Oct 14, 2019  
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog 
  
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog

Construction Trades, General Apprenticeship, 1-yr Certificate


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs by Department

Total Program Credits: 46

Program Length: Varies

Offered by the Advanced Technology  Division, 541.463.5380

Certificate of Completion   

Program Coordinator Joy Crump, Bldg. 15 Rm. 201, 541.463.5496, crumpj@lanecc.edu.

Dean Lynn Nakamura

Purpose Students may earn a Certificate of Completion in Construction Trades, General Apprenticeship by successfully completing 36-46 core related training credits with a grade of “C” or better in all courses, and completing related instruction in communications, computation, and human relations.

Learning Outcomes The graduate will:

  • Apply theory as it relates to trade competencies.
  • Perform the duties and responsibilities of the individual construction trade/occupation.

Licensing & Certification An apprenticeship “Award of Completion” issued by the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries Apprenticeship and Training Division certifies that an individual has been trained in all aspects of an occupation and has met the requirements for program completion. This certificate is recognized throughout Oregon and industry-wide as a valid indicator of high quality, standardized training, and it provides on-the-job training documentation for community college credit. Licensing or Other Certification Exams: HVAC technician/installer and plumber trades require successful completion of trade-specific licensure examinations through the Oregon Building Codes Division.

Admission Information Students must be registered apprentices with the State of Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries. Information is available at boli.state.or.us.

Advising advtechprograms@lanecc.edu

Job Openings and Wages Projected through 2022

Career Pathways Roadmap

Carpenter
Lane County openings - 161 annually
Statewide openings - 2,546 annually

HVAC
Lane County openings - 25 annually
Statewide openings - 336 annually

Plumber
Lane County openings - 47annually
Statewide openings - 811 annually

Sheet Metal
Lane County openings - 33 annually
Statewide openings - 324 annually

Carpenter
Lane County average hourly - $23.85; average annual - $49,614
Oregon average hourly - $23.89; average annual - $49,688

HVAC
Lane County average hourly - $25.10; average annual - $52,225
Oregon average hourly - $24.64; average annual - $51,235

Plumber
Lane County average hourly - $27.13; average annual - $56,431
Oregon average hourly - $35.92; average annual - $74,709

Sheet Metal
Lane County average hourly - $25.74; average annual - $53,548
Oregon average hourly - $24.57; average annual - $51,108

Estimated Program Costs  

Books   $1,030
Resident Tuition and General Student Fees   $7,800
  Total Estimated Cost $8,830

*Course fees may change during the year. See the online credit class schedule for fees assigned to courses.

Program Notes

  • Complete 8000 hours of State of Oregon-approved on-the-job training and provide a State of Oregon Apprenticeship Training Journeyman card or BOLI-ATD Certificate of Completion.
  • Prerequisites are required for some courses. See Courses .
  • If math is taken in the self-paced format through the Math Resource Center, then all credits must be completed in order to meet the math requirement.

General Education


GENERAL EDUCATION courses must be completed with a letter grade of C- or better, or Pass.

Program Core Courses


Complete all courses listed in one of the following trades. CORE courses must be completed with a letter grade of C or better. P/NP is not accepted.

Journeyman card from Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries Apprenticeship and Training Division (22 credits)


  • State of Oregon Apprenticeship Training Journey-level card or BOLI-ATD Certificate of Completion - 22 Credit(s)

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs by Department