Building & Construction Certificate

Develop the Skills You Need for a Productive Career in Construction

The Introduction to Building and Construction Trades Certificate of Completion will prepare you to meet the application requirements for entry into construction-related apprenticeship programs and entry level construction positions in the public and private sector. State approval code #37822.

Building & Construction Trades Certificate of Completion

Required Course:
VOC ED 252CE Exploration of Construction & Maintenance Careers

Choose One (1) Course from Below
VOC ED 096CE Blueprints for Workplace Success
ESL NC 012CE Vocational ESL II

Want a job at Los Angeles International Airport?

The HireLAX program, a collaboration partnering Los Angeles Southwest College with Los Angeles World Airports, and Parsons Corporation, teaches students the skills they need to succeed in construction builds, and have a position at the world-renown LAX upon complete the certificate program. This eight-week program prepares students to have an in-demand, high-paying construction career while building their confidence for a bright future.

Continuing Education Division

Office Location

Student Services Education Center, Room 110A


Laura Perez, Dean of Continuing Education
Phone: (323) 241-5281
LASC Employee Directory