O.E.C., Carpentry, Basic

Occupational Endorsement

The occupational endorsement in basic carpentry is the beginning for both a career in the construction industry and pursuing a certificate and degree in construction trades technology. Training consists of basic construction safety, introduction to hand and power tools, construction mathematics, floor systems, roof framing, and window and exterior door installation. Students develop a basic understanding of how to communicate, understand, anticipate and complete the work on a construction job site. Applicants must be 16 years old to be admitted.

Minimum Requirements for Basic Carpentry Occupational Endorsement: 14.5 credits

College of Rural Community Development