Online Certificate of Completion courses use the Internet to facilitate
the learning process. These courses are conducted within
Constructionplace.com allowing you to invite team members, fellow students,
and/or our course proctor into each course.
These courses are completed on you own by completing easy input forms,
work sheets and on-line applications without the assistance of a tutor or instructor. However, limited
FREE proctor assistance is available during each course. You will
also be instructed how to add the proctor to your course.
for these online courses are expected to have experience and proficiency using
a computer, browsing the Web and sending and receiving Internet mail.
A valid e-mail address is required to register for these online courses.
requirements for access and to complete these courses are:
- Access to the
- An Internet browser
like Internet Explorer or Google Chrome;
- Computer with operating system or mobile device;
- Access to
and Adobe Reader software are needed for some courses.
- Access and connection to a printer
Special Study Courses
(Available upon special request)
Special Study Courses allow independent learning in a structured format
with or without the guidance and feedback of a proctor. Currently these
courses are only available upon special request. For a fee proposal and/or
information about our Special Study Courses
Designed for your
business needs and completed within your specified completion time. Guided
Study courses generally would include a detailed week-by-week calendar
or schedule that will guide you through reading and writing assignments.
Courses may include textbooks, a study guide, supplemental readings, and
videotape and/or audiotape cassettes with viewing/listening instructions.
Self-assessment tests and exercises are often incorporated into the course
by Constructionplace.com assess academic progress through written assignments
and proctored examinations. Proctors would be available for consultation
by telephone, e-mail or video conference.
® Examinations (Not yet available but coming
Constructionplace.com® offers various examinations that allow you
to earn college credit without taking formal courses. They are specifically
designed to let you demonstrate the college-level knowledge you have gained
through your work, personal interests or independent studies by taking
a single examination.
The tests are available
to anyone who is interested in credit-by-examination. Students at many
other colleges and universities have found wide acceptability for Constructionplace.com
® credit at their institutions. However, it is important to check
your college's policies regarding credit acceptance.
® examinations are available in courses relating to the building construction
industry, property and project management only. Each Constructionplace.com
® examination is developed by a team of mentors who teach college
courses in the subject area of the examination. Along with the exam, the
team develops a test description with information to guide student test
Learning Assessment (Not available yet but coming
Prior Learning Assessment is a flexible, efficient way of earning college
credits for college-level knowledge you have learned outside the classroom.
Constructionplace.com can help adults save countless classroom hours by
earning credits based on their knowledge. Moreover, these credit awards
are honored in transfer by many other colleges and universities throughout
all programs offered by Constructionplace.com, Prior Learning Assessment
operates on the belief that college-level learning, no matter how it is
gained, warrants consideration for credit. Therefore, nearly any area
of learning can be converted into college credit as long as it is currently
being taught at a regionally accredited college or university and you
can demonstrate your expertise in it.
portfolio is a compilation and discussion of data assembled in an approved
format to demonstrate college-level knowledge for an award of credit.
Each PLA portfolio generally represents one course. The portfolio you
submit to Constructionplace.com will serve as proof of your expertise
and the value it has in the academic world. It can include knowledge or
skills gained from a wide variety of sources, but these are some of the
more common ones used for Prior Learning Assessment:
or part-time jobs
reading and study
programs or in-service courses