Carpentry – Level 4
165 Hours Standardized
27401-14 Site Layout One: Differential Leveling (20 Hours)
Covers the equipment, principles, and methods used to perform distance measurement and leveling. Also covers the layout responsibilities of surveyors, field engineers, and carpenters; interpretation and use of site/plot plan drawings; and methods used for on-site construction.
27402-14 Site Layout Two: Angular and Distance Measurement (37.5 Hours)
Covers the principles, equipment, and methods used to perform site layout tasks that require making angular measurements.
27403-14 Advanced Roof Systems (20 Hours)
Covers commercial roofing materials and structures and describes the procedures for installing commercial roofing such as standing seam, lap seam, and built-up roofs.
27404-14 Advanced Wall Systems (25 Hours)
Covers installation of a variety of finishing materials, including paneling, and wainscoting. Also, covers installation of curtain walls and fire-rated commercial construction.
27405-14 Advanced Stair Systems (25 Hours)
Provides extensive coverage of the materials and techniques used in finishing wooden staircase. Also, covers a variety of stair systems used in commercial construction.
27406-14 Introduction to Construction Equipment (7.5 Hours)
Introduces construction equipment, including the aerial lift, skid steer loader, electric power generator, compressor, compactor and forklift. An overview of general safety, operation and maintenance procedures is provided.
27407-14 Introduction to Oxyfuel Cutting and Arc Welding (20 Hours)
Introduces the equipment, procedures, and safety practices used in cutting steel with oxyfuel equipment, as well as shielded metal arc welding, gas-tungsten arc welding, and gas metal arc welding. Labs include practice in cutting and welding techniques.
27409-14 Site Preparation (7.5 Hours)
Covers the planning process the precedes the start of work on a construction site, including environmental considerations, personnel issues, access roads, traffic control, permits, site safety, utilities, and crane-related concerns.
26101-11 Fundamentals of Crew Leadership (20 Hours)
Along with the principles of project planning, scheduling, estimating, and management introduces the basic skills required for supervising personnel. Several case studies are included.