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 covers the advanced skills used to frame hip roof types, including terminology, roof characteristics, and construction methods. Students interpret print views and elevations for job planning to determine hip roof rafter systems and layout details. Students perform rise, run, rafter angles, and length calculations. Framed wall construction is incorporated to facilitate hip roof assemble techniques and installation procedures.
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