Maintenance/Repair Carpenter Career Major - Overview

Maintenance/Repair Carpenter

maintenance repair carpenter
Career Major Length
670 hours
Who Can Enroll
Juniors, Seniors & Adults
Schedule
M-F 7:40-10:30A &/or 11:25A-2:15P
Fees
In-State Tuition:
$1,675.00
Out-of-State Tuition:
$4,355.00
Book Costs:
$239.00
Supplies Costs:
$125.00
Average Oklahoma Salary
$14/hr

Learn basic carpentry skills to maintain and repair residential and commercial buildings. Students will work with roof, floor and stairs systems as well as drywall and concrete. The proper use of construction equipment will be stressed along with the leadership skills needed to head a worksite crew. Skid loader training is included.

Career Major Length
670.00Total Hours
Course Title
Hours
Construction Core
120.00
Orientation to the Trade
30.00
Site Layout One-Distance Measurement & Leveling
30.00
Materials, Fasteners, and Adhesives
15.00
Exterior Finishing
60.00
Intro to Construction Drawings, Specs & Layout
30.00
Floor Systems
45.00
Thermal & Moisture Protection
15.00
Suspended Ceilings
30.00
Roofing Applications
40.00
Drywall Installation & Finishing
90.00
Doors & Door Hardware
15.00
Windows, Doors, Floors & Celing Trim
30.00
Stairs
15.00
Cabinet Installation
30.00
Light Equipment in Construction
15.00
Concrete and Reinforcing Materials
15.00
Becoming a Crew Leader
15.00
Workforce Staging
30.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Reading and math skills at the 8th grade level or above
  • Ability to communicate well and work with others
  • Ability to organize one's work
  • Ability to understand theories and technical information
  • Ability to work on ladders and scaffolds
  • Good eye-hand coordination
  • Good health and physical condition
  • Positive attitude and dependability

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