Carpentry – Residential

Diploma Program
CA22

Program Description
The carpentry diploma is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in the carpentry industry. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of carpentry theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a carpentry diploma and have the qualifications of an entry-level residential carpenter. (Program Length: 6 Semesters minimum)

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

Employment Opportunities
Framing carpenter, finish carpenter, roofer, siding installer, lead carpenter

1st SEMESTER
12 Hours

COFC 1000 Safety

COFC 1011 Overview of Build Const. Practices

COFC 1020 Professional Tool Use & Safety

COFC 1030 Materials and Fasteners

COFC 1050 Const. Print Reading Fund

2nd SEMESTER
6 Hours

CARP 1070 Site Layout Footings & Foundation

ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I


3rd SEMESTER
13 Hours

CARP 1105 Floor and Wall Framing

CARP 1114 Interior Finishes I

MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics

EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev

4th SEMESTER
5 Hours

CARP 1110 Ceiling & Roof Framing Covering


5th SEMESTER
5 Hours

CARP 1112 Exterior Finishes and Trim

6th SEMESTER
6 Hours

CARP 1260 Stairs

CARP 1190 Interior Finishes II



47 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION

The First Year Experience course (FYES 1000) is required for students entering in this program with less than 30 semester hours of college credit.

Gainful Employment