1038-Carpentry: Level 1

Building Construction

1038- Carpentry Level 1

COURSE CONTENT: Topical areas of study include-
Orientation to Trade
Building Materials, Fasteners, and Adhesives
Hand and Power Tools
Introduction to Power Tools
Introduction to Construction Drawings, Specifications, and Layout
Floor Systems
Wall Systems
Ceiling Joist and Roof Framing
Introduction to Building Envelope Systems
Basic Stair Layout

Carpentry Level 1

PROGRAM: Building Construction
TIMES OFFERED: Day, Evening, Weekend
JOB PLACEMENT OFFERED: Job Placement Services

Minority Contractors Collaboration (MCC) provides training in carpentry. NCCER’s curriculum in carpentry teaches apprentices to construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures made from wood and other materials. This four-level curriculum covers content such as building materials, cabinet fabrication and advanced wall systems to successfully work in a variety of construction activities Carpentry/Carpenter program prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to lay out, cut, fabricate, erect, install, and repair wooden structures and fixtures, using hand and power tools. Includes instruction in technical mathematics, framing, construction materials and selection, job estimating, blueprint reading, foundations and roughing-in, finish carpentry techniques, and applicable codes and standards.