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Apprenticeship: Surveying (ASV)

​​Division of Business and Career Technical Education
​​Dean:​
Elizabeth Arteaga​
Location:U-83
Phone:(714) 628-4883

The Associate of Science degree and Certificate of Achievement in Apprenticeship Surveying Chainman prepare students for a career in surveying and provide the related and supplemental instruction required for apprentice surveyors. Successful completion leads to journeyworker certification. Employers include land surveying and civil engineering firms, and general construction contractors throughout Southern California. Those interested should contact the Southern California Surveying Apprenticeship Committee and the Apprenticeship Office at Santiago Canyon College.

The Associate of Science degree and Certificate of Achievement in Apprenticeship Surveying Chief of Party prepare students for career advancement in surveying. If combined with appropriate field experience, completion of the program may lead to employment as party chief and eventually to professional California state licensing as a land surveyor. The Chief of Party leads the work of a survey party in surveying Earth’s surface to determine precise locations and measurements. They are responsible for checking the accuracy of the survey party’s work, making accurate measurements, and solving survey problems. Those interested should contact the Southern California Surveying Apprenticeship Committee and the Apprenticeship Office at Santiago Canyon College.