2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Jul 19, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Environmental and Construction Laborer, CA


CODE: LBCONT-CT     |     TOTAL CREDITS: 30     |     FINANCIAL AID ELIGIBILITY: NOT eligible


RESTRICTED ENTRY PROGRAM

The student MUST be indentured in the Laborers’ Environmental and Construction Apprenticeship Program before enrolling in classes. Special consideration will be given students who complete the Laborer Trades’ Certificate of Achievement if they are affected by the retroactive six year rule.  For further information, contact the Division of Apprenticeship Studies at 702-651-4127.


DESCRIPTION

This degree prepares the student for employment as a Journeyman Laborer with the Laborers Union. Along with special program courses, academic skills emphasizing math, science, and human relations components are stressed to prepare students to meet the challenges common in the work place.


COMPUTATION & HUMAN RELATIONS COMPONENTS

  • Computation: APP 104B, APP 105B, APP 107B, APP 120B, and APP 121B
  • Human Relations: APP 102B and APP 212B

 

Student Learning Outcomes


  1. Demonstrate an understanding of all OSHA regulations and concrete codes applicable to laborers.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of sealing the building envelope in determining what weatherization solutions are applicable.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of how to recognize hazardous building materials containing asbestos and/or lead.

General Education Requirements


TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS: 3


 

Special Program Requirements


TOTAL SPECIAL PROGRAM CREDITS: 27


Any APP journeyman course offered for credit may be substituted for any of the above APP apprentice course. Please contact the program coordinator for details.