2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Aug 06, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog

CBT 100 - Basic Carpentry I


Description: Introduction to carpentry safety, hand and power tool operation, blueprint reading, materials, and layout. Hands-on experience in cutting, fastening, footings, framing, assembly, door/window installation, flooring, and finishing.

Credits: 8
Lecture: 1
Lab: 14

Course Content:
  1. Safety
  2. Employer expectations
  3. Hand and power tools
  4. Plans, specifications, and codes
  5. Measuring and layout
  6. Concrete/masonry
  7. Cutting and shaping
  8. Assembling and fastening components
  9. Floor layout and installation
  10. Wall and ceiling framing
  11. Roof framing and finish
  12. Window framing
  13. Interior wall and ceiling

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Demonstrate safe operations with all materials, tools, and equipment. (1-13)
  2. Practice expected employer behaviors for dress, punctuality, and work ethic. (1,2)
  3. Use appropriate personal protective equipment. (1-3,6,7,10,11,13)
  4. Evaluate and apply construction drawings/plans. (1,4-6,9-13)
  5. Demonstrate accurate use of precision measuring instruments. (1,4,5,7,8)
  6. Construct foundations, walls, and footings (1,3-6,10)
  7. Identify and shape construction stock materials. (1-8)
  8. Identify and apply mechanical fasteners to construction materials. (1,2,8)
  9. Assemble, construct, and layout floor systems. (1-7,9)
  10. Demonstrate layout and assemblage of framing walls, ceilings, roofs. (1-5,7,8,10-13)
  11. Install door and window frames. (1-5,7,8,10,12,13)

Required Assessment:
Skills Assessment