction to Building Science & Sustainable High Performance Building Design

• CD 515 Windows & Doors

 ADDITIONAL COURSES:

• CD 124 Advanced Construction Estimating

• CD 133 30-hour OSHA Construction Industry Safety Certification

• CD 494 LEED Green Associate Exam Prep

• OL 431 Quick Books 2015 for Contractors

• OL 433 Math Refresher

National Certification Exam Offered:

Green Advantage® Exam, To find out more please visit Green Advantage.org

  

Courses noted above may be taken individually or in any order as part of the certificate program. A minimum 80-percent attendance, assignments, and class participation are requirements for successful completion of each course.  Some courses contain in class assignments, projects, assessments and hands-on sills training opportunities. Contact Roseanne Crisafi click HERE or call (201) 447-7863. for more information. 

 

 

CERTIFICATE IN GREEN CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT 

Certificate in Construction Management provides students with the opportunity to develop the specific skills required to gain the competitive edge in this industry. Curriculum covers a broad range of relevant topics, from legal principles and site organization to green building attributes resource management and green technologies. Classes are taught by professional construction management and legal professionals who bring their real-world expertise to the classroom  Individuals already in the field will gain skills and further their knowledge in a variety of areas including the energy management, life cycle assessment, workplace safety issues; and renewable energy systems. Some courses offer industry professional Continuing Education Units, or CEU’s.  To obtain the certificate of completion in Green Construction Management attendees must successfully complete all core courses and five electives, textbooks are available at the BCC Book Store.

 

CORE COURSES: CERTIFICATE IN GREEN CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

All of the following:

• CD 058 Ten-Hour OSHA Construction Industry Safety Certification

• CD 405 Basic to Advanced Blueprint Reading* (*Prerequisite for CD 582 Construction Estimating Basics)

• CD 459 Construction Documents and Contract Law

• CD 473 Negotiating Construction Contracts

• CD 582 Construction Estimating Basics

• CD 466 Construction Project Management & Organization

• CD 116 Energy and Sustainability for the Built Environment  

• CD 580 Construction Project Scheduling

• CD 518 Green Advantage® Exam Prep

• CD 510 Introduction to Building Science & Sustainable High Performance Building Design

 

CERTIFICATE IN GREEN CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT: SUSTAINABILITY OPTION

Five of the following electives:

• CD 123 Water in the 21ST Century

• CD 124 Advanced Construction Estimating

• CD 125 Sustainable Construction Site Management

• CD 133 30-hour OSHA Construction Industry Safety Certification

• CD 494 LEED Green Associate Exam Prep

• CD 508 Introduction to Sustainability

• CD 512 Water Resource Management

• CD 515 Windows & Doors

• CD 523 Photovoltaic Design and Installation

• CD 578 Waste Management & Reduction

• CD 581 Environmental Testing

National Certification Exam Offered:

Green Advantage® Exam; To find out more please visit Green Advantage.org

 

Courses may be taken individually or in any order as part of the certificate program. A minimum 80-percent attendance, assignments, and class participation are requirements for successful completion of each course.  Some courses contain in class assignments, projects, assessments and hands-on sills training opportunities.  Click Here to contact Roseanne Crisafi at or call (201) 447-7863 for more information on this program.

INDIVIDUAL ONLINE COURSES

 

Choose from the listing of titles in this section. Courses begin on a Wednesday, every month, and offer 12 lessons over 6 weeks.  An instructor monitors classes daily.

Final exams are given for feedback.  A letter of completion showing a grade is available.

 

REGISTER & PAY ONLINE at www.ed2go.com/bccdce

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For detailed course information and many additional titles, visit www.ed2go.com/bccdce