Building & Construction

Start a New Career or Stay Current in Your Field of Work

If you have an interest in problem-solving, working with your hands, or making a drawing come to life, consider a career in the skilled trades. Different positions are available from repairing heating and air conditioning units to installing fiber optic cable to working as a maintenance technician in a local apartment complex. Gain the knowledge and skills you need today for a career in building, construction and other vocational trades.

Course Details & Registration Information

Carpentry II
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Individual interested in a career in Construction related field.
This course covers the advanced theory and construction methods associated with the building industry including interior finishes, pre-finish flooring and installing drywall. Topics include safety, hand/power tool use, measurement and layout, interior trim and finish, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to safely frame and apply interior finishes to a residential building with supervision.
Course Objectives
  1. Learn how to construct their own mock up areas in drywall, interior trim and flooring with supervision.
Outline of Instruction
  1. Drywall - 32 Hours
    Interior Trim - 32 Hours
    Flooring - 32 hours
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
CE to CU Articulation
Text and Supplies Needed
Hammer, Tape, Speed Square, Razor Knife, Nail Set and Coping Saw
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Garage, Warehouse, or Indoor Facility
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Individual interested in a career in Construction related field.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Carpentry Helper
Wake County Need for Industry Positions
Carpentry Helper
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
  • Basic Carpenter Helper
Related Courses
  • Carpentry I - CAR-3124A7
Course Contact Information
Pamela Little