Framing Carpenter

Certificate Program
FC71

Program Description
The framing carpenter technical certificate is intended to prepare individuals for employment as framers. Program completers are trained in the use of hand and power tools, materials, blueprint reading, floor, wall, ceiling and roof framing. Technical courses apply to the diploma program in carpentry. This certificate does not qualify for financial aid as it does not meet minimum hour requirements. Prerequisites: Students must have a basic set of carpentry tools. (Program Length: 1 Semester Minimum)

Students must complete COFC 1020, and COFC 1050 prior to attempting the courses in the framing carpenter certificate program.

Some courses in this program of study may be subject to a livework and/or supply reimbursement charge.

Employment Opportunities
Carpentry helper, carpenter, framer, lay-out and lead carpenter


COURSE TITLE NUMBER CREDITS
Essential Technical Courses

 

11

Site Layout, Footings and Foundations

CARP 1070

3

Floor Wall and Stair Framing

CARP 1105

4

Ceiling and Roof Framing and Covering

CARP 1110

4

 

Total Hours

11

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, COFC 1020, COFC 1050, and CARP 1070