Basic Carpentry (CAR-140)

Course Description

This course covers the basic construction of wood structures, and installation, maintenance, and repair of the many components within these structures. Topics include safe use of tools, implementation of standard practices, appropriate use of materials, and installation/repair of components such as doors, windows, roofing, and siding. Upon completion, students should be able to construct, install/repair wooden structures and components using appropriate tools, materials and standard practices from the carpentry trade.


Classroom Hours: 2

Lab/Shop Hours: 6

Clinical Hours: 0

Work Experience Hours: 0