imagen-Construction Technician

Program / Construction Technician

Is taught in: CECyT 1 | CECyT 11 | CECyT 19 | CECyT 4 | CECyT 7


With a service mindset, civic and ethical values, and a commitment to work and professional interaction in the building of architectural spaces and civil works, leading career develops highly qualified and competitive construction technicians at national and worldwide level.

Candidate's Profile


  • Basic hardware y software skills: Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, database).
  • Oral and written communication.
  • Algebra, geometry and trigonometry.
  • Philosophy.
  • English.
  • Biology.
  • Critical thinking.
  • History of Contemporary Mexico.
  • Personal development.


  • Analytical and judgmental thinking.
  • Rational thinking.
  • Administrative management skills.
  • Creative application in all endeavors.
  • Handling of software and hardware for computers used in the construction zone.
  • Appropriate use of both oral and written language.


  • Participate in local, regional, national, and international affairs with civic and ethical consciousness.
  • Display moral and civic virtues.
  • A readiness to work.
  • Upholds a respectful attitude toward diversity in views, values, ideas, and social behaviors as well as interculturality.
  • Makes a significant contribution to sustainable development through ethical behavior.
  • A suitable personal appearance.
  • Continues to treat interculturality with respect and responsibility.
  • Effectively participates and collaborates in varied teams.

Graduate's profile

Generic Competences

  • Utilizes administrative practices for the coordination of a project in an executive housing project that is socially and environmentally sustainable.
  • Using specialist software, creates architectural, structural, finishing, installation, and complimentary element plans in accordance with current laws in a social and sustainable environment.

Disciplinary Competences

  • Know and value one’s self and address issues and challenges considering the aim to reach.
  • Appreciate, interpret and reflect the art.
  • Choose and practise healthy life styles.
  • Listen, interpret and transmit relevant messages using different means, codes and suitable tools.
  • Develop innovations and give solutions to issues using stablished methods.
  • Support a personal position about relevant topics, considering different points of view with critic and reflexion.
  • Learn of one’s own accord and interest.
  • Participate effectively within groups.
  • Participate with a civic and ethical conscious in his/her community, region, country and the world.
  • Respect the interculturality, beliefs, values, ideals and social practices.
  • Contribute to sustainable development with criterion and responsible actions.

Professional Competences

  • Monitor existing materials in the house building industry, according to the specific properties and standards in a social context.
  • Apply systems and construction procedures of rough construction on the elements comprising the construction of housing to the current regulations.
  • Apply the techniques and standards of hygiene and safety to reduce working risks in the construction industry in a social context.
  • Manage the necessary arrangements for housing construction by applying complementary regulations and standard techniques in a social context
  • Develop architectural plans, with a drawing software, according to current regulations, in a social context.
  • Solve topographic problems considering the physical characteristics of the site with the existing methodology and technology in a social context.
  • Develop plans for residential basic housing facilities by applying the regulations in a social context.
  • Manage the technical, legal and administrative procedures for the creation of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) committed to the field of construction in a social context.
  • Monitor systems as well as mechanized and prefabricated construction procedures used in large buildings in a context according to the current.

Academic Requirements

The candidate must meet the standards stipulated by the assignment contest of the Metropolitan Commission of Public Institutions of Higher Middle Education in order to enroll in the Higher Middle Level of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) (COMIPEMS). The student must finish the enrolling process as outlined in the call for applications after the results are released. Please visit the following website for further details:

Curriculum Map

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