Prerequisite: State Indentured Carpenter Union Apprentice; CARP 040A; CARP 040B
Advisory:READ 022 or appropriate placement; MATH 070 or appropriate placement.
This course is designed to meet the needs of indentured apprentices with the State of California who are interested in the carpentry industry. The course presents the theory, methods, and procedures required to frame basic walls. Hands-on practice using proper tool techniques and appropriate materials enhance fundamental skills development. Beginning with an introduction to print reading, students perform basic wall layout, plating procedures, and framing assembly and bracing before aligning and completing selected wall construction projects according to industry standards.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921