Building Inspection and Code Enforcement Technology, Associate in Applied Science

Florissant Valley

This program provides in-service training for current building inspectors and code enforcement officials and prepares students for entry-level employment. Students will learn to approve architectural plans and specifications, award work permits and to inspect new construction as it progresses. They will become knowledgeable in inspection techniques, soils, architectural materials, plumbing and electrical systems, heating and ventilation systems, and municipal fire safety regulations.

Persons interested in this program should be mechanically inclined, honest, able to work with and pursue small details, able to read and interpret technical documents and construction drawings and specifications.

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Program of Study

Career General Education
ENG 101College Composition I3
ENG 103Report Writing3
COM 101Oral Communication I3
CHM 114Industrial Chemistry3
MTH 124Technical Mathematics I3
PSI 101Physical Science3
XXX xxxMissouri State Requirement3
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology3
Physical Education Activity
Select 2 credit hours2
Program Requirements
BIC 101Basic Building Inspection Techniques3
BIC 103Building Codes and Ordinances3
BIC 200Plumbing and Mechanical Inspection4
BIC 201Electrical Inspection2
BIC 202Administration of Building Regulations3
BIC 203Plan Review I (Non-Structural)3
BIC 204Plan Review II (Structural)3
BIC 2053
CE 116Construction Blueprint Reading3
FIR 105Inspection and Fire Prevention3
FIR 210Architectural Structural Representation-Materials3
ME 135Mechanics - Statics3
ME 243Strength of Materials3
MGT 204Business Organization and Management3
Total Credit Hours68