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Carpentry
Core and Sustainable Construction IC002X0
This course covers the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Core certification modules required for all of the NCCER curriculum-area programs, and an additional Green module. The course content includes: basic safety, introduction to construction math, introduction to hand tools, introduction to power tools, introduction to blueprints, material handling, basic communication skills, and basic employability skills, and Your Role in the Green Environment. The additional Green module has been added to provide students with instruction in the green environment, green construction practices, and green building rating systems. Also it will help students better understand their personal impacts on the environment and make them more aware of how to reduce their carbon footprint. English Language Arts and Mathematics are reinforced. This course helps prepare students for additional National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Core certification.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
Carpentry I IC212X0
This course covers basic carpentry terminology and develops technical aspects of carpentry with emphasis on development of introductory skills. The course content includes: Understand Orientation to the Trade, Building Materials, Fasteners and Adhesives, Hand and Powertools, Reading Plans and Elevations, Introduction to Concrete, Reinforcing Materials, Forms, Floor Systems, Wall and Ceiling Framing Procedures, Basic Stair Layout. English language arts and mathematics are reinforced. This course helps prepare students for National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12
PREREQUISITE: IC002X0 - Core and Sustainable Construction
Carpentry II IC222X0
Geometry is recommended as preparation for this course.
This course covers additional technical aspects of carpentry with emphasis on development of intermediate skills. The course content includes:Roof Framing, Roofing Applications, Thermal and Moisture Protection, Intro to Weatherization, Windows and Exterior Doors, Exterior Finishing. English language arts and mathematics are reinforced. This course helps prepare students for National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification. Geometry is recommended as preparation for this course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12
PREREQUISITE: IC212X0 - Carpentry I
Carpentry III IC232X0
Geometry is recommended as preparation for this course.
This course develops advanced technical aspects of carpentry with emphasis on development of skills. The course content includes Commercial Drawing, Drywall Finishing, Door and Door Hardware, Windows, Door, Floor and Ceiling Trim, Cold Formed Steel Framing and Drywall Installations. English language arts and mathematics are reinforced. This course helps prepare students for National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification. Geometry is recommended as preparation for this course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12
PREREQUISITE: IC222X0 - Carpentry II