2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Jul 20, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pile Driver, AAS


CODE: PDA-AAS     |     TOTAL CREDITS: 60     |     FINANCIAL AID ELIGIBILITY: NOT eligible


RESTRICTED ENTRY PROGRAM

Students MUST be indentured in the Carpenters Apprenticeship Program before enrolling in classes. Special consideration will be given students who complete the Pile Driver Associate of Applied Science 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 students for employment as a Journeyman Pile Driver with the Carpenters Union. Along with special program courses, academic skills emphasizing related math, science and human relations components are stressed to prepare students to meet the challenges common in the work place.


 

Student Learning Outcomes


  1. Comprehend and utilize all applicable pile driver tools.
  2. Comprehend and utilize formulas used in the calculations of all phases of pile driver work.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and repair any problems that arise with pile driver work.

General Education Requirements


TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS: 25


 

Mathematics (3 Credits)


NOTE: Your first college-level MATH course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.