This introductory course is designed to familiarize students with the use, care, safe operations and maintenance of hand and power tools; to develop their skills in the use, care, and safe handling of supplies and materials; and to provide them with occupational information about carpentry.
- Identify commonly used tools, supplies, and equipment in the carpentry profession.
- Explain the safe use and care of various carpentry tools, supplies and equipment.
- Identify common terminology in the carpentry field.
- Discuss the various local and global career opportunities for professional carpenters.