Framing Carpenter (460201)  Technical Certificate of Credit

Campus Locations: Moultrie (Industrial Drive) , Colquitt County High School

The Framing Carpenter Technical Certificate of Credit prepares students for employment as framing carpenters. Program graduates are trained in the use of hand and power tools, materials, blueprint reading, and floor, wall, ceiling and roof framing.

*Completed in the Certified Construction Worker technical certificate of credit program.

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will install gypsum board on vertical surfaces.
• Students will frame a wall system from a framing plan and specifications.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Framing Carpenter, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 11 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.

Books: $500.00
Fees: $309.00
Tuition: $623.00
Total: $1,432.00
Books: $250.00
Fees: $324.00
Tuition: $356.00
Total: $930.00
Curriculum Outline (11 hours)
1: Occupational Courses (11 Hours) 11
CARP 1070

3.00 Credit Hours Pre/Co-Requisite(s): Provisional Admission Introduces the concepts and practices of basic site layout, footings, and foundation construction. Students will use layout equipment for laboratory and field practice. Topics include: zoning regulations and building codes, plot plan interpretation, the nature of concrete, building layout, squaring methods, batter board installation, footings, foundation types, foundation forms, edge forms, and materials estimation.

CARP 1105

4.00 Credit Hours Pre/Co-Requisite(s): Provisional Admission This course provides instruction in framing materials and estimation, and framing production of floors, walls, and stairs. Emphasis is placed on practical application of skills. Topics include estimation and computation procedures, rough layouts, and layout and installation procedures.

CARP 1110

5.00 Credit Hours Pre/Co-Requisite(s): Provisional Admission This course provides instruction in the theory and practical application of skills required to construct ceiling and roof framing. Topics include systems and materials identification, layout procedures, installation procedures, cost and materials estimation, and safety precautions.

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