Carpentry

CARP 1070 SITE LAYOUT, FOOTINGS, AND FOUNDATIONS (30-30-3)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
Introduces the concepts and practices of basic site layout, footings, and foundation construction. Students will use layout equipment for on-site laboratory practice. Topics include: zoning restrictions and codes, batter board installation, builder's level, squaring methods, footings, plot plan interpretation, materials estimation, foundation types, foundation forms, edge forms, waterproofing, soil testing and excavation.

CARP 1105 FLOOR AND WALL FRAMING (45-30-4)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
This course provides instruction in floor and wall materials and materials estimation, framing production of walls and partitions, and framing production of flooring. Emphasis is placed on practical application of skills. Topics include estimation and computation procedures, rough layouts, and layout and installation procedures.

CARP 1110 CEILING AND ROOF FRAMING COVERING (45-60-5)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
This course provides instruction in the theory and practical application of skills required to construct ceiling and roof framings and coverings. Topics include systems and materials identification, layout procedures, installation procedures, cost and materials estimation, and safety precautions.

CARP 1112 EXTERIOR FINISHES AND TRIM (30-90-5)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
Introduces materials identification, estimation, and installation procedures for exterior finish and trim materials to include window and door units. Emphasis will be placed on competency development through laboratory practice. Topics include: doors and windows, siding types, materials identification, materials estimation, and installation procedures.

CARP 1114 INTERIOR FINISHERS I  (30-60-4)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
This course introduces the procedures and methods for identifying materials, cost estimating, and installation of interior finishes and trim. Topics include materials identification; cost estimating, trim, insulation, doors, gypsum wallboard, and paneling used in finishing jobs.

CARP 1190 INTERIOR FINISHES II (15-30-2)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
Introduces finish floor coverings for residential construction projects. Emphasis will be placed on identification, estimation and installation of various types of hard and soft floor coverings. This course introduces design, construction and installation of fireplace trim. The course also introduces locating and installing cabinets and millwork. Topics include: identification of flooring materials, flooring estimation procedures, flooring installation procedures, fireplace trim, cabinets and millwork.

CARP 1260 STAIRS (15-90-4)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
Provides fundamental instruction in the layout, construction, and installation of various stair types. Topics include: identification of stair types, identification of stair components, riser and tread calculation, stringer layout, and fabrication and installation procedures.

CARP 1310 DOORS AND DOOR HARDWARE (15-30-2)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
Provides instruction in the identification and installation of a variety of doors, frames, and door hardware for commercial construction applications. Topics include: door types, door hardware, thresholds, weather-stripping, and overhead doors.

CARP 1320 SITE DEVELOPMENT, CONCRETE FORMING, AND RIGGING AND REINFORCEMENT (30-60-4)
Prerequisite: COFC 1020, COFC 1030, COFC 1050
This course provides instruction in the development of construction sites with an emphasis on surveying, materials and processes for concrete forming and usage, and the various methods and materials used in the handling and rigging of steel components.