Foundations of Construction

CERT - Occupational Certificate

This program provides inmates of the Arizona State Prison Complex Yuma with essential entry-level employment skills to enable them to find employment after their release from prison.

Program Purpose

This program is part of the contract with the Arizona Department of Corrections and offers inmates of the Arizona State Prison Complex Yuma the opportunity to obtain a vocational certificate.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe equipment, theory, techniques, and related construction standards.
  • Demonstrate the critical thinking skills required to make well-informed, well-considered decisions.
  • Utilizing and applying evaluation information in relation to values.
  • Explain and demonstrate the use of appropriate personal protective equipment, demonstrate and explain general hand- and power-tool safety guidelines.