Certificate in Green Building Construction Skills

This certificate provides the knowledge and skills needed for entry-level positions in the green building construction industry. Students focus on traditional construction skills with an emphasis on “green” practices to provide foundational learning that incorporates technology and sustainability into applied construction skills. Upon successful completion, students will be qualified to gain employment as both an entry-level office and field technician. This certificate leads into the Advanced Green Building Construction Skills certificate.

Class Requirements


BLDG 111        Construction Safety (3)

BLDG 112        Building Systems (3)

BLDG 193        Green Building Skills Practicum (3)

ENEF 111         Healthy Homes (1)

ENEF 114         House as a System (3)


FACT 113             Basic Blueprint Reading (2)

HPER 172L          Beginning Fitness (1)


NOTE: See First-Year Student Success Course Requirement on Page 8.