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Carpentry Technology Program

Carpentry Technology

 

The Carpentry Technology program provides the basic entry-level skills in the construction of buildings. Skilled carpenters are required in areas of new building construction, repair, and alteration of buildings. The program provides an introduction into the sustainable and green construction methods and materials, while offering instruction in the states building codes for energy efficiency. This program also enhances the graduates’ entry into the carpenters apprenticeship program.

 

 

Carpentry Technology Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs)

  • Read and understand blueprints sufficiently to use them to plan a project.

  • Select materials properly for a given project.

  • Maintain and care for the tools required in the carpentry industry.

  • Know and utilize Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and State safety regulations to minimize risk and protect self and others.

  • Communicate successfully orally and in writing using computer technology.

  • Understand and demonstrate the craftsmanship standards of dependability, punctuality, and quality.

Program Admission Requirements:

1) Placement in ENG 21 or higher and qualified for MATH 50 or higher; 2) approval of instructor.

 

Certificate of Achievement: 53 credits


Gainful Employment Disclosure information for the Carpentry CA program

CARP 20B Introduction to Carpentry I 3
CARP 20C Introduction to Carpentry II 8
CARP 22B Concrete Forms I 5
CARP 22C Concrete Forms II 6
CARP 41B Rough Framing and Exterior Finish I 6
CARP 41C Rough Framing and Exterior Finish II 5
CARP 42B Finishing I 6
CARP 42C Finishing II 5
BLPR 22 Blueprint Reading 3
BLPR 40 Advanced Blueprint Reading and Estimates 3

Thinking, Reasoning/Mathematics 3
MATH 50 Technical Mathematics (3)

TOTAL 53

 

Associate in Applied Science Degree: 67 credits

 

CARP 20B Introduction to Carpentry I 3
CARP 20C Introduction to Carpentry II 8
CARP 22B Concrete Forms I 5
CARP 22C Concrete Forms II 6
CARP 41B Rough Framing and Exterior Finish I 6
CARP 41C Rough Framing and Exterior Finish II 5
CARP 42B Finishing I 6
CARP 42C Finishing II 5
BLPR 22 Blueprint Reading 3
BLPR 40 Advanced Blueprint Reading and Estimates 3
WELD 17 General Welding 2

Communication (One of the following) 3
BUS 130; ENG 21, ENG 22, ENG 100, ENG 106; SP 20, SP 151, SP 231

Cultural Environment (One of the following) 3
See Core Options list

Natural Environment 3
PHYS 101 Career and Technical Education Physics (3)

Social Environment (One of the following) 3
See Core Options list

Thinking, Reasoning/Mathematics 3
MATH 50 Technical Mathematics (3)


TOTAL 67


 

 

 

 
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