Technical Certificate of Credit

The Carpentry Fundamentals certificate introduces the student to the basic levels of carpentry skills. Topics include introduction to the trade, safety, hand and power tool usage, site layout, structural framing, building envelope systems, and exterior finishes. The program emphasizes a combination of carpentry theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a carpentry fundamentals certificate and have the qualifications of an entry-level framing carpenter.   The program uses National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) curriculum which delivers standardized training and credentialing for the industry.

Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Length 17 Credit Hours
Offered Macon Campus


Credit Hours

COFC 1080 Construction Trades Core 4
CARP 1000 Fundamental Carpentry Skills 4
CARP 1015 Structural Framing 5
CARP 1025 Intermediate Carpentry Techniques 4
Total Hours