Carpentry

The Carpentry curriculum is designed to train students to construct residential structures using standard building materials and hand and power tools. Carpentry skills and a general knowledge of residential construction will also be taught. Course work includes footings and foundations, framing, interior and exterior trim, cabinetry, blueprint reading, residential planning and estimating, and other related topics. Students will develop skills through hands-on participation. Graduates should qualify for employment in the residential building construction field as rough carpenters, framing carpenters, roofers, maintenance carpenters and other related job title.

Program Details

Carpentry Diploma (D35180)

General Education Courses

Course Number Course Name Semester Hour Credits
ENG 101 Applied Communications I 3
MAT 110 Math Measurement and Literacy 3

Major Courses

Course Number Course Name Semester Hour Credits
BPR 130 Print Reading/Const. 3
CAR 111 Carpentry I 8
CAR 112 Carpentry II 8
CAR 113 Carpentry III 6
CAR 114 Residential Building Codes 3
CAR 115 Resid. Planning/Estimating 3
SST 140 Green Building and Design Concepts 3

Total Credits: ……………………………………………40

Fall
Semester I
Spring
Semester I
Summer
Semester I
CAR 111
BPR 130
MAT 110
SST 140
CAR 112
CAR 115
ENG 101
CAR 113
CAR 114

Carpentry Certificate (C35180)

Major Courses

Course Number Course Name Semester Hour Credits
BPR 130 Print Reading/Const. 3
CAR 111 Carpentry I 8
CAR 114 Residential Building Codes 3
CAR 115 Resid. Planning/Estimating 3

Total Credits: ……………………………………………17

Fall
Semester I
Spring
Semester I
Summer
Semester I
BPR 130
CAR 111
CAR 115 CAR 114