Craft Training Series: Fundamental Carpentry Session 4 - Wall Systems - DAY 1 of 2
June 1, 8:00 am - 3:30 pm at CPI
June 8, 8:00 - 12:00 pm at CPI
This 1.5 day course teaches trainees the proper procedures for laying out and framing walls, including roughing-in door and window openings, construction corners, and partitions Ts, bracing walls and applying sheathing. The course also includes estimating materials required to frame walls. Course time includes hands-on instructions 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: PPE (hard hat, safety glasses, gloves and hearing protection), construction master calculator, 20 oz. framing hammer, 25' tape, speed square, chalk line, utility knife, cat's paw, and framing square with rafter table.
ABC Member Cost: $150/student (includes lunch and materials)
Central PA Institute of Science & Technology (CPI)
540 North Harrison Road
Pleasant Gap, PA 16823