Carpentry & Woodworking
This is a ten-month certificate program with a September entry date. It is designed to provide individuals with pre-employment skills for the construction industry. The program provides training in 18 course areas of study within the carpentry trade. Each area contains practical and theoretical elements. The focus of the program is to produce graduates who can understand and implement techniques of quality craftsmanship. Students progress from hand tool skills to basic and advanced machine woodworking techniques and cabinet making. Construction elements include roof framing, wood frame construction, stair building and interior/exterior finishing.