CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

972-574-5200

 
Scheduled Courses
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
** CLASSES ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
         
 
Legend: M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, R=Thursday, F=Friday, Sa=Saturday, DFWEC=DFW Education Center, NLC=North Lake College Main Campus, Online=Web Based Course
 
Course Details
 
Commercial Carpentry I - General
Type of Class: Semester
 
17 Sessions/80 Hours

Pre-Requisite: English or Spanish TABE Math Test or Applied Construction math Class and English or Spanish TABE Reading Test and ESL Placement Test.
All TABE Testing must be completed no later than Friday January 15, 2021.
Course topics will include: Orientation to the Trade; Basic Safety; Basic Communication Skills; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Hand and Power Tools; Building Materials, Fasteners, and Adhesives; Basic Employability Skill; Introduction to Materails Handling; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Introduction to Construction Drawings, Specifications and Layout; Floor Systems; Wall Systems; Ceiling Joist & Roof Framing; Introduction to Building Envelope Systems; Introduction to Basic Rigging; Introduction to Building Envelope Systems, and Basic Stair Layout.

PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Applied Construction Math I
OR Test: TABE Math - English
OR Test: TABE Math - Spanish
MANDATORY
Req Test: TABE Reading - English
OR Test: TABE Reading - Spanish
CLASS FEE:
no classes in semester 
MATERIALS:
to be determined
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
 
Commercial Carpentry II- Form work
Type of Class: Semester
 
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Consists of 80 hours per semester - Course topics will include: Rigging Equipment; Rigging Practices; Properties of Concrete; Reinforcing Concrete; Handling and Placing Concrete; Trenching and Excavating; Foundations and Slab-on-Grade; Vertical Formwork; Horizontal Formwork; and Tilt-Up Wall Panels.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial Carpentry I - General
CLASS FEE:
no classes in semester 
MATERIALS:
to be determined
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
 
Commercial Carpentry III - Framing
Type of Class: Seminar
 
0 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Commercial Carpentry I Consists of 80 hours per semester - Course topics will include: Roofing Applications; Thermal & Moisture Protection; Cold-Formed Steel Framing; Drywall Installation; Drywall Finishing; Door and Door Hardware; Suspended Ceilings; Window, Door, Floor, and Ceiling Trim, Cabinet Installation, and Shop Drawings.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial Carpentry I - General
CLASS FEE:
no classes in semester 
MATERIALS:
to be determined
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **
 
 
Commercial Carpentry IV - Advanced General
Type of Class: Semester
 
0 Sessions/80 Hours
Consists of 80 hours per semester - Course topics will include: Roofing Applications; Thermal & Moisture Protection; Cold-Formed Steel Framing; Drywall Installation; Drywall Finishing; Door and Door Hardware; Suspended Ceilings; Window, Door, Floor, and Ceiling Trim, Cabinet Installation, and Shop Drawings.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Commercial Carpentry I - General
CLASS FEE:
no classes in semester 
MATERIALS:
to be determined
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED IN AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **