Academic Catalogs

Constr/Utilities/Energy/Safety (CUES)

CUES C100C2 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Introduction: Construction Industry  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course covers orientation and industry awareness, construction trade awareness, heritage of the American worker, diversity in the construction industry, and sexual harassment. This course highlights content aligned with industry and nationally recognized Multi-Craft Curriculum and Certificates. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C100U2 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Introduction: Utilities Sector Infrastructure  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course is an introduction to the utilities sector infrastructure including water, gas and electric. This course highlights content aligned with industry and nationally recognized Multi-Craft Curriculum and Certificates. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C101C2 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Basic Construction Math  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course covers basic math skills related to the construction trades and demonstrates how they apply to the trades. Covers multiple systems of measurement, decimals, fractions, and basic geometry and the opportunity to practice mathematical tasks related to construction activities. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C101U2 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Introduction: Water Utility Sector  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course is an introduction to the water utility sector concerning, water science, hydraulics, hazards, quality, and distribution. Specific safety information related to Lock-Out/Tag-out, proper protective equipment, and biological and chemical safety issues. This course highlights content aligned with industry and nationally recognized Multi-Craft Curriculum and Certificates. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C102C2 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Construction Safety Awareness  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with confined space hazards, fall hazard awareness, lock out/tag out, and managing excavation standards in the construction industry. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C102U2 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Introduction: Gas Utility Sector  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course is an introduction to the gas utility sector concerning gas principles, transmission, distribution, and meter service. Specific safety information related to confined-space and hazardous-safety issues. This course highlights content aligned with industry and nationally recognized Multi-Craft Curriculum and Certificates. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C103C2 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Construction Health and Safety  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course covers general health and safety regulations, lead and asbestos awareness, heat illness prevention, and job readiness. This course highlights content aligned with industry and nationally recognized Multi-Craft Curriculum and Certificates. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C103U2 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Introduction: Electric Utility Sector  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course is an introduction to the electric utility sector concerning power and energy, three-phase power, transmission, and distribution. Specific safety information related to lock-out/tag-out, proper protective equipment, and safety issues. This course highlights content aligned with industry and nationally recognized Multi-Craft Curriculum and Certificates. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C2811 Unit (60-75 other hours)  
Work Based Learning  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Work Based Learning enhances a participant's opportunity for success in the field of Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety bridging the gap between educational theory and on-the-job practices through individualized performance objectives related to the student's career or occupational goal in Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety. Note: 75 hours of paid work or 60 hours of non-paid work in a field related to Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety for each one-semester credit is required. Student must be enrolled in a total of 7 units including Work Based Learning. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C2822 Units (120-150 lecture hours)  
Work Based Learning  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Work Based Learning enhances a participant's opportunity for success in the field of Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety bridging the gap between educational theory and on-the-job practices through individualized performance objectives related to the student's career or occupational goal in Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety. Note: 75 hours of paid work or 60 hours of non-paid work in a field related to Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety for each one-semester credit is required. Student must be enrolled in a total of 7 units including Work Based Learning. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C2833 Units (180-225 lecture hours)  
Work Based Learning  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Work Based Learning enhances a participant's opportunity for success in the field of Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety bridging the gap between educational theory and on-the-job practices through individualized performance objectives related to the student's career or occupational goal. Note: 75 hours of paid work or 60 hours of non-paid work in a field related to Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety for each one-semester credit is required. Student must be enrolled in a total of 7 units including Work Based Learning. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

CUES C2844 Units (240-300 lecture hours)  
Work Based Learning  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Work Based Learning enhances a participant's opportunity for success in the field of Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety bridging the gap between educational theory and on-the-job practices through individualized performance objectives related to the student's career or occupational goal. Note: 75 hours of paid work or 60 hours of non-paid work in a field related to Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety, for each one-semester credit is required. Student must be enrolled in a total of 7 units including Work Based Learning. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.