Department of Engineering


The Department of Engineering offers two-year Associate of Science Degree programmes with the option to specialize in construction, electrical or mechanical engineering. The department provides individuals with theoretical, technical, vocational knowledge and skills that will lead to ease of employment and further studies in the field of the built environment and Engineering. The courses will enable the graduate to work in related areas or matriculate into a bachelor’s degree in an associated field. The department also offers a one-year programme in Electrical Installation and General Construction at Level 2 (NCTVET). All Associate degree programmes are accredited by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ) and quality checked by the Council of Community Colleges of Jamaica (CCCJ).

Head of Department (HOD): Mr. Uriel Perriel  (Email: uriel.perriel@kcc.edu.jm) 

Current Programme Offerings:

  1. Associate of Applied Science in Architectural and Construction Technology (CCCJ)
  2. Associate of Science in Construction Site Management (CCCJ)
  3. Associate of Science in Engineering (CCCJ)
  4. Electrical Installation (Level 2) – NCTVET 
  5. General Construction (Level 2) – NCTVET

Faculty Members: Messrs.: L. Brown, P. Taylor, M. Slowley, R. Thompson, K. Clarke, J. Lee

Events and Activities: None

Possible Careers:

  1. Associate Quality Engineer
  2. Civic Engineer
  3. Mechanical Engineer
  4. Project Manager
  5. Buildings and Grounds Supervisor
  6. Construction Site Supervisor
  7. Electrician
  8. Maintenance Supervisor
  9. Plant/Property Supervisor
  10. Urban Planner
  11. Land Surveyor
  12. Architect 
  13. Architectural Technologist 
  14. Real Estate Management