CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

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Category Name:
Commercial Carpentry

 

Courses For This Category

 

 Commercial Carpentry I - General
 Commercial Carpentry II- Form work
 Commercial Carpentry III - Framing
 Commercial Carpentry IV - Advanced General
 Commercial Drywall Layout
 Job Layout: Leveling & Angular
 Punch List
 
Scheduled Courses
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Legend: M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, R=Thursday, F=Friday, Sa=Saturday, DFWEC=DFW Education Center, NLC=North Lake College Main Campus
 
Course Details
Commercial Carpentry I - General
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,223.00
19 Sessions/80 Hours
Consists of 80 hours per semester - Course topics will include: Orientation to the Trade; Basic Safety; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Math & Measurements; Hand and Power Tools; Building Materials; Fasteners, and Adhesives; Intro to Blueprint Reading, Basic Stair Layout, and Basic Rigging.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Applied Construction Math I - English
OR Test: TABE Math - English
OR Test: TABE Math - Spanish
MANDATORY
Req Test: TABE Reading - English
OR Test: TABE Reading - Spanish
MATERIALS:
Core Curriculum 5th Edition
$73.00 - Purchase Required
Carpentry Level 1 TG 5th Ed
$90.00 - Purchase Required
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
Class Fee: $915.00
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
MATERIALS:
no materials
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
Class Fee: $821.00
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
MATERIALS:
no materials
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
Class Fee: $862.00
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
MATERIALS:
no materials
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 Drywall Layout
Type of Class: Short Term
Class Fee: $232.00
2 Sessions/16 Hours
This 16-hour course details the basic step-by-step methods used to layout drywall partitions, ceilings and furrdowns including radius and elliptical shapes. Safety will be emphasized throughout the course.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
no materials
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 ********
 
Job Layout: Leveling & Angular
Type of Class: Short Term
Class Fee: $456.00
9 Sessions/36 Hours
This 36-hour course covers the principals, equipment, and methods used to perform various types of leveling and angular layout required in commercial construction. Topics covered include: differential leveling and establishing leveling points using a builders level, automatic level, and laser levels; the use of 3-4-5 right triangle, manual and automatic transits will be used to establish locations of exterior and interior walls and partitions normally found in commercial construction. Safety will be emphasized through-out the course.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
None Required
$0.00 - Purchase Required
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 ********