Skill Certificate in Carpentry/Millwork

Division: Industry & Technology

Students completing this certificate will acquire skills in utilizing tools of the carpentry trade, building materials identification including structural lumber, framing components, mill work, measuring and layout of building components.

Program Outcomes

  • Students will have a working knowledge on how to mill and assemble basic cabinets, and efficiently use material with minimal waste.
  • Students will be able to safely operate power equipment associated with cabinet construction.

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following jobs: entry-level framing, entry-level finish carpentry, entry-level millwork, retail sales of lumber, and related building materials.

Program Requirements 

CT 220Construction Practices I3
CT 221Construction Practices 23
CT 250Basic Carpentry and Construction Practices4
CT 260Interior Millwork4

The Skill Certificate requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Industry & Technology Division Chair.