2019-2020 College Catalog

Framing Carpenter TCC

Program Description (Major Code: FC71)

The Framing Carpenter certificate program prepares students for employment as framing carpenters. Program completers are trained in the use of hand and power tools, materials, blueprint reading, and floor, wall, ceiling and roof framing.

Admissions Requirements

  • Must be 16 years of age
  • Completion of high school or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply
  • Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math
  • Transfer of previous post-secondary credits will be determined by the Office of Enrollment Services

Student Performance/Graduation Requirements: Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average and complete all required courses to graduate.

Course Outline


Occupational Courses (11 Credits)

CARP 1070Site Layout Footing&Foundation


CARP 1105Floor & Wall Framing


CARP 1110Ceiling&Roof Framing Covering


Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 1 Credit

Estimated Program Cost: $1,712