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Craft Training Series: Fundamental Carpentry Session 3 - Flooring Framing Systems - DAY 3

May 4, 8:00 am - 3:30 pm at the chapter office
May 11, 8:00 am - 3:30 pm at CPI
May 18, 8:00 - 3:30 pm at CPI

This three day course will describe the layout and construction procedures for floor systems, including how to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications and how to identify different types of framing systems, floor system components and floor system materials. It also covers how to estimate the amount of materials needed for a floor assembly and on some common alternative floor systems. The course includes theory, hands-on instruction and testing of skills. A brief overview of proper use and operations of hand and power tools used in construction today will be included.

Instructor: Bill Weaver, NCCER certified instructor, retired CTE carpentry instructor

Tools required by student: Day 1 - no tools needed. Day 2 & 3 - PPE (hard hat, safety glasses, gloves and hearing protection), construction master calculator, 20 oz. framing hammer, 25' tape, speed square, chalk line, utility knife, and cat's paw.

ABC Member Cost: $300/student (includes lunch and materials)

Central PA Institute of Science & Technology (CPI)
540 North Harrison Road
Pleasant Gap, PA 16823