This certificate focuses on sustainable concepts including, but not limited too, solar energy, energy efficient materials and construction methods, and environmentally sustainable construction.
This academic program prepares you for the following careers. All job data is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Architectural and Civil Drafters
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area Average
Projected employment for Florida
Projected Job Openings
Skills you learn in SPC's Sustainable Construction Technology Certificate
- Safe and efficient work practices
- How to assist architects and architectural engineers in planning and designing structures
- Use of construction materials
- Communication and leadership skills
- Human relations and employability skills
- How to integrate sustainable concepts into the planning and designing of structures
- Use of alternative energy in design and construction
Sustainable Construction Technology Certificate with Financial Aid Eligibility
Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2018 (550)
The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2018 (550), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.
Program Leadership Information
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This Certificate provides the student with the supervisory and sustainability training necessary to assist contractors and subcontractors in the construction industry.
The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)
If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.
If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.
Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.
Florida CIP Code
0630330106: Sustainable Design
Federal CIP Code
15.1301: Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General.
Job Related Opportunities
- Job Foreman
- Job Estimator
- Materials Purchaser
- Project Manager
MAJOR CORE COURSES
Complete 11 credits
MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES
Work Experience (Select 3 credits)
MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES
Electives (Select 5 credits)
Continuing your education at SPC
SPC's Sustainable Construction Technology Certificate is part of and transfers to our Building Design and Construction Management Associate of Science Degree. The A.S. degree can be applied to our bachelor's degree in Sustainability Management.