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CPE Construction Program

Advance your career in the construction industry! Classes are open to anyone with an interest in construction and mandatory for those desiring licensure in any UCC area. UCC classes may have up to 75% tuition reimbursement upon successful completion of the course.

CPE offers courses that meet the education requirements for licensure of New Jersey technical assistants. The NJ Department of Community Affairs DCA, pursuant to NJAC 5:23 UCC regulations, oversees licensing. Use this link for a complete listing of all courses offered in NJ.

Tuition reimbursement may be available for partial refund of tuition. To be eligible, you must complete the UCC course successfully and have a log number or a UCC license.

Upon applying for a license and paying the application fee, the Licensing Unit gives the log number; the college collects tuition reimbursement information and submits it to the DCA. Call the DCA's Licensing Unit at 609-984-7834 for information.


Technical Assistant Certification       CEPS-127

Technical Licenses: Technical Assistant Certification

Required Textbooks 

1. NJ Construction Codes

2. NJ Municipal Procedures Manual

Books take 4-6 weeks for delivery. Order in advance @609-984-0040. 4.5 CEU

Learn more about NJAC § 5:23-5.1

Learn more about the Technical Licenses/Technical Assistant Certification.

Course cost, start dates, and meeting times are listed on page 39 of our Fall Catalog.


Basic Math Measurements for Construction & Job Sites CEPS-219

Learn basic, practical math & measurement skills required on a job site to work with craftsmen including basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and measurements. 0.60 CEU

Course cost, start dates, and meeting times are listed on page 38 of our Fall Catalog.


Construction Customer Service Managing Difficult Customers       CEPS-222

Our course is designed for workers who interface with clients, homeowners, or third parties.

Learn to project a professional, friendly environment on the job site that wows your client. 0.30 CEU

Course cost, start dates, and meeting times are listed on page 38 of our Fall Catalog.


Fire Protection ISC CEPS-411

Our course meets the educational requirements for licensure as a fire protection ICS Inspector.

We provide you with instruction in administrative & technical areas using the specified texts as they apply to plan review of Class II & Class III structures and the inspection of all structures as established in the Uniform Construction Code UCC.

REQUIRED: Textbooks

2015 New Jersey Uniform Construction Code 

2015 International Building Code

International Residential Code-$180.00 to purchase the building & residential codes together

2015 International Fire Code $116.00

2015 International Mechanical Code $63.50

2015 International Fuel Gas Code $63.50

2014 NFPA 70, National Electrical Code $86.50

Order IBC & IMC from International Code Council ICC at 888-422-7233 or www.iccsafe.org

UCC from Department of Community Affairs at 609-984-0040 and NFPA codes at www.nfpa.org. 12.00 CEU

Course cost, start dates, and meeting times are listed on page 39 of our Fall Catalog.


Sub-Code Official CEPS-413

You must poss of at least 1 technical license in order to take this course.

We divide our 45-hour course into 3 main areas.

• Administration                                                                               • Legal Aspects of Code Enforcement                                         • Related Legislation

Duties include reviewing construction documents and building plans for sub-code compliance.

You must order the textbook, UCC Book, @609-984-0040 for first class.

Course cost, start dates, and meeting times are listed on page 38 of our Fall Catalog.


OSHA Outreach Training for General Industry

This general industry course applies to employees in factories, warehouses, and all other industrial locations.

An OSHA-authorized instructor teaches the course.

It provides both entry level and experienced workers instruction in the following areas.

• Introduction to OSHA

• Confined Spaces

• Control of Hazardous Energy LockOut/TagOut

• Electrical Safety

• Fire Protection & Exit Routes

• Hazard Communication

• Materials Handling

• Personal Protective Equipment

• Walking/Working Surfaces & Fall Protection

Receive the official OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Card approximately 4-6 weeks after successfully completing this 10-hour course.


OSHA Outreach training for the Construction Industry

An OSHA-authorized instructor teaches this outreach training program. It provides both entry level and experienced construction workers instruction in the following topics.

• Introduction to OSHA

• Electrical Safety

• Excavation & Trenching

• Fall Protection

• Focus Four Topics

• Hand & Power Tools

• Health Hazards

• Materials Handling

• Personal Protective Equipment

Receive the official OSHA 10-Hour Construction Card approximately 4-6 weeks after successfully completing this 10-hour course.

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