Description of Carpentry and Construction Courses
There's something very satisfying about using tools and the skills of your hands to turn raw lumber into homes and businesses. Your first day on the site, there's just a foundation in the ground. When you pack up your tools at the end of each day, you can see your contribution toward a home or building that someone can move into and be proud of.
Wherever construction goes on, skilled carpenters are in demand. With carpentry and construction courses from Triangle Tech, you can gain the skills you need to become one of those essential construction experts.
In our carpentry and construction program, you'll learn modern construction methods along with age–old traditions of craftsmanship. We'll train you to become a carpenter with the potential to get a great job and build a bright future for yourself.
Graduates earn an Associate Degree in Specialized Technology (AST Degree).
Carpentry and Construction Curriculum Highlights
- Tools and Safety
- Blueprint Reading
- Construction Sitework
- Floor Framing
- Wall Framing
- Roof Framing
- Drywall Installation and Finish
- Interior Millwork
- Cost Estimating
- Construction Contracts
- Construction Remodeling
- Cabinet Making
- Related Trades
- Stair Construction
- Exterior Finishes
- Roofing Techniques
Carpentry and Construction Employment Opportunities
With the technical skills they’ve learned at Triangle Tech, graduates are prepared for employment as entry–level carpentry and construction technicians, working in residential or commercial construction.
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