Prerequisite: State Indentured Carpenter Union Apprentice; CARP 040A; CARP 040B
Advisory: ENGL 030 or ENLA 034 or appropriate placement; READ 022 or appropriate placement; MATH 020 or MATH 020C or appropriate placement
This course provides an introduction to wood flooring materials and installation techniques. Students will study the characteristics of various hard and soft wood species typically chosen for grade, durability, and color. The inspection of existing subfloors will be discussed, and procedures for installing new subfloors will be included. The proper preparation and installation sequence of wood strips and plank flooring will be the main focus of the training.
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