36 hours of community college credit available
Students will receive instruction and hands-on experience in hand and power tool safety, site prep and layout, footing and foundation forming, floor and wall framing, sheathing, window and exterior door installation and exterior wall finishes. The students will participate in various projects around the school district. Besides the hands on training, there will be extensive classroom work including math and communication arts. The students will also spend time being tested for basic job skills. Second year students will cover areas of residential interior finish carpentry. This will include energy conservation, insulation, drywall, interior wall and ceiling finishes, interior doors and trim, flooring, cabinet installation, fixture installation, residential wiring and plumbing. Besides the hands on training, there will be extensive classroom work including math and communication arts. Students will also spend time being tested for basic job skills.
Schedule to take the WorkKeys with the CTC Assessment Office (573.334.0826) and obtain required scores:
Complete an application & make deposit ($100)
Provide proof of HS graduation (or GED)
Submit background check form
August - May (Following the Cape Girardeau Public Schools Calendar)
Monday - Friday
Morning block schedule is 8:25 - 10:50
Afternoon block schedule is 12:00 - 2:40
For more information call 573.334.0826 and speak to one of our advisors.