To enroll is this Certificate Program, please contact Roseanne Crisafi at rcrisafi@bergen.edu or 201 447-7863 or Genevieve Montana-Khalil at gmontana-khalil@bergen.edu, or 201 689-7731.

Prerequisites: None
Certification:
1. OSHA 30-hours Construction Safety Training
2. Construction Document Technologist, CDT
Hours: 362 hours or approximately 18 months
College Credits: 11 college credits can be earned for students that enroll in a degree seeking program.

The Certificate in Construction Document Technologist & Field Specialist educates attendees to function in a support role to project architects, construction managers, engineers, utilities contractors, contract administrators, material suppliers, building maintenance, and manufacturers’ representatives. This program includes opportunities to earn two recognized industry credentials.

Individuals who successfully complete this program can advance the project team with their ability to read, create, and understand construction documents, specifications, verify and document field conditions, contract requirements, change orders, review shop drawings, submittals and track projects through their final punch-list, closeout and study ethics best practices. Assistance with Resume, job searches, and interviewing skills are included. Exam fees, and textbooks are not included in tuition cost.

Curriculum:

CD-125 | Construction Site Management
CD-132 | Fundamentals of Construction Safety Management and Emergency Planning
CD-133 | 30-Hr OSHA Construction Safety Training
CD-148 | Construction Project Scheduling II*
CD-163 | Drafting I
CD-164 | Computer Aided Drafting I*
CD-165 | Methods and Materials in Construction*
CD-168 | Building Systems Basics
CD-405 | Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading
CD-459 | Construction Documents, Contract Law, Insurance and Ethics
CD-466 | Construction Project Organization and Management
CD-510 | Introduction to Building Science & Sustainable High Performance Building Design
CD-580 | Construction Project Scheduling I Oracle Primavera P6
CD-582 | Construction Estimating Basics

*- Prerequisites Required for Enrollment