Construction Management

New Jersey Uniform Construction Code Courses

Atlantic Cape Community College and the Department of Community Affairs will offer Uniform Construction Code (UCC) classes for the spring semester. The courses focus on technical needs for contractors, estimators, architects, engineers and government officials, as they relate to the design, construction and maintenance of building structures. These classes are for general contractors who are looking to advance their careers and become New Jersey State Inspectors for local municipalities. Courses must be taken in the proper sequence (R.C.S.-I.C.S.-H.H.S.) Licensing questions and licensing application packet requests should be directed to the Licensing Unit at 609-984-7834 or

Students must purchase all required textbooks, including the Uniform Construction Code Act and Regulations (blue book). Books can be ordered from the Department of Community Affairs at 609-984-0040.

Construction Official

This course introduces inspectors and sub code officials to the role of the construction official. Topics will include office organization, purpose and fundamentals of code enforcement, procedures for processing cases, administrative hearings, records maintenance and housing maintenance. (4.5 CEUs)

CONS-122 (45 Hours)
Fee: $449 (Text required at additional cost)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Jan. 24, 2018
    (Ending March 14, 2018)
    6-9 p.m.

Building I.C.S.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Building Inspector R.C.S. course.

This 75-hour program provides students with the educational information on building code requirements for medium-sized industrial and commercial structures. It will cover building construction, foundation design, wood and steel frame construction, fire resistance rating, requirements for building sub code, testing materials and uniform construction code. (7.5 CEUs)

CONS-203 (75 Hours)
Fee: $749 (Text required at additional cost)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Jan. 30, 2018
    (Ending April 19)
    6-9 p.m.

Fire Protection H.H.S.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Fire Protection I.C.S. course.

This 60-hour course is designed to provide students with the technical knowledge and educational experience required by the state for licensure under the Uniform Construction Code. Topics covered include: plan review of Class I structures, fire protection system design and plan review, code requirements for active and passive fire suppression systems, fire protection testing methods and required reports. (6.0 CEUs)

CONS-302 (60 Hours)
Fee: $599 (Text required at additional cost)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Beginning Feb. 12, 2018 (Ending March 19, 2018)
    6-9 p.m. (Mondays & Wednesdays) and
    8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Saturdays)