Building Maintenance

Diploma Program
BM22

Program Description
The building maintenance program prepares students for careers in the building maintenance industry, which requires multiple maintenance competencies. Students will acquire skills in various diverse areas of maintenance and learn workplace procedures and protocol. Skills acquired include knowledge of electrical applications and practices, heating and air conditioning principles, construction methods and maintenance practices and applications. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are prepared for entry-level employment as maintenance mechanics in apartment complexes, healthcare facilities, industrial establishments, commercial buildings, and other self-sustaining organizations. (Program Length: 4 Semesters)

Employment Opportunities
Building engineers, stationary engineers, maintenance supervisors, maintenance worker facility coordinators, maintenance mechanics, HVAC technicians, electricians, operations supervisors, operations techs, property managers and other in the facility operation and maintenance field

CURRICULUM

SAMPLE STUDENT SCHEDULE
(52 CREDIT HOURS)

1st SEMESTER
14 Hours

AIRC 1005 Refrigeration Fundamentals

AIRC 1010 Refrigeration Principle & Practice

AIRC 1020 Refrigeration Systems Components

COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers

2nd SEMESTER
12 Hours

IDSY 1100 Basic Circuit Analysis

IDSY 1110 Industrial Motor Controls I

EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations & Prof Dev


3rd SEMESTER
12 Hours

BFMT 1030 Fundamentals of Structural Maintenance

BMFT 1040 Building Climate Controls

BFMT 1050 Fundamentals of Plumbing

ELTR 1205 Residential Wiring I

4th SEMESTER
12 Hours

ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I

ELTR 1080 Commercial Wiring I

MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics



52 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION

Note: Some courses may have additional prerequisites which are not included in the above curriculum. Please refer to individual course descriptions.

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