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The Carpentry program prepares you for a career as a carpenter in residential and commercial construction. In this program you will also study the concept of green building. Green building is a growing trend among home builders nationwide and incorporates a whole building design approach into every phase of the building process, including design, construction, energy, water efficiency, lot development, resource efficient building design to enhance the well-being of occupants, and to minimize negative impacts on the community and natural environment.
Students interested in this program should like to work outdoors, have an interest in doing hands-on work with common building materials, possess good problem solving skills, have strong math skills, and have a healthy work ethic. Most importantly, students should have the desire to learn and expand their knowledge of the construction industry.
|COURSE #||COURSE TITLE||CREDITS|
|Tool Safety, Construction Terms & Materials||2|
|Floor and Wall Framing||4|
|Exterior Finishing Wall & Roof Covering||2|
|Site Layout, Foundations & Blueprint Reading||4|
|CRPT 2271||Construction Drafting & Design||2|
|Deck & Porch Construction||2|
|Interior Finish & Staircase Construction||3|
|Construction Business Management||2|
Updated: si 7/1/13