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: 2 Semesters Minimum)

Students must complete COFC 1020, COFC 1030, 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

1st SEMESTER
11 Hours

COFC 1020 Professional Tool Use & Safety

COFC 1030 Materials and Fasteners

COFC 1050 Const. Print Reading Fund

CARP 1070 Site Layout Footing &Foundation

2nd SEMESTER
9 Hours

CARP 1105 Floor and Wall Framing

CARP 1110 Ceiling & Roof Framing Covering



20 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION

See Program Advisor regarding evening schedule.