House Carpentry & Millwork

House Carpentry & Millwork is a program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to layout, cut, fabricate, erect, install, and repair wooden structures and fixtures using hand and power tools. This program includes instruction in technical mathematics, framing, construction material and selection, job estimating, blueprint reading, foundations and roughing-in, finish carpentry techniques, and applicable codes and standards.

In addition, the program will prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to set up and operate industrial woodworking machinery and to use such machinery to design and fabricate wooden components and complete articles.

  • Identifying carpentry safety
  • Demonstrating the fundamentals of carpentry
  • Using hand tools
  • Operating portable power tools
  • Using ladders and scaffolds
  • Framing floors
  • Framing walls
  • Framing ceilings and roofs
  • Finishing the exterior
  • Finishing the interior
  • Performing commercial carpentry tasks
  • Using cabinet making joinery and mechanical fasteners
  • Setting up, operating and maintaining stationary power tools
  • Fabricating traditional and modern casework
  • Applying hardware
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Wayne Coulson, LT
wcoulson@assabet.org
x2834

William Italiano
witaliano@assabet.org
x2835

Brian VanClief,
bvanclief@assabet.org
x2837