CPT 100 - Introduction to Carpentry

Course Description

Classroom instruction includes the proper use of measuring tools, applying blueprint interpretation and using mathematical skills needed for carpentry applications. Lab instruction includes proper use of hand and power tools, layout procedures, building materials application and rough framing. A review of basic math and measurement is covered at the onset of the course. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to: Cite safety precautions for carpentry work. Demonstrate hand and power tools associated with carpentry and their practical applications. Select materials and supplies. Utilize measurement tools correctly and accurately. Building rough frame structures. Read blueprints relevant to basic carpentry.

Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 2

Course Prerequisites: Prereq: Department approval