- Taught by Industry Experts
- Covers Fundamental to Advanced Topics
- Provides the Skill Sets to Advance Your Career
Expand your technical skills and knowledge of building construction through this series of courses that covers beginning to advanced topics including construction drawings, plans, and specifications; building codes and standards; construction logistics and site work; building foundations and structural systems; concrete and steel frame construction; exterior wall and roof systems; interior walls, partitions, floors, ceilings, and finishes; building mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems; sustainability; and building information modeling (BIM) and computer-aided design. Note: Registering at least two weeks prior to the start of the course date is highly recommended. Popular classes fill up quickly and more specialized classes need sufficient enrollment.
This semester, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
Construction Methods and Materials: Building Core and Shell
Examine the methods, materials, and structural systems used in constructing the core and shell components of high-rise buildings.
Construction Methods and Materials: Building Interiors
Examine the methods, materials, and systems used in constructing the architectural components of buildings.
Reading and Interpreting Construction Drawings
Learn to read construction plans, specifications, and drawings for concrete, steel, wood, and masonry construction.
Building Mechanical and Electrical Systems and Equipment
Gain an overview of commercial building mechanical and electrical systems, design principles, choice, selection, installation, and operating costs.
Understanding the New York City Building Code
Examine the legal and technical framework of the New York City Building Code, including code applicability to work on new and existing buildings.