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Intro to Construction

Intro to Construction - Earn Your CertificationConstruction tools

The course provides instruction related to the core skills used by carpenters in residential and commercial settings. This will be a hybrid course that will provide an overview of the construction industry and lead to a NCCER Core Certification.

Class Date: Mar. 6

Class will meet on the Hamlet Campus from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays. 

Course Topics

Safety, hand/power tool use, site preparation, measurement and layout, footings and foundations and construction framing. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to construct, erect, install and repair structures and fixtures made of wood such as concrete forms and building frameworks, including partitions, joists, studding and rafters, wood stairways, window and door frames and hardwood floors.

Course Cost 

Limited Time Pricing with New Skills, New Life Scholarship: $50 (Total value of class is $271.)

Eligible students will pay the discounted price made possible by the New Skills, New Life Scholarship. Funds are available for a limited time. In order to receive this scholarship, two applications must be completed:

Course Registration Form

Bring completed forms to the Hamlet or Scotland County Campus. If you are an online student, please call Student Services at (910) 410-1700.

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Please call Student Services at (910) 410-1700.

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