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Carpentry

Hours:80.00
CEUs:8.00
Fee: $1,595.00  

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Course Description

Are you at your best when you have your hands on a hammer or a saw? If so, this program will teach you the basic skills you need to get a job as a residential carpenter. You will explore what it is like to work in construction, learn the basic math you will use on the jobsite, and find out how to read a blueprint. In addition, you will learn how to use both hand and power tools effectively and safely, and discover how to construct a home from the floor to the roof. Finally, you will put your skills to use in three hands-on workshop projects. By the time you are done, you will be ready for an entry-level position in the construction industry.

Upon completing this program, you will:

  • Understand the basics of residential construction.
  • Be able to do job-related math.
  • Know the basic rules of residential construction safety.
  • Recognize and be able to use construction tools.
  • Be prepared for an entry-level job in construction.
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