Department Head, Carpentry
Prepares students to apply technical knowledge and skills in:
Industry Standard Stationary Machinery, Techniques for use with portable power/hand tools, Cabinet Fabrication/Installation, CNC programming and operations, All phases of Residential Construction (home building), Commercial Construction, Construction Management.
Graduates can enter a variety of high-skilled positions or continue their studies at postsecondary institutions. The following occupations are achievable based on education level:
Connecticut Technical Education and Career System’s Carpentry course breakdown by grade. Each student is required to complete four years of a Career Technical Education program.
|Grade 9||Grade 10||Grade 11||Grade 12|
|3 Credits||3 Credits||3 Credits||3 Credits|
|Exploratory and Introduction to Carpentry||Cabinetry/Millwork||Carpentry – Residential Construction||Carpentry – Residential and Commercial Construction|