Carpentry: Core Skills

This course provides instruction related to the core skills used by carpenters in residential and commercial settings. Topics include safety, hand/power tool use, site preparation, measurement and layout, footings and foundations, construction framing, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to construct, erect, install, or repair structures and fixtures made of wood, such as concrete forms; building frameworks, including partitions, joists, studding, and rafters; wood stairways, window and door frames, and hardwood floors.

Minimum Number of Students: 

5

Contact Info: 

Kimberly Ealey-Jordan at Kimberly_EaleyJordan@davidsonccc.edu or 336-249-8186 ext. 6866 or Carolyn Davis at cddavis@davidsonccc.edu or 336-249-8186 ext. 6331

Course Offerings: 

Course Code: 

CAR 3108-1

Cost: 

$236.25

Hours: 

126

Location: 

Thomasville Education Center

Date: 

March 5, 2018 - May 15, 2018

Days: 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday

Time: 

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (M, T, W) & 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (S)

Notes: 

This class meets 5 Saturdays. 3/17, 3/24, 4/7, 4/21, & 5/5. Class is held at the DCCC Thomasville Education Center at 305 Randolph Street. 2 Required Textbooks: Carpentry Level I Trainee Guide. •ISBN-13: 978-0-13-340380-0 and Tools for Success Workbook, 3rd Edition • ISBN-10: 0-13-610649-8. Approxitmately $125.00

Course Code: 

CAR 3108-1

Cost: 

$236.25

Hours: 

120

Location: 

Thomasville Education Center

Date: 

April 3, 2018 - May 31, 2018

Days: 

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday face to face, Monday - Sunday online

Time: 

6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. & 8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Notes: 

No class 5/26/18. 2 Required Textbooks: Carpentry Level I Trainee Guide. • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-340380-0 and Tools for Success Workbook, 3rd Edition • ISBN-10: 0-13-610649-8. Approxitmately $125.00. 105 hours are face to face and 15 hours online.