Building Inspection Technology


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Building Inspection Technology


A.S. Building Inspection Technology

Certificate of Achievement

Building Inspection Technology Program Disclosure

Program Description

This CRC program has been developed to prepare individuals for employment in building inspection.

Graduates may be employed by contractors, government agencies, architects, finance companies and developers.

A wide variety of employment opportunities exist in the fast-growing construction industry in the Sacramento Valley.

Career Opportunities

  • Building Inspector
  • Plan Checker
  • Construction
  • Supervisor
  • Foreman
  • Construction Management
  • Government Building Official

Some Career Opportunities may require more than two years of college study. Classes beyond the associate degree may be required to fulfill some Career Opportunities or for preparation for transfer to a university program.


  • Field trips to a variety of construction sites to study inspection technologies and code interpretations (instructor option)
  • Association with instructors who are county and city building officials and inspectors

Note to Transfer Students:
If you are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this major, it is critical that you meet with a CRC counselor to select and plan the courses for your major. Schools vary widely in terms of the required preparation. The courses that CRC requires for an associate’s degree in this major may be different from the requirements needed for the bachelor’s degree.

For information about the student learning outcomes for this program, see