Basic Construction Skills Certificate

Program Description:
The Basic Construction Skills Certificate is intended to prepare individuals for entry-level work in both the highway and building construction industries or to pursue additional training in a specific construction trade.  Program includes 88.5 hours of training through two separate courses:

  • NCCER Core Curriculum plus OSHA 10-Hour Construction Standards
  • CPR/First Aid/AED

Program Outline:
NCCER Core Curriculum:
National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) curriculum is used for all modules.  Successful completion of the NCCER Core Curriculum is a prerequisite for all other NCCER certifications. 

OSHA 10-Hour Construction Standards:
Introduces the most important functions and roles of OSHA and the methods of compliance based on construction industry standards. 

CPR/First Aid/AED:
Uses American Heart Association (AHA) standards to teach basic skills that may save a life or prevent further injury. 

Click here to view full curriculum.

Entry Requirements:
Recommended (not required) Work Keys scores*:

  • Applied Mathematics = 3
  • Reading for Information = 4
  • Locating Information = 3

*Source: ACT Job Profile Search (Job Title = "Construction Laborers")

What to Expect:

  • Registration fee includes all tuition, books, and materials. 
  • For NCCER Core Curriculum, participants must pass a written exam for each module and a hands-on exam for some modules. 
  • For CPR/First Aid/AED, participants must pass a hands-on test. 

For more information, call (864) 646-1700 or toll free 866-269-5677, Ext 1700
(within the 864 area code) or e-mail conted@tctc.edu  

view courses

For additional class offerings, visit our full course listing and schedule of classes.

 

DOL

video

state

 

Dr. Ronnie L. Booth to Address Graduates at Summer Commencement

Jul 18 Read More

@Aunt FAE Answers Financial Aid Questions Via Tri-County Twitter Account

Jul 15 Read More

Veterinary Technology Adoption Day is July 17

Jul 14 Read More

Exams (Session C) (7/24/2014)

Jul 24 Read more

Connect to College Overview Sessions (7/24/2014)

Jul 24 Read more

FAFSA Fridays (7/25/2014)

Jul 25 Read more

TCTC Commission Meeting (7/28/2014)

Jul 28 Read more

Graduation (6:00pm) (7/31/2014)

Jul 31 Read more
Contact Us

Corporate & Community Education
(864) 646-1700
Toll-free (within the 864 Area Code) at 1-866-269-5677, ext. 1700
conted@tctc.edu

Office Hours:

Pendleton Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

Anderson Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

Easley Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

You may also register online by going to www.tctc.edu/learn