College of the Extended University

Utility Planner Certification Program Courses

Core Course Curriculum

Students must complete both UPC 100 and UPC 101

UPC 100: Introduction to Utility Planning I UPC 101: Introduction to Utility Planning II*
Week 1 - Introduction to Utility Planning Week 1 - Right-of-Way
Week 2 - Rules, Rates, & Tariffs Week 2 - Work Order, Circuit, & Facility Mapping Symbols
Week 3 - Basic Electric Theory 1 Week 3 - Basics of Underground Construction
Week 4 - Basic Electric Theory 2 Week 4 - Basics of Overhead Construction
Week 5 - Customer Service Week 5 - Basic Residential & Commercial Design
Week 6 - Meter Spotting Week 6 - Transmission & Grid Overview
Week 7 - Final Test and Capstone Activity Week 7 - Final Test and Capstone Activity
*Prerequisite: Introduction to Utility Planning I must be completed prior to taking Introduction to Utility Planning II.
*Core courses must be taken consecutively


If the course reflects that all seats are currently filled, and you would like to be placed on the waitlist for the next available section, please contact the CEU Registration office at (909) 869-2288 or ceuinfo@cpp.edu requesting to have your name added.  As information about the next section becomes available, CEU will provide you with an update and details.


Introduction to Utility Planning I
Register Course Code Hours CEUs Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
UPC100 28 2.8

Cal Poly Pomona - $1,345

Valencia - $1545

 
Introduction to Utility Planning II
Register Course Code Hours CEUs Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
UPC101 28 2.8

Cal Poly Pomona - $1345

Valencia - $1545


Elective Class Information:

Students must complete one (1) of the elective classes from the list below:

Elective Course Length Credits Fee
Project Management (CAPM) 6 weeks 2.4 CEUs $950.00 for 6 weeks
Construction Management 10 weeks 2.5 CEUs $425.00 for 10 weeks
AutoCAD 7 weeks 2.8 CEUs $1,195.00 for 7 weeks

Introduction to Computer-Aided-Design
Register Course Code Hours CEUs Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
CAD100 28 2.8 $1,195  
Introduction to Project Management (CAPM)
Register Course Code Hours CEUs Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
PMP100 24 2.4 $950

Other Elective Courses

Construction management courses are offered weekday evenings

The Negotiation
Register Course Code Hours CEU's Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
CMC120 25 2.5

$425.00

 
C.P.M Scheduling
Register Course Code Hours CEU's Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
CMC150 25 2.5 $425.00