Construction/Carpentry

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Construction/Carpentry                                                                    Grades 10-12

Instructor: David Ladner                                                                  2 Credits per year

Year I Enrollment Requirements:  A student must:

  • complete a Career Tech Center application.
  • not have a NC for Year I.
  • have a 70 final average or higher in Year I.
  • must score 55% or higher on Year I MS-CPAS2 test.
  • have good school attendance.
  • have a lack of discipline referrals.
  • be approved by Career Tech Administration.

The Construction (Year 1) course introduces students to fundamentals of construction safety, tools, math, and blueprint reading and basic carpentry, electrical, masonry, and plumbing skills. Students must complete NCCER core certifications, and are expected to complete introduction to Masonry, introduction to Electrical, and introduction to Plumbing certifications.

Year II CTC Enrollment Requirements:  A student must:

  • complete a Career Tech Center application.
  • not have a NC for Year I.
  • have a 70 final average or higher in Year I.
  • must score 55% or higher on Year I MS-CPAS2 test.
  • have good school attendance.
  • have a lack of discipline referrals.
  • be approved by Career Tech Administration.

The Carpentry (Year II) course consists of Safety; an in-depth study of foundations; wall and ceiling framing; room framing; windows and doors; and stair layout. Students are expected to complete NCCER level 1 Carpentry Certifications.

National Center for Construction Education Research (NCCER)

Construction/Carpentry is associated with the Skills USA student organization.

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