Construction Trades

Residential Carpentry

Construction Trades offers a level of training that qualifies both high school and adult students for entry into the building trades industry or cabinetmaking industry. Practical experience is offered in various phases of residential construction. Skills taught include:

  • Tools and job safety
  • Use of hand and power tools
  • Plan reading and elevations
  • Framing of floors, walls, ceilings, and roofs
  • Roofing applications and thermal and moisture protection
  • Exterior and interior finishing
  • Cabinetmaking