Contractor License Renewal

It is easier than ever to meet your Utah Department of Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL) professional development requirements with Continuing Education at Salt Lake Community College. Complete courses whenever and wherever is convenient with our online or CD courses. To register for classes please call 801-957-5200.

To fulfill DOPL requirements, you must complete a total of six hours – three core hours and three professional hours. For a complete listing of DOPL approved courses, visit their website at http://www.utah.gov/ce-public.

Courses

7 Habits of Effective Contractors

CECT 0113
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 3.0   Contractors are led through a step-by-step process of how to run their contractor practice, personal lives, employees, and organizations...

7 Habits of Highly Effective Contractor Managers

CECT 0114
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hour: 1.0   Course teaches contractor managers how to develop and apply skills for optimum leadership in their profession. Based on Dr. Stephen Covey's best-...

Building Code 101

CECT 0089
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  This presentation is a brief overview of the International Code Council and National Fire Protection Association building code adopted by the State of...

Building Energy Systems

CECT 0314
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 3.0  Course focuses on the following areas: Home Energy Construction Techniques; Cooling, Lighting, and Appliances, and, HVAC Energy Controls and...

Construction Contracts in Utah

CECT 0050
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  This course will explore several common provisions in contracts and discuss how Utah law may enhance or modify provisions. Topics include: indemnification...

Construction Insurance Issues

CECT 0030
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  This presentation will help contractors & material suppliers become familiar with what their insurance policy may or may not cover & how they can...

Construction Law Updates

CECT 0080
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  Overview of how recent changes to laws by the Utah Legislature in 2009 & how they impact Contractors' business. Review of regulation that pertain to...

Construction Meets EPA

CECT 0121
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  A Supreme Court ruling has the potential to impose heavy regulations on commercial construction. Findings by the EPA indicate greenhouse gases pose a...

Contractor Employee Relations

CECT 0312
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hours: 3.0  This course will focus on three areas of employee hiring practices including: Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Immigration Reform and Control Act, and...

Energy Management Basics

CECT 0087
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hour: 1.0  This presentation is an overview of the expansive energy management field. It explores the many functions that are loosely viewed as “energy...

EPA, Asbestos, and Lead-based Paint

CECT 0317
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hours: 3.0 Get more bang for your buck with this combo course which focuses on three areas: Lead Based Paint Basics, Introduction to Asbestos, and Construction Meets...

Focus: Achieving Your Highest Priorities

CECT 0073
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 2.0  More often than not, individuals' top priorities, especially those grounded in values, aspirations, and professional objectives, are obscured by...

Four Imperatives of Great Leaders

CECT 0075
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 3.0  Organizations that want to retain their best and brightest must have leaders who understand the radically new paradigm from which the knowledge...

Green Certifications and Ratings

CECT 0122
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  This course introduces different third-party certifications, ratings, and analysis for residential buildings. Focus is on nationally accredited programs...

Health, Safety, and OSHA Standards

CECT 0313
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hours: 3.0  This course focuses on health and safety protocols and standards including: Health and Safety (related to residential home energy systems), OSHA &...

Home Air and Water Heating

CECT 0025
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hour: 1.0  Various methods of heating air and water will be discussed.  Course sections include HVAC load and duct calculations, types of heating systems,...

IBC 2012 Part 1

CECT 0090
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hours: 1.5  This presentation discusses significant changes to the 2012 International Building Code, Chapter One through Six. Sections of the IBC covered include...

IBC 2012 Part 2

CECT 0091
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hours: 1.5 This presentation discusses significant changes to the 2012 International Building Code, Chapters Seven through Eleven. Sections of the IBC covered...

IBC 2012 Part 3

CECT 0092
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hours: 1.5  This presentation discusses significant changes to the 2012 International Building Code, Chapters Twelve through Thirty Four. Sections of the IBC covered...

IMC/IFGC:Mech/Fire/Gas Codes

CECT 0110
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hours: 1.5  Learn about the updates of the 2012 International Mechanical Code (IMC) and the International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC), adopted July 1, 203 by the State of...

Improving the Building Envelope

CECT 0315
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 3.0  Course focuses on the following areas: Air Leakage; Energy and the Building Shell; and Insulations, Windows and Doors.

Insurance 101

CECT 0034
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  This course analyzes insurance coverage, exclusions, and how to reduce the costs associated with liability insurance.  Workers’ compensation insurance...

Intellectual Property & Copyright

CECT 0112
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  Review of intellectual property aspects & issues involved in the engineering and construction industry. Understand how to copyright-protect your...

Introduction to Asbestos

CECT 0012
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0 Acquire an understanding of where asbestos comes from, how it is used in industry, its negative health effects, and where it is found in everyday...

Lead Based Paint Basics

CECT 0011
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0 Lead causes a long list of health issues. This presentation will give updates on the latest RRP industry information and how it may impact various...

Legal System 101: Know Your Terms

CECT 0039
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  This course provides an overview of the U.S. legal system including the history, background, and context of the system. Participants will use what they...

Litigating Construction Cases

CECT 0040
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  Litigation in construction cases is the focus of the lecture. The pros & cons of alternative dispute resolution and the expense associated with...

Mechanics' Liens in Utah

CECT 0020
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  Overview of mechanics' lien laws to help contractors & suppliers become more familiar with current laws in Utah. Students will learn the steps they...

Patent Protection Basics

CECT 0111
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  Learn the basics of patent law and how to obtain or interface with patent protection. Class offers step-by-step approach to patent your engineering method...

Profitability or Bust

CECT 0124
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hour: 1.0  Job costing is important to contractors to prepare estimates, run and manage job,; forecast jobs and support for claims, and change orders. The...

Solar PV and the Green-Market Potential

CECT 0318
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 3.0 Increase your knowledge of Basic Solar Photovoltaic, Solar PV Module Placement, and Greening the Workforce

Speed of Trust in Business

CECT 0074
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 3.0 One reason for employee disengagement is a lack of trust. When employees fail to meet expectations, leaders are challenged to determine how much...

Stix and Brix to Dollars and Sense

CECT 0125
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 2.0  Business can be easier than we make it. This class will focus on the how to's of transitioning from trade specifics to business specifics. If you...

The New Face of Marketing

CECT 0120
Utah DOPL Approved Professional Education Hours: 2.5 From face-to-face to Facebook, the marketing landscape continues to evolve. Old school or new school, the objective remains the same–to send the...

Workers' Compensation Issues

CECT 0033
Utah DOPL Approved Core Education Hour: 1.0  In this presentation, issues concerning Experience Modification will be discussed in detail. Specific issues covered include the definition,...