Course Description

CSTN 120  Carpentry Basics & Rough-In Framing   5 cr.  
Introduction to the carpentry trade, including history, career opportuinites and requirements. The course covers building materials, fasteners, adhesives, hand tools, and power tools. OSHA rules and regulations for a safe working place and procedures for compliance are covered. This course includes a two-credit imbedded lab where students will be participating in the construction of a house. Students will also learn how to install windows and an exterior door.