Introduction to Building Trades Certificate

Program Description

Many carpenters learn their trade through formal apprenticeship. Students completing the Intro to Building Trades certificate will be able to read blueprints, assist in the installation of structures such as wall and floor framing, be aware of building codes, use trade mathematics, work with different fastening methods and construction material. This certificate will be focused on residential carpentry. Students finishing this certificate will be prepared for entry-level employment in residential construction.


Suggested Courses

Course (Credit Hours):

First Semester

CA 101 Carpenter Apprentice (3)
CA 102 Carpenter Apprentice (3)
CA 103 Carpenter Apprentice (3)

Minimum total hours required for degree: 9