CURRICULAR GUIDE

Building Maintenance
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0237  (Effective Fall 1999 - Summer 2004)

This program consists of practical hands-on courses that provide students with
the necessary technical knowledge and skills needed for an entry-level
position in the maintenance of residential and commercial buildings.

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment
and advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

Contact the Technology Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center,
Room 136, telephone number (517) 483-1336.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 37 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
BLDR 101    Basic Woodworking                                                2
BLDR 132    General Home Maintenance                                         2
ELTE 100    Electrical Safety Practices                                      1
ELTE 112    Basic Wiring Installation                                        2
HVAC 100    Fundamentals of HVAC                                             3
HVAC 105    Sheet Metal Fabrication/Instal                                   2
HVAC 110    Applied Electricity I                                            2
HVAC 111    Applied Electricity II                                           2
HVAC 120    Heating I                                                        4
HVAC 130    Air Conditioning I                                               4
HVAC 211    Schematics                                                       3
HVAC 220    Heating II                                                       4
HVAC 221    Introduction to Hydronics                                        3
LAND 133    Home Landscape Maintenance                                       3

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                   TOTAL: 4 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1:   Maintenance Related                                        Credits
BLDT 121    Residential Framing                                              4
BLDT 126    Interior Carpentry                                               4
HVAC 230    Air Conditioning II                                              4
HVAC 240    Refrigeration I                                                  4
            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   41

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have
transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill)
should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II                III               IV
ELTE 100          ELTE 112          BLDR 101          BLDR 132
HVAC 100          HVAC 111          HVAC 105          HVAC 130
HVAC 110          HVAC 120          HVAC 220          HVAC 221
LAND 133          HVAC 211          Lim.Ch.