Carpentry Level I (235 Hours)

Carpenter with slide rule

Prepare for employment by developing or enhancing basic carpentry/cabinetmaking skills. This program provides hands-on experience and instruction from highly qualified individuals who have been certified through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER).

Training Includes:

  • Safety and communication skills on the construction site
  • Knowledge regarding power tools
  • Materials and estimation
  • Floor and wall systems
  • Ceiling joist and roof framing
  • Blueprints and building plans
  • Hands-on building opportunities

Admission Requirements:

  • High school diploma/equivalency or completion of TABE assessment with at least 8th-grade reading and math skills

Cost of Class:

  • Tuition/Registration $180
  • Text currently $135 (subject to change)
  • Optional accident insurance $1.20
  • Supply fee $30

For more information about this class, call the Avery Learning Center at 828.733.5883