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Property Maintenance Specialist

(H79) Certificate

This program will provide the student with skills to perform general maintenance and repair of buildings, apartments and homes.

Work and Employment

General maintenance mechanics often do a variety of tasks in a single day, generally at a number of different locations in a building, or in several buildings. They inspect and diagnose problems and plan how work will be done, often checking blueprints, repair manuals and parts catalogs. Typical duties include replacing faulty electrical switches, repairing air conditioning motors, and installing water lines.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Counseling Office, 815/835-6208; Larry Sileven, Assistant Professor of Industrial Technology, 815/835-6221.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on 2016-17 tuition and fee rates and the course fees in the Class Schedule for the required number 30 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition $3,330.00 $9,600.00 $10,410.00
Fees $350.00 $350.00 $350.00
Course Fees * $264.00 * $264.00 * $264.00
Total Tuition and Fees $3,944.00 $10,214.00 $11,024.00

* Note: Course fees may vary depending upon the classes that a student completes within an academic program. The course fee above is only an estimation and represents the maximum course fees possible; it is likely that course fees will be lower than the estimation above.