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Workforce Development

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Contact Us

College of Southern Maryland
conedops@csmd.edu
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
301-539-4760

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Schedule of Classes

Fall 2014 Schedule

Community Education - Fall 2014 (.pdf)

 

Workforce Development - Fall 2014 (.pdf)

Please be advised that the Interactive PDF versions of the continuing education schedules are for reference only and do not reflect course availability or cancellations. For the most up-to-date information about course availability, please use Online Services.

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Did you know our Lead Coordinator at the La Plata campus was a Kid' and Teen College student, became a counselor, then an assistant coordinator, a teacher of our courses and then a coordinator.  That is dedication to our program.  Thank you to Sarah Massie for all your hard work.

Workforce Development

Construction Trades and Energy Training

Why settle for a job when you can have a career!  Train for the Jobs of tomorrow at the Center for Trades and Energy Training!

CTET Programs

Our career and technical education programs are designed to help you meet state licensing requirements and earn credentials to advance your career. 

CAREER STARTERS:

CSM provides top quality career and technical education to begin a new career with Career Starters continuing education certificates which provide entry-level skills for high-demand industries.

CAREER TRAINING:

CSM offers a variety of advanced skills and certification training courses approved by or recognized by the American Welding Society (AWS), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the National Center for Construction and Education Research (NCCER), the North American Technician Excellence (NATE) and the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA).

CAREER STARTERS

Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician

Course
Number
Course Name
Class
Hours
TEC-6070 Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician 91

Certified Structural Welder

Course
Number
Course Name Class
Hours
TEC-9300 Construction Core Skills - General 75
TEC-5810  Fundamentals of Welding Certified Training   45
TEC-5820 Intermediate Stick Welding Certified Training  45 

Electrical Helper

Course
Number
Course Name Class
Hours
Choice 1: Fast-Track Daytime Training 
TEC-9440 Construction Core Skills - Electrical 85
TEC-9340  Electrical Boot Camp, Part 1  75
TEC-9350 Electrical Boot Camp, Part 2 75

Electrical Helper

Course
Number
 
Course Name 
Class 
Hours 
Choice 2: Evening Training  
TEC-9300  Construction Core Skills - General   75
TEC-7860  Electricity I, Part 1   75
TEC-7870  Electricity I, Part 2   75

Entry Level Carpenter

Course
Number 
Course Name 
 Class 
Hours
TEC-5780  Entry Level Carpenter I  90 
TEC-5790  Entry Level Carpenter II  90 
HTH-6460  ARC CPR and Basic First Aid Training 
TEC-9300  Construction Core Skills - General  75 

Entry-Level Plumber 

Course
Number 
Course Name 
Class
Hours 
TEC-9300 Construction Core Skills - General    75 
TEC-5360   Basic Plumbing 100 

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Helper

Course
Number
Course Name Class
Hours
Choice 1: Fast-Track Daytime Training 
TEC-9430 Construction Trades Core Skills - HVAC 85
TEC-9360  HVAC Boot Camp, Part 1  75 
TEC-9370 HVAC Boot Camp, Part 2 75

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Helper

Course 
Number 
Course Name 
Class 
Hours 
Choice 2: Evening Training  
TEC-9300  Construction Trades Core Skills - General  75
TEC-7960  HVAC I, Part 1  75 
TEC-7970  HVAC I, Part 2  75 

Home Inspector

Course
Number
Course Name Class
Hours
TEC-5670 Home Inspection Training 81
TEC-9300 Construction Trades Core Skills - General* 75

Home Improvement Contractor

Course
Number
Course Name
Class
Hours
TEC-7560 MD Home Improvement License Exam Prep. 15
TEC-7470 MD Building Codes 40

Real Estate Appraiser

Course
Number 
Course Name 
Class 
Hours 
REL-5040  Real Estate: Appraisal Principles & Procedures   60
REL-5050 Real Estate: Appraisal Practices and Analyses Part 1   30
REL-5060  Real Estate: Appraisal Practices and Analyses Part 2   45
REL-5020   Real Estate: Appraisal Standards and Ethics   15

CAREER TRAINING

Electrical Training NCCER Certificates 

Course
Number
Course Name Class
Hours
Career Starters Electrical Helper
(refer to left column) Choice 1  or 2 and
TEC-7880  Electricity-II, Part 1  75 
TEC-7890  Electricity II, Part 2   75 
TEC-7920  Electricity III, Part 1   75 
TEC-7930  Electricity III, Part 2 75
TEC-7940  Electricity IV, Part 1  75 
TEC-7950  Electricity IV, Part 2   75 

HVAC Training NCCER Certificates  

Course Number  Course Name Class Hours 
Career Starters HVAC (refer to left column)
Choice 1 or Choice 2 plus
TEC-7980 HVAC II, Part 1
75
TEC-7990  HVAC II, Part 2 75 
TEC-8210  HVAC III, Part 1  75 
TEC-8220  HVAC III, Part 2  75 
TEC-8230  HVAC IV, Part 1   75 
TEC-8240  HVAC IV, Part 2  75 

Solar Photovoltaic Systems Installer Continuing Education Certificate 

Course
Number
Course Name
Class
Hours
TEC-7520 Introduction to Solar Photovoltaics
 40
TEC-7540 Solar Photovoltaics System Installer and Inspection 60

Stationary Engineer Exam Preparation 

Course
Number 
Course Name 
Class 
Hours 
TEC-8290  Stationary Engineer Prep - Part 1  30 
TEC-8300  Stationary Engineer Prep - Part 2  30 

Other Career Training classes 

Course Number  Course Name 
Class 
Hours 
TEC-5550  Electrical Calculations  10 
TEC-6780  Electrical Motor Controls  21 
TEC-5660  EPA Renovator Certification 
TEC-9400  HVAC Journeyman Exam Preparation  60 
TEC-8510  Introduction to Construction Project Management  25 
TEC-7470  Maryland Building Codes  40 
TEC-5400  OSHA 10-Hour Construction   10 




















































































 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

All classroom and lab sessions are facilitated by certified, credentialed, or licensed instructors. The CSM Center for Trades and Energy Training maintains highly technical labs for hands-on experience.

If you like a challenging and rewarding career, you will find it here at CSM! The cost of training a concern? Checkout our financial aid options. The Veterans Administration has approved funding for training in welding, plumbing, electrical, and HVAC.

For more information contact:
Dr. Ricky C. Godbolt
Director
301-539-4733
rgodbolt@csmd.edu

Rob Manley
Course Coordinator
301-539-4730
rmanley@csmd.edu


Connie Coyle
Program Assistant
301-539-4721

For a complete listing of courses that CSM offers, please refer to the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.